DE5303 – Manufacturing Processes

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Module code
DE5303
Module title
Manufacturing Processes
Prescription
To apply engineering knowledge to common manufacturing processes
Programmes
  • EN1603
  • SC1101
NZQA Level
Level 5
NZQA Credits
15
Delivery method
  • Web-Enhanced
Learning hours
Directed hours
90
Self directed hours
60
Total learning hours
150
Resources required
Learning Outcomes
1.Select mechanical engineering manufacturing processes for products.
2.Select equipment and tooling to support mech. engineering manufacturing processes
3.Assess an existing manufacturing process
Content
Principles of hazard identification and safety in the workplace.
Metal cutting - machine tools, turning, milling, grinding, EDM.
Casting - basic processes, sand, shell, die, and centrifugal.
Metal working - hot and cold working, rolling, forging, and presswork.
Extrusion - forward, reverse and impact.
Fabrication - welding, cutting, soldering and adhesive joining.
Surface finishing - painting, polishing and plating.
Rapid Prototyping
Assessment Criteria
Assignments30
Case Studies20
Examination50