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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2019 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.
  • 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.
  • Not all courses listed are available each semester.
  • 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.
  • Students can access detailed information about employability foci here
  • Please Note: Linked information can only be accessed if you are logged into your RMIT student account.

  • For some courses, students are expected to attend lab sessions at Bundoora East campus. See the timetable for more information.
  • If you have any questions/concerns, please submit your query via Student Management Portal (SMP).
  • IIn 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 and to enrol in OENG1164 please follow the advice here 

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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 Campus1625 (FF)
Engineering Mathematics C12YesMATH2117City Campus11461140
Industrial Design Drawing12GRAP1049City Campus2671 (B104)2758 (B104)
Design in Society: Histories, Politics and Contexts of Application12GRAP1041City Campus2612 (B104)2669 (B104)
Manufacturing Systems12MANU2095City Campus1527 (FF)1515 (FF)
Mechanics and Materials 112MIET2419City Campus1613 (FF)1574 (FF)
Design Prototyping: Materials, Processes and Experimentation12GRAP1052City Campus2613 (B104)2670 (B104)
CAID to CAM12GRAP1050City Campus2609 (B104)2666 (B104)
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 Campus2663 (B104)2675 (B104)
User Centred Design Studio12GRAP1031City Campus2680 (B104)2775 (B104)
 
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 Campus1607 (FF)
Applied Thermodynamics12MIET2421City Campus1576 (FF)
Further Engineering Mathematics C12YesMATH2118City Campus1144
Mechanical Design 124YesMIET2420City Campus1575 (FF)
Fluid Mechanics of Mechanical Systems12MIET2422City Campus1577 (FF)
Industrial Design Ecologies: Sustainability, Socio-technical Systems and Change12GRAP1042City Campus2672 (B104)2761 (B104)
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 Campus2660 (B104)2672 (B104)
Design Studio: Design in Industry24YesGRAP1034City Campus2661 (B104)2673 (B104)
 
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  

IMPORTANT: Before enrolling in OENG1165 approval must be sought from the Work Integrated Learning team at oeng1165@rmit.edu.au and to enrol in OENG1164 please follow the advice here 

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 Campus1605 (FF)1569 (FF)
Mechatronics Principles12MIET2370City Campus1608 (FF)
Math & Stats for Aero, Mech & Auto12YesMATH2124City Campus11641156
Design Studio: Design in the Research Context24YesGRAP1035City Campus2614 (B104)2671 (B104)
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 Campus2675 (B104)2768 (B104)
The Contemporary Industrial Design Enterprise: Modes and Practice in Design Business12YesGRAP1045City Campus2665 (B104)2677 (B104)
Professional Ethics and Design Strategy12YesGRAP1046City Campus2670 (B104)2757 (B104)
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 Campus2604 (B104)2662 (B104)
Advanced CAID12YesGRAP2577City Campus2606 (B104)2664 (B104)
Industrial Design Prototyping and Complex Fabrication12YesGRAP2578City Campus2674 (B104)2765 (B104)
Advanced Industrial Design Visualisation12YesGRAP2576City Campus2605 (B104)2663 (B104)
Electronic and Interactive Prototyping12YesGRAP2572City Campus2664 (B104)2676 (B104)
Atelier12YesGRAP2570City Campus2607 (B104)2665 (B104)
Design Practicum12YesGRAP2571City Campus2871 (B104)2791 (B104)
 
AND

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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  

IMPORTANT: Before enrolling in OENG1165 approval must be sought from the Work Integrated Learning team at oeng1165@rmit.edu.au and to enrol in OENG1164 please follow the advice here 

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 Campus2662 (B104)2674 (B104)
Methods in Design Research and Practice12YesGRAP2225City Campus2678 (B104)2773 (B104)
 
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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  

IMPORTANT: Before enrolling in OENG1165 approval must be sought from the Work Integrated Learning team at oeng1165@rmit.edu.au and to enrol in OENG1164 please follow the advice here 

 

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 Campus1497 (FF)3249 (FF)
Industrial Design Honours Project Part One: Design Research and Development24YesGRAP2290City Campus2666 (B104)2678 (B104)
Industrial Design Honours: Reflection and Exposition12YesGRAP2573City Campus2669 (B104)2756 (B104)
Industrial Design Honours Project Part Two: Design Research and Prototyping24YesGRAP1040City Campus2667 (B104)2679 (B104)
AND

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 Campus3205 (FF1)
 

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College of Science, Engineering and Health

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