MG7101 – Engineering Development Project

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Module code
MG7101
Module title
Engineering Development Project
Prescription
To enable students to investigate an engineering problem; to propose, specify, design and develop a solution and where feasible, to construct and test a prototype.
Programmes
  • EN1801
  • SC1001
NZQA Level
Level 7
NZQA Credits
30
Delivery method
  • Web-Enhanced
Learning hours
Directed hours
50
Self directed hours
250
Total learning hours
300
Resources required
Learning Outcomes
1.Synthesise a solution for an engineering problem.
2.Complete a project to a specified standard.
3.Design, project manage and evaluate a concept/model/product.
4.Use software application packages as an engineering tool, if required.
5.Communicate effectively with customers, peers, technicians and engineers.
Content
Theoretical knowledge and practical skills are applied in this practical development project.
The creation of an effective product, prototype, or proof of concept is the major emphasis of this course.
Complete the design process.
Assessment Criteria
The Learning Outcomes will be assessed by a combination of:
Hardware which demonstrates the required functionality
Software which demonstrates the required functionality
Formal written documentation
Oral presentation (s) to peers, staff members and invited guests
A demonstration of the engineering solution and satisfactory responses to any questions that may be asked.


Assessment 1Engineering Problem Solution50
Assessment 2Presentations15
Assessment 3Documentation35