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ENS3260 Advanced Materials and Manufacturing Systems
Credit Points: 15
ENS2110 Materials and Manufacturing 2 , AND
ENS1115 Materials and Manufacturing 1

This unit extends students’ knowledge of engineering materials (metals, ceramics, polymers and composites) and enables them to select materials on the basis of their inherent properties and the processing techniques that are applicable to them. An introduction to heat treatment of metals is also provided. The unit also introduces students to advanced manufacturing systems and methodologies including automation and robotics, group technology, flexible manufacturing systems, non-destructive testing, and quality control.

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This Unit is part of the following Courses / Unit Sets
K53Bachelor of Engineering (Civil)
K52Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical)
G69Bachelor of Engineering (Mechatronics)
K06Bachelor of Engineering (Mechatronics) Bachelor of Technology (Motorsports)
G68Bachelor of Technology (Motorsports)
MABUSPMechanical Engineering Major
MABUSKMechatronics Major
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Last Updated - Higher Education: 15/03/2012 VET: 15/03/2012