11.4 Mechanical and Mechatronics Engineering
Mechanical and Mechatronics Engineering courses are identified by a four-digit numbering system, the first two digits signifying the following:
The first digit denotes the academic term during which the course is normally offered.
The second digit denotes the primary areas of study, namely:
|1: Materials Science|
|4: Thermal Science|
|5: Fluid Mechanics|
|6: Solid Mechanics|
|7: Design/Project courses|
|8: Other regular courses|
|9: Special Topics|
Non-departmental Engineering courses are designated by ENGI.
Mechanical and Mechatronics Engineering courses are designated by ME.
AR = Attendance requirement as noted.
CH = Credit hours: unless otherwise noted, a course normally has a credit value of 3 credit hours.
CO = Co-requisite(s): course(s) listed must be taken concurrently with or successfully completed prior to the course being described.
CR = Credit restricted: The course being described and the course(s) listed are closely related but not equivalent. Credit is limited to one of these courses. Normally, these courses cannot be substituted, one for the other, to satisfy program requirements.
EQ = Equivalent: the course being described and the course(s) listed are equal for credit determination. Credit is limited to one of these courses. These courses can be substituted, one for the other, to satisfy program requirements.
LC = Lecture hours per week: lecture hours are 3 per week unless otherwise noted.
LH = Laboratory hours per week.
OR = Other requirements of the course such as tutorials, practical sessions, or seminars.
PR = Prerequisite(s): course(s) listed must be successfully completed prior to commencing the course being described.
UL = Usage limitation(s) as noted.