Introduction to Engineering Design

ENG1100

This course fosters creativity and introduces conceptual design, sustainable design in engineering, industrial design, computer aided design and drafting.

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    Level
    5
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    Credits
    15
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    Cost
    $760 NZ Domestic
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    EFTS
    0.125
  • Teaching weeks 17 weeks
  • Workload Approximately 9 hours per week
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    Prerequisites Check entry and other requirements under the qualification you are studying

This course will give you training and practice in the engineering design method and introduction to engineering handbooks and commercial catalogues. This is a necessary foundation for future studies in the more advanced courses of the qualification.

CAD software

As part of this course, you will be using CAD software, so we recommend you become familiar with a 2D CAD program before the start of the course.

Textbooks

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

Computer and internet requirements

To complete this course you will need access to a laptop or desktop computer, reliable broadband internet connection and a data plan able to support online learning such as streaming of videos (including YouTube), downloading content, and writing and submitting online assessments. If you are unsure if your current computer or internet access allows you to complete your online learning with us, please contact us before applying to enrol.

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.

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  •  
    Level
    5
  •  
    Credits
    15
  •  
    Cost
    $760 NZ Domestic
  •  
    EFTS
    0.125
  • Teaching weeks 17 weeks
  • Workload Approximately 9 hours per week
  •  
    Prerequisites Check entry and other requirements under the qualification you are studying