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Mechatronics Major


Mechatronics engineering is the integration of electrical, electronic and computer engineering with mechanical and industrial engineering. It enables the development of intelligent machines and advanced manufacturing and processing systems.

Areas of study within mechatronics include mechanics, computer-aided design and computer-aided manufacturing, analog and digital electronics, signal analysis, electro-mechanical systems, advanced materials, sensor technology, automatic control, robotics, system design and development and project management. Students will graduate with competencies in electrical, electronic and mechanical engineering. They will also be able to participate in and lead complex multidisciplinary projects.





Mount Lawley

South West (Bunbury)


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Major details



Unit Code Unit Title Credit Points
ENS2456Digital Electronics15
ENM2104Instrumentation and Measurement15
ENS2113Engineering Dynamics15
ENS2110Materials and Manufacturing 215
ENS5261Advanced Materials and Manufacturing Systems15
ENM3218Fluid Mechanics15
ENS3105Mechanical Design and Development15
ENS5360Power Electronics15
ENS3116Advanced Mechanical Design15
ENS3553Signals and Systems15
ENS2257Microprocessor Systems15
ENS5230Electrical Machines and Transformers15
ENS5240Industrial Control15
ENS5442Robotics 115

Employment Opportunities

Mechatronics engineers have diverse employment opportunities in most sectors of industry, including product design and development, manufacturing, mining and resource, process control and automation, public utilities, road and transport, defence, aerospace and consulting.

Possible future job titles

Mechatronics Engineer

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