University of Technology Sydney

48650 Mechanical Design 2

6cp; Forms of attendance and mode of delivery in this subject have changed to enable social distancing and reduce the risks of spreading COVID-19 in our community.
Requisite(s): 48600 Mechanical Design 1 AND 48642 Strength of Engineering Materials
Anti-requisite(s): 43017 Machines and Mechanisms B
Recommended studies:

48331 Mechanics of Solids

Fields of practice: Mechanical Engineering, Mechanical and Mechatronic Engineering, Mechatronic Engineering majors



This subject builds on and brings together the concepts introduced in earlier subjects, such as 48600 Mechanical Design 1, 48610 Introduction to Mechanical and Mechatronic Engineering, and 48620 Fundamentals of Mechanical Engineering, along with the technical knowledge built up until this stage of the course. It provides a link between engineering science and practice, and focuses on the technical aspects of engineering design, for instance, identifying and conducting the relevant engineering analysis and subsequently making appropriate technical level design decisions and recommendations.

Typical availability

Autumn session, City campus

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