Course Title: Select common engineering materials

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5398 Diploma of Applied Technologies

Course Title: Select common engineering materials

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 40

Regardless of the mode of delivery, represent a guide to the relative teaching time and student effort required to successfully achieve a particular competency/module. This may include not only scheduled classes or workplace visits but also the amount of effort required to undertake, evaluate and complete all assessment requirements, including any non-classroom activities.

Course Contact: Program Manager

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4468

Course Contact Email: vehs@rmit.edu.au



Course Description

This unit covers recognising common materials used in engineering, assisting in the selection of a material for a specific application, and using test results to evaluate the properties of materials.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

Nil



National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

MEM30007A Select common engineering materials

Elements:

1. Identify common engineering materials by their principal properties

2. Select materials for specific applications

3. Verify selected material as fit for purpose


Learning Outcomes

Refer to Elements and performance criteria


Overview of Assessment

Assessment 1: Unit Test

Assessment 2: Practical Report

Assessment 3: Knowledge Test

 

These tasks assess the following Course Learning Outcomes (CLOs):

Assessment Mapping Matrix

 

Elements/

Performance Criteria Covered

Unit Test

Lab Report

Final Test

1.1

X

X

X

1.2

X

 

X

1.3

X

 

X

1.4

X

 

X

1.5

X

X

X

2.1

 

X

X

2.2

 

X

X

2.3

 

X

X

3.1

 

X

X

3.2

 

X

X

3.3

 

X

X