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Department of Mechanical Engineering, Programme Catalogue 2013/14

TEXX-AFM01: MSc Mechatronics


Mode of attendance: Full-time

Year 1

Follow this link for further information on the NFAAR NFAAR-PGT assessment regulations:
  • This programme has the following designated alternative programme (DAP): PG Diploma
  • Assessment Regulations: Appendix 11 PDF format -requires Acrobat Reader to view
  • Programme progression requirement: not applicable
  • Taught credits: 60; Dissertation/Project credits: 30

Semester 1: Taught Units

Compulsory Units
EE40098 Computational intelligence 6 Credits
ME50221 Integrated engineering 6 Credits
ME50222 Mechatronic systems modelling & simulation 6 Credits
Optional Units: Select 2 Unit(s) from the following list:
EE30041 Control engineering 6 Credits
EE30123 Power electronics & drives 1 6 Credits
EE50071 Signals & information 6 Credits
ME40195 Medical engineering 6 Credits
ME40331 Robotics engineering 6 Credits

Semester 2: Taught Units

Compulsory Units
ME50316 Project phase 1 12 Credits
ME50336 Engineering project management (MSc) 6 Credits
XX50180 Group activity 12 Credits

Dissertation Period: Project/Dissertation Units

Compulsory Units
ME50185 Dissertation 30 Credits

* This programme catalogue is applicable for the 2013/14 academic year only. Students continuing their studies into 2014/15 and beyond should not assume that later years of a programme will be in the format displayed here for 2013/14.
* Programmes and units are subject to change at any time, in accordance with normal University procedures.
* Availability of units will be subject to constraints such as staff availability, minimum and maximum group sizes, and timetabling factors as well as a student's ability to meet any pre-requisite rules.