MBE3006 - Plastics Engineering

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Mechanical and Biomedical Engineering
Credit Units
Course Duration
One Semester
(MA1201 or MA1301) and MBE2034 (Prerequisites which are not part of the Major Requirement are waived for students admitted with Advanced Standing.)
Equivalent Course(s)
Course Offering Term*:
Semester A 2015/16
Semester A 2016/17 (Tentative)

* The offering term is subject to change without prior notice
Course Aims

The aim of this course is to develop students' concepts in the structures and mechanical properties of polymeric materials so as to be able to: (i) select and use appropriate materials in the design of plastic based components/products, and (ii) use the knowledge towards selecting optimum manufacturing processes and processing conditions. 
In addition, it will provide relevant knowledge needed for undertaking further courses on tool design and product design courses involving plastics.

Assessment (Indicative only, please check the detailed course information)

Continuous Assessment: 40%
Examination: 60%
Examination Duration: 2.5 hours
Detailed Course Information


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