Learning Outcomes to be assessed:
Learning US – Underpinning Science and Mathematics
Outcome US3: Ability to apply and integrate knowledge and understanding of materials,
1 processes, inspection and design disciplines to define manufacturing specifications and
efficient and cost-effective manufacture.
Learning E – Engineering Analysis
Outcome E2: To be ability to identify, classify and describe the performance of manufacturing
2 design decisions through the use of systematic analysis, analysis and modelling
E3: To be competent in the use of commercial software packages to design, analyse
and model mechanical design systems.
Learning D – Design
Outcome D3: Identify and manage cost drivers that influence the choice of manufacturing
D6: Manage the design for manufacture process relevant to products and systems and
Learning P – Engineering Practice
Outcome P6: Understanding of British and International standards appropriate to product design
4 and manufacture
P7: To be aware of the quality issues underpinning manufacturing design, eg
uncertainty, dimensional and geometric tolerances, surface finish.
P8: To be aware of how uncertainty applies to manufacturing processes and