ENGN4810 - Nanotechnology and Applications

ENGN4810 - Nanotechnology and Applications

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Engineers Australia Stage 1 Competency Summary

1. Knowledge and Skill base

1.1 Comprehensive, theory based understanding of the underpinning natural and physical sciences and the engineering fundamentals applicable to the engineering discipline. tick
1.2 Conceptual understanding of the mathematics, numerical analysis, statistics, and computer and information sciences which underpin the engineering discipline. tick
1.3 In-depth understanding of specialist bodies of knowledge within the engineering discipline. tick
1.4 Discernment of knowledge development and research directions within the engineering discipline. tick
1.5 Knowledge of engineering design practice and contextual factors impacting the engineering discipline.
1.6 Understanding of the scope, principles, norms, accountabilities and bounds of sustainable engineering practice in the specific discipline. tick

2. Engineering Application Ability

2.1 Application of established engineering methods to complex engineering problem solving. tick
2.2 Fluent application of engineering techniques, tools and resources. tick
2.3 Application of systematic engineering synthesis and design processes. tick
2.4 Application of systematic approaches to the conduct and management of engineering projects. tick

3. Professional and Personal Attributes

3.1 Ethical conduct and professional accountability. tick
3.2 Effective oral and written communication in professional and lay domains. tick
3.3 Creative, innovative and pro-active demeanour. tick
3.4 Professional use and management of information. tick
3.5 Orderly management of self, and professional conduct. tick
3.6 Effective team membership and team leadership. tick

Learning Outcomes to EA Stage 1 Competency Mapping

1. Knowledge and Skill base 2. Engineering Application Ability 3. Professional and Personal Attributes

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1Applying engineering and physics concepts to the non-continuum domain tick tick tick tick tick
2Understand the fundamental forces controlling the dynamic and static response of materials at the nano-scale tick tick tick
3Demonstrate a comprehensive understanding of state-of-the-art nano-fabrication methods tick tick tick tick tick tick
4Determine and evaluate processing conditions to engineer functional nanomaterials tick tick tick tick tick tick tick tick
5Design and analyse scalable system for the continuous production of nanomaterials tick tick tick tick tick tick tick tick tick
6Practice and explain the state-of-the-art characterization methods for nanomaterials, understanding and critiquing nanomaterial safety and handling methods tick tick tick tick tick tick tick tick tick tick tick tick tick tick

Assessment Tasks

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Tutorial Problems

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Scientific Article Discussion

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Final Exam?

Learning Outcomes to Assessment Task Mapping

Assessment Tasks

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1Applying engineering and physics concepts to the non-continuum domain tick tick tick
2Understand the fundamental forces controlling the dynamic and static response of materials at the nano-scale tick tick tick
3Demonstrate a comprehensive understanding of state-of-the-art nano-fabrication methods tick tick
4Determine and evaluate processing conditions to engineer functional nanomaterials tick tick tick
5Design and analyse scalable system for the continuous production of nanomaterials tick tick tick
6Practice and explain the state-of-the-art characterization methods for nanomaterials, understanding and critiquing nanomaterial safety and handling methods tick tick tick

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