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SEM313 - Manufacturing

Unit details

Year2016 unit information
Enrolment modes:Trimester 2: Waurn Ponds (Geelong), Cloud (online)
Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:0.125
Unit chair:

Tim Hilditch


Must have completed 12 credit points of study



Incompatible with:


Contact hours:

Campus: 2 x 1 hour classes per week, 1 x 2 hour practical per week. All students must attend and participate in practical activities for this unit at scheduled sessions during the trimester.

Cloud (online): Learning experiences are via CloudDeakin. Students must attend and participate in practical activities at the Waurn Ponds (Geelong) campus on the scheduled day during the trimester intensive week.


* As of 2017 – Trimester 1: Waurn Ponds (Geelong), Cloud (online)


This unit will take a practical approach to understanding the role of the manufacturing process in controlling the quality and cost of a component. The impact of processing variables such as pressure, time and temperature in attaining specified property and quality requirements during the manufacture of commonly used materials will be examined.


Practicals 40%, project proposal 30%, project portfolio 30%.  To be eligible to obtain a pass in this unit compulsory attendance is required by all students to unit specific activities at Waurn Ponds (Geelong).  These unit specific activities may be undertaken either at scheduled sessions on multiple days during the trimester or during a single day of unit specific activities scheduled during the trimester intensive week.

Unit Fee Information

All Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP), fee paying undergraduate and pre-2016 commencing students

Unit fee information available soon

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