University of Technology Sydney

41053 Materials and Manufacturing Engineering A

6cp; 3hpw, on campus, weekly
Requisite(s): 48610 Introduction to Mechanical Engineering
Anti-requisite(s): 48621 Manufacturing Engineering



Materials and modern manufacturing technologies underpin all aspects of mechanical engineering. This subject introduces students to the engineering materials, their physical properties and how engineers exploit these properties in the design process. This subject focuses on the principles of various manufacturing processes, how they are implemented and their impacts on the design process. Upon completion of this subject students may have the fundamental knowledge for selecting materials and manufacturing processes appropriate to a particular component and use case.

Typical availability

Spring session

Detailed subject description.

Access conditions

Note: The requisite information presented in this subject description covers only academic requisites. Full details of all enforced rules, covering both academic and admission requisites, are available at access conditions and My Student Admin.