SER300 - Mechatronic Design

Year:

2023 unit information

Enrolment modes: Trimester 1: Waurn Ponds (Geelong), Cloud (online)
Credit point(s): 2
EFTSL value: 0.250
Prerequisite:

SET111, SEJ102, SEM200 and one unit in SEE222, SER201 or SER202

Corequisite:

Nil

Incompatible with:

SEE320 and SEM433

Study commitment

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

1  x 1 hour seminar (weeks 1-5), 1 x 3 hour studio (weeks 6-11), 6 hours of studios per week.

Scheduled learning activities - cloud (online)

Online independent and collaborative learning. Students are required to attend and participate in project-based activities for the scheduled sessions during the trimester intensive activities as detailed in the unit site.

Note:

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.

Content

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.

Unit Fee Information

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