MG6136 – Design

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Module code
MG6136
Module title
Design
Prescription
To enable students to determine and apply the processes required to analyse engineering design problems and identify possible solutions.
Programmes
  • EN1801
  • SC1001
NZQA Level
Level 6
NZQA Credits
15
Delivery method
  • Web-Enhanced
Learning hours
Directed hours
60
Self directed hours
90
Total learning hours
150
Resources required
Learning Outcomes
1.Evaluate and produce design alternatives from a supplied design concept
2.Develop design parameters considering functionality, safety, environmental, cultural and, ethical issues.
3.Produce a practicable detailed design.
4.Prepare documentation for a design
Content
Design process and methodology, design briefs, concepts, stakeholder requirements, alternatives, evaluation, decision making, design standards.
Producing a detailed design, design evaluation and review, identify and apply relevant design codes.
Material selection, determining and applying criteria, considering alternatives, selection, specification.
Design reports, documenting the design, calculations, drawings, specifications, writing a report, design presentations.
Assessment Criteria
Assessment 1Project (part A)30
Assessment 2Project (part B)70