SEM722 - Advanced Manufacturing Technology


2021 unit information

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

For S462 students: SEM313 and completion of 22 credits points



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Study commitment

Students will on average spend 150 hours over the teaching period undertaking the teaching, learning and assessment activities for this unit.

Scheduled learning activities - campus

1 x 2 hour online content per week (recordings provided), 1 x 1 hour studio per week, 3 x 3 hour practicals per trimester.

Scheduled learning activities - cloud (online)

1 x 2 hour online content per week (recordings provided), 1 x 1 hour online studio per week, 3 x 3 hour online practicals per trimester (recorded).

Students have the option to attend and participate in practical activities for this unit at scheduled sessions on multiple days during the trimester.


This unit delivers to the student the modern and emerging trends of advanced manufacturing. Built upon well-established engineering theories and principles which are generally complex and academically challenging, this unit will investigate areas such as Advanced Product Manufacture, Process Modelling, Industry 4.0 and the Circular Economy. The content covers application issues; theoretical underpinning; environmental, sustainability and economic factors and is delivered, where appropriate, through case studies and research experiences.

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