SER300 - Mechatronic Design
2021 unit information
|Enrolment modes:||Trimester 1: Waurn Ponds (Geelong), Cloud (online)|
SEE222, SER201 or SER202
SEE320 and SEM433
Students will on average spend 300 hours over the teaching period undertaking the teaching, learning and assessment activities for this unit.
|Scheduled learning activities - campus||
For weeks 1-5 students are required to engage in 2 x 1 hour online content per week (recordings provided), 1 x 1 hour seminar per week, 1 x 3 hour studio per week. For weeks 6-11 students are required to engage in 6 hours of studio per week. Students are required to attend and participate in project-based activities for this unit at scheduled sessions on multiple days during the trimester.
|Scheduled learning activities - cloud (online)||
Independent and collaborative learning activities including prerecorded videos. Students are required to attend and participate in project-based activities for this unit at scheduled sessions on multiple days during the trimester intensive week (typically week 6).
Student Equipment Purchases
Learning experiences and assessment activities in this unit require that students have access to specific mechatronics components/equipment. The expected cost of this equipment for this unit is approximately $300. These components will also be usable in subsequent units.
The aim of this unit is to study the design and management of a mechatronic project. The unit develops the skills to apply mechanical and electronic knowledge to build a managed mechatronic project. The project will be an autonomous robotic build which will include the electronic control of a mechanical system. Engineering consideration of managed projects is included.
To be eligible to obtain a pass in this unit students must achieve at least 50% in the showcase (this includes an oral component that must be passed) and 40% in the progress presentation.
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