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Materials and Processes 1 (8966.3)

Level: Undergraduate Second Year Level
Credit Points: 3
HECS Bands: 1
Faculty: Faculty of Arts and Design
Discipline: Discipline of Built Environment and Design


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    • Semester 2, 2018, ON-CAMPUS, BRUCE (178481) - View
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    This unit introduces the range of materials and manufacturing processes relevant to industrial designers. It explores the properties, use and selection of appropriate materials in the design and manufacture of products, using guidelines that include sustainability and environmental responsibility.

    Learning Outcomes

    On completion of this unit, students will be able to:

    1. identify and describe primary processes and materials relevant to industrial design;

    2. communicate relevant manufacturing design proposals;

    3. understand and apply these to manufacturing design problems.

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    Contact Hours

    3 hours per week





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