Mechanical Engineering Major
Mechanical engineering is the branch of engineering that deals with the design, manufacture and maintenance of mechanical components and moving systems.
Areas of study within this major include a foundation in physical and engineering sciences, along with engineering mechanics, computer-aided design, computer-aided manufacturing, advanced engineering materials, thermodynamics, fluid mechanics, control systems, heating and cooling systems, and project management.
Availability & Campus
This Major has been Accredited by: Engineers Australia.
This professional recognition only applies when you study this Major in one of the following courses:
|Unit Code||Unit Title||Credit Points|
|ENM2104||Instrumentation and Measurement||15|
|ENS2170||Principles of Industrial Maintenance||15|
|ENS2110||Materials and Manufacturing 2||15|
|ENS5261||Advanced Materials and Manufacturing Systems||15|
|ENS3105||Mechanical Design and Development||15|
|ENS5114||Advanced Mechanical Design||15|
|ENS3553||Signals and Systems||15|
|ENS5230||Electrical Machines and Transformers||15|
|ENS3190||Mechanics of Solids||15|
|ENS2214||Computer Aided Design and Manufacturing||15|
For more detailed unit information for this Major take a look at our Handbook. To organise your life for next semester visit the Semester timetable.Student handbook
Mechanical engineers have diverse employment opportunities in most sectors of industry, including product design and development, manufacturing, road and transport, mining and resource, public utilities, agriculture, defence, aerospace, and consulting.
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