Unit

School Of Engineering, Design And Built Environment

Design Practice: Sustainable ManufacturingWestern Sydney University Unit Code: 301308.2

Discipline: OTHER ENGINEERING AND RELATED TECHNOLOGIES

Student Contribution Band: 2

Level: 2

Credit Points: 10

Co ordinator
Jean Payette


Assumed Knowledge
The ability to communicate a design proposal using 2D or 3D computer software with annotations, and application of Australian Standards AS 1100 is desirable


Teaching Periods

PeriodOffered  Campus  Contact
2022 Autumn  Yes  Parramatta Campus - Victoria Road - DAY  Jean Payette  Timetable not available  

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About this Unit
Reflecting upon the life cycle of products and their components is important in understanding how decisions at the design level impact on people, resources, sustainable goals and how these contribute towards sustainability-oriented local and global value chains. This unit focuses on sustainable decision-making at the design level. It challenges and motivates students towards using sustainability principles to promote good Design for Disassembly (DfD) practices with linkages to material durability, and material reuse. Through a project-based approach, students will appraise manufacturing considerations for product design applying in succession Design for Manufacturing, Assembly and Disassembly (DfM, DfA, DfD) principles to their products and reflect on product lifecycle management best practice.

Special Requirements - Essential Equipment
Vernier Callipers: Analogue or digital


Courses
1843.1Bachelor of Graphic Design (Pathway to Teaching Secondary)CONTINUING
1843.2Bachelor of Graphic Design (Pathway to Teaching Secondary)CURRENT
3691.6Bachelor of Engineering ScienceCURRENT
3729.2Bachelor of Design and TechnologyCONTINUING
3729.3Bachelor of Design and TechnologyCONTINUING
3729.4Bachelor of Design and TechnologyCURRENT
3730.2Bachelor of Industrial DesignCONTINUING
3730.3Bachelor of Industrial DesignCONTINUING
3730.4Bachelor of Industrial DesignCURRENT
3731.2Bachelor of Industrial Design (Honours)CONTINUING
3731.3Bachelor of Industrial Design (Honours)CONTINUING
3731.4Bachelor of Industrial Design (Honours)CURRENT
3771.1Bachelor of Engineering Advanced (Honours)CURRENT
6013.1Diploma in Design/Bachelor of Graphic Design (Pathway to Teaching Secondary)CONTINUING
6013.2Diploma in Design/Bachelor of Graphic Design (Pathway to Teaching Secondary)CURRENT


Specialisations

M3123.1Visualisation and GraphicsCURRENT
MT3054.1Mechanical EngineeringCURRENT
SM3104.1Design PracticeCONTINUING
SM3107.1VisualisationCURRENT




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