MBE2106 - Basic Engineering Materials and Processing

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Mechanical and Biomedical Engineering
Credit Units
Course Duration
One Semester
AP1201 or BCH1100 (Waived for students admitted through Advanced Standing route if the course is not part of College Requirement)
HKDSE Physics or Design and Applied Technology or equivalent
Exclusive Courses:
Course Offering Term*:
Semester A 2017/18
Semester A 2018/19 (Tentative)

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

The aims of this course are to equip students:

  • with basic knowledge of the structure and properties of engineering materials, both metallic and non-metallic type, used in engineering applications; and 
  • with ability to identify the typical processes and operations involved for conversion and shaping of materials into discrete mechanical components of various products.

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

Continuous Assessment: 40%
Examination: 60%
Examination Duration: 2 hours
Detailed Course Information


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Department of Mechanical and Biomedical Engineering