Faculty of Art, Design and Architecture
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The use of materials and manufacturing processes with particular reference to their application in product design. Product life cycle and environmental design considerations are taken into account to include disassembly techniques and the recycling of metals and plastics. Students gain an understanding of design applicable for low volume manufacture or batch production.
On successful completion of this unit, students will:
Class assignments: 60% Examination: 40%
3 hours lectures and tutorials and 9 hours independent study
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