This course educates students in methods for designing high-quality, lower-cost products through considerations of performance, quality, and cost.
E1 P10 – Ability to work with technical uncertainty, limited or contradictory information, being able to make value judgements in the solution of unfamiliar engineering design problems, understanding the limitations. Explain the implications of robust design to inventive design and technology development. exam
F1 P11 – Ability to evaluate technical risk with an awareness of the limitations of possible solutions. Identify noise factors whose variation may affect the quality characteristics. coursework, exam, project
G1 P12 – Ability to write, structure and present technical reports and specifications. Present results of project. project
The material in this module is delivered through a combination of formal lectures, tutorials and practical sessions.