MBE4066 - Professional Engineering Practice

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Mechanical and Biomedical Engineering
Credit Units
Course Duration
One Semester
Normative 4-year degree and ASI students must complete a minimum of 45 CUs to be eligible
Equivalent Course(s)
JC4066 or MEEM4066 or SEEM4066
Course Offering Term*:
Semester A 2016/17, Semester B 2016/17
Semester A 2017/18 (Tentative), Semester B 2017/18 (Tentative)

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

This course provides an over-arching coverage of the role of engineers in society. It strengthens students’ assimilation of fundamental engineering and technical subject matters of a BEng programme and their appreciation of modern engineering’s economic, political, environmental and ethical implications. 

With the increasing integration of the industrial fabrics of Hong Kong and Southern China, the course will also examine on the role of engineering in the past and future development of manufacturing and industry in Hong Kong and the Pearl River Delta.

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

Continuous Assessment: 100%
Detailed Course Information


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Department of Mechanical and Biomedical Engineering