Mechanical Engineering
Advanced Standing I
Mechanical Engineering
Degree / Award Title
Bachelor of Engineering in Mechanical Engineering
Offering Academic Unit
Department of Mechanical Engineering
Normal Period of Study
3 years
Maximum Period of Study
6 years
Credit Units Required for Graduation
93 or 96 credit units
Note: The following curriculum information is subject to periodic review and changes.

GE Requirements (21 credit units)Catalogue Term : Semester A 2018/19

  Credit Units
University Requirements GE1401 University English 3
GE2410 English for Engineering 3
GE1501 Chinese Civilisation - History and Philosophy 3
Distributional Requirements Take 2 courses from two different distributional areas:

Area 1: Arts and Humanities
Area 2: Study of Societies, Social and Business Organisations
Area 3: Science and Technology

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College-specified Courses ^ MA1200 Calculus and Basic Linear Algebra I
CS1102 Introduction to Computer Studies
CS1302 Introduction to Computer Programming *

* Subject to sufficient enrollments.

MA1201 Calculus and Basic Linear Algebra II 3

^ Students who have not passed the MA placement test should take MA1200 whilst students who have passed the MA placement test should take CS1102 or CS1302.

College / School Requirements (0 credit units)Catalogue Term : Semester A 2018/19

Not required.

Major Requirements (72 or 75 credit units)Catalogue Term : Semester A 2018/19

Course exemptions granted to individual students should be made up within electives in the Major Requirement.

1. Core Courses (66 or 69 credit units)^

^ Up to 3 credit units of core courses are to be waived from the B2 level courses: MA2177, MBE2016, MBE2020, MBE2029, MBE2036, MBE2101, MBE2109 and MBE2110 based on the academic background of students.
Course CodeCourse TitleCredit Units
MA2177Engineering Mathematics and Statistics3
MBE2016Engineering Graphics3
MBE2020Engineering Workshop Practice0
MBE2029Electrical and Electronic Principles I3
MBE2036Engineering Computing3
MBE2101Thermo and Fluid Dynamics3
MBE2109Engineering Mechanics3
MBE2110Engineering Materials3
MBE3010Mechanical Design3
MBE3046Automation Technology3
MBE3049Control Principles3
MBE3058Embedded Control Systems3
MBE3106Advanced Thermofluids3
MBE3115Microelectromechanical Systems3
MBE3118Mechanics of Materials3
MBE3119Manufacturing Technology3
MBE3120Measurement and Instrumentation3
MBE4010Dynamics and Control3
MBE4032Robotics and Machine Vision3
MBE4066Professional Engineering Practice3

Select ONE from the following:
Course CodeCourse TitleCredit Units
MBE4068Project (Individual)9
MBE4116Capstone Project II9

2. Electives (12 credit units)

Students are required to complete at least 6 credit units of electives, in addition to credit units required to make up for exempted core courses.

Course CodeCourse TitleCredit UnitsRemarks
CS2311Computer Programming3
CS3402Database Systems3* Students can take either CS3402 or SEEM3040 depending on the availability
EE2109Electronic Circuits3
EE3210Signals and Systems3
FS2001Workshop-based Study in Science and Engineering3
MA2001Multi-variable Calculus and Linear Algebra3
MA3001Differential Equations3
MBE3059Intelligent Robot Design3
MBE3063Material Analysis for Product Quality3
MBE3116Capstone Project I3
MBE4005Finite Element Analysis3
MBE4006Consumer Mechatronics3
MBE4046Green Industrial Systems3
MBE4047Directed Studies3
MBE4048Advanced Manufacturing Technologies3
MBE4117Product Development: Methodologies, Innovation and Management3
SEEM3040Engineering Database and Systems3* Students can take either CS3402 or SEEM3040 depending on the availability
SEEM3102Quality Engineering3
SEEM4024Project Management3
SEEM4025Quality Systems and Management3
SEEM4043Global Operations Management3@ Students can take either SEEM4043 or SEEM4106 depending on the availability
SEEM4064Reliability Engineering3
SEEM4106Operations Management of Production and Service Systems3@ Students can take either SEEM4043 or SEEM4106 depending on the availability

3. Optional Courses
Course CodeCourse TitleCredit UnitsRemarks
FS4001Co-operative Education Scheme (CES)8Internship (8 months)
FS4002Industrial Attachment Scheme3Internship (9 to 12 weeks)