Introduction to Engineering Design

ENG1100

This course fosters creativity and introduces conceptual design, sustainable design in engineering, industrial design, computer aided design and dratfing early in the course.  Early training and practice in the engineering design method, introduction to engineering handbooks and commercial catalogues is necessary for a foundation to which you can relate future studies in the more advanced courses of the qualification.

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    Level
    5
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    Credits
    15
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    EFTs
    0.125
  • Workload

    Allow approximately 8-9 hours study time per week for each 15 credit course. Your workload may be higher around assessment due dates or exam time.

  • Cost
    2019
    NZ students $738 + $60 annual administration fee
    International students N/A + $60 annual administration fee
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    Prerequisites Check entry and other requirements under the qualification you are studying

This course requires the use of CAD. You are advised to become familiar with a 2D CAD program before the start of the course.

Textbooks

There is a textbook required for this course. Visit our textbook page for more information.

How to enrol

Before enrolling in this course you need to:

  • choose the qualification you will study the course under
  • check the order that courses in the qualification should be studied in the Qualification Structure table. This is in the Choose courses and apply tab on the qualification page.

You can do this course as part of these qualifications:

Certificate of Achievement
Bachelor's Degree
  •  
    Level
    5
  •  
    Credits
    15
  •  
    EFTs
    0.125
  • Workload

    Allow approximately 8-9 hours study time per week for each 15 credit course. Your workload may be higher around assessment due dates or exam time.

  • Cost
    2019
    NZ students $738 + $60 annual administration fee
    International students N/A + $60 annual administration fee
  •  
    Prerequisites Check entry and other requirements under the qualification you are studying