BH093 - Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical Engineering)(Honours)/Bachelor of Industrial Design (Honours)

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RMIT program code: BH093
Plan name: Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical Engineering)(Honours)/Bachelor of Industrial Design (Honours)
Plan code: BH093MEHDD
Campus: City Campus
Credit points per semester:
Full time: 48
Part time: 24
CRICOS code: 079785J

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2018 Enrolment Program Structure

For students who commence their study in this program from 1 January 2016 onwards, if you enrol in the following courses, your course mark will contribute to the weighted average mark that will determine the honours level of the relevant award once you have completed the program: For the Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical Engineering)(Honours): Mechanical Design 2, Solid Mechanics 3, Mechanical Vibrations, Engineering Computer Graphics, Advanced Engineering Computer Aided Design, Mechanical Design 3, Automatic Control, Applied Heat and Mass Transfer, Remote Area Power Supply, Computational Engineering 1, Computational Engineering 2, Advanced Robotics, Computer Integrated Manufacturing, Renewable Energy Systems, Industrial and Vehicle Aerodynamics, Special Topics in Engineering, Computational Fluid Dynamics and Industrial Design Honours Project Part Two: Design Research and Prototyping; For the Bachelor of Industrial Design (Honours): Design Studio: Digital Practice for Industrial Design, Methods in Design Research and Practice, Industrial Design Honours Project Part One: Design Research and Development, and Industrial Design Honours: Reflection and Exposition

  Year One of Program
 
AND  Year Two of Program
 
AND  Year Three of Program
 
AND  Year Four of Program
 
AND  Year Five of Program
 

For more information about the weighted average mark, please click here

To graduate you must complete the following:

  • All core course requirements of the program including electives to a total of 528 credit points. For detailed information about technical electives / employability foci click here 
  • Before enrolling in a course, you must have satisfactorily completed any prerequisite requirements.  Please click on the 'yes' link to check prerequisites.
  • You must repeat any failed core course/s at the earliest opportunity.
  • Ensure that all applications for credit transfers and Recognition of Prior Learning have been submitted prior to the relevant census dates.
  • Refer to the Course Guides for further course specific information by clicking on the course title.
  • For some courses, students are expected to attend lab sessions at Bundoora East campus. See the timetable for more information.
  • If you are a midyear entrant, click here for enrolment information.
  • If you have any questions/concerns, please submit your query via StudentManagement Portal (SMP) 
  •  

    When selecting Technical Options/Employability Foci in Year Three, Four and Five of the Program students can choose OENG1165 (Professional Engineering Experience Undergraduate) and/or OENG1164 (Humanitarian Experiential Learning Project) or any final year course option from one of the majors/employability foci in the program.

    IMPORTANT: Before enrolling in OENG1165 approval must be sought from the Work Integrated Learning team at oeng1165@rmit.edu.au

    Before enrolling in OENG1164 please contact the Academic Services team via https://www.rmit.edu.au/students/contact-and-help/connect

     

  • Not all courses listed are available each semester.

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Year One of Program

Complete the following Eight (8) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Introduction to Professional Engineering Practice12OENG1166City Campus2901 (FF)
Engineering Mathematics C12YesMATH2117City Campus25702522
Industrial Design Drawing12GRAP1049City Campus15401521
Design in Society: Histories, Politics and Contexts of Application12GRAP1041City Campus15351516
Manufacturing Systems12MANU2095City Campus3446 (FF)2942 (FF)
Mechanics and Materials 112MIET2419City Campus2936 (FF)2913 (FF)
Design Prototyping: Materials, Processes and Experimentation12GRAP1052City Campus15431524
CAID to CAM12GRAP1050City Campus15411522
AND

Select and Complete One (1) of the following Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Design for Sustainability Studio12GRAP1032City Campus15271508
User Centred Design Studio12GRAP1031City Campus15261507
 
AND

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Year Two of Program

Complete the following Six (6) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Engineering Dynamics12MIET2134City Campus2928 (FF)
Applied Thermodynamics12MIET2421City Campus2943 (FF)2918 (FF)
Further Engineering Mathematics C12YesMATH2118City Campus2670
Mechanical Design 124YesMIET2420City Campus2910 (FF)
Fluid Mechanics of Mechanical Systems12MIET2422City Campus2879 (FF)2854 (FF)
Industrial Design Ecologies: Sustainability, Socio-technical Systems and Change12GRAP1042City Campus15361517
AND

Select and Complete One (1) of the following Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Design Studio: Critical and Creative Concerns24YesGRAP1033City Campus15281509
Design Studio: Design in Industry24YesGRAP1034City Campus15291510
 
AND

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Year Three of Program

Please refer to the following website whilst choosing University Electives:

http://www.rmit.edu.au/students/studentelectives  

 

When selecting Technical Options/Employability Foci in Year Three, Four and Five of the Program students can choose OENG1165 (Professional Engineering Experience Undergraduate) and/or OENG1164 (Humanitarian Experiential Learning Project) or any final year course option from one of the majors/employability foci in the program.

IMPORTANT: Before enrolling in OENG1165 approval must be sought from the Work Integrated Learning team at oeng1165@rmit.edu.au

Before enrolling in OENG1164 please contact the Academic Services team via https://www.rmit.edu.au/students/contact-and-help/connect

 

 

Complete the following Five (5) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Mechanics and Materials 212YesMIET2115City Campus2939 (FF)2915 (FF)
Mechatronics Principles12MIET2370City Campus2930 (FF)
Math & Stats for Aero, Mech & Auto12YesMATH2124City Campus25742525
Design Studio: Design in the Research Context24YesGRAP1035City Campus15301511
AND

Select and Complete One (1) of the following Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Industrial Design Tactics: Temporal, Perceptual and Experiential Methods12GRAP1043City Campus15371518
The Contemporary Industrial Design Enterprise: Modes and Practice in Design Business12YesGRAP1045City Campus15381519
Professional Ethics and Design Strategy12YesGRAP1046City Campus15391520
AND

Select and Complete One (1) of the following Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Advanced Industrial Design Engineering12YesGRAP2575City Campus15511532
Advanced CAID12YesGRAP2577City Campus15531534
Industrial Design Prototyping and Complex Fabrication12YesGRAP2578City Campus15541535
Advanced Industrial Design Visualisation12YesGRAP2576City Campus15521533
Electronic and Interactive Prototyping12YesGRAP2572City Campus15491530
Atelier12YesGRAP2570City Campus15471528
Design Practicum12YesGRAP2571City Campus15481529
 
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Year Four of Program

Please refer to the following website whilst choosing University Electives:

http://www.rmit.edu.au/students/studentelectives  

 

When selecting Technical Options/Employability Foci in Year Three, Four and Five of the Program students can choose OENG1165 (Professional Engineering Experience Undergraduate) and/or OENG1164 (Humanitarian Experiential Learning Project) or any final year course option from one of the majors/employability foci in the program.

IMPORTANT: Before enrolling in OENG1165 approval must be sought from the Work Integrated Learning team at oeng1165@rmit.edu.au

Before enrolling in OENG1164 please contact the Academic Services team via https://www.rmit.edu.au/students/contact-and-help/connect

 

Complete the following Nine (9) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Design Studio: Digital Practice for Industrial Design24YesGRAP2221City Campus15441525
Methods in Design Research and Practice12YesGRAP2225City Campus15451526
 
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Year Five of Program

Please refer to the following website whilst choosing University Electives:

http://www.rmit.edu.au/students/studentelectives  

When selecting Technical Options/Employability Foci in Year Three ,Four and five  of the Program students can choose OENG1165 (Professional Engineering Experience Undergraduate) and/or OENG1164 (Humanitarian Experiential Learning Project) or any final year course option from one of the majors/employability foci in the program.

IMPORTANT: Before enrolling in OENG1165 approval must be sought from the Work Integrated Learning team at oeng1165@rmit.edu.au

Before enrolling in OENG1164 please contact the Academic Services team via https://www.rmit.edu.au/students/contact-and-help/connect

Complete the following Four (4) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Research Methods for Engineers12EEET2449City Campus3073 (FF)3044 (FF)
Industrial Design Honours Project Part One: Design Research and Development24YesGRAP2290City Campus15461527
Industrial Design Honours: Reflection and Exposition12YesGRAP2573City Campus15501531
Industrial Design Honours Project Part Two: Design Research and Prototyping24YesGRAP1040City Campus15341515
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Select and Complete Two (2) of the following Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Computational Engineering Analysis12AERO2463City Campus2909 (FF)
 

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Program structure enquiries

Program Manager: Assoc.Prof Martin Leary

College of Science, Engineering and Health

Academic Services Centre CBD

Tel: +61 3 9925 2090

Email: https://www.rmit.edu.au/students/contact-and-help/connect

 

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Please go to the Class timetables web page to access timetabling information.

 

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University Electives are available to Undergraduate students, and in selected Postgraduate programs.

Information about University Elective courses at RMIT is available on the University Electives web site.

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