Undergraduate Course: Electronic Product Design and Manufacture 5 (ELEE11053)
|School||School of Engineering
||College||College of Science and Engineering
|Credit level (Normal year taken)||SCQF Level 11 (Year 5 Undergraduate)
||Availability||Available to all students
|Summary||The objective of this course is to provide students with a methodical approach to product design which breaks the process down into sequential steps and emphasizes the concept that design cannot be carried out in isolation from the manufacturing process, where quality and reliability are essential to economic success.
Entry Requirements (not applicable to Visiting Students)
||Other requirements|| None
Information for Visiting Students
|High Demand Course?
Course Delivery Information
|Academic year 2015/16, Available to all students (SV1)
|Learning and Teaching activities (Further Info)
Seminar/Tutorial Hours 8,
Supervised Practical/Workshop/Studio Hours 40,
Formative Assessment Hours 1,
Summative Assessment Hours 20,
Programme Level Learning and Teaching Hours 4,
Directed Learning and Independent Learning Hours
|Assessment (Further Info)
|Additional Information (Assessment)
||Assessment will be based on the following components:
1. poster and viva on optimisation mini project
2. class exam
3. TQA presentation/web/video
|No Exam Information
On completion of this course, the student will be able to:
- Have a good working knowledge of transerable design methodology.
- Understand experimental design
- Be able to use response surfaces to optimize processes.
- Understand the impact of process variavility on product quality.
- Understand methods for improving quality within an organization
|Graduate Attributes and Skills
|Keywords||process optimisation,experimental design
|Course organiser||Prof Anthony Walton
Tel: (0131 6)50 5620
|Course secretary||Mrs Sharon Potter
Tel: (0131 6)51 7079
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