Description

All accredited engineering courses include Engineering Applications (EA) - the practical study through project work of the essentials of design, drafting, manufacturing and materials. This book provides students on HNC/D and the early years of degree courses with the information necessary to support the project work they must undertake to fulfil the EA part of their course. The book includes a Quick Reference Guide that will be of use throughout a career in engineering. The purpose of this textbook is to introduce the student to the concept of EA, providing a grounding in the basics that will allow the reader to tackle EA projects. The text is complemented by a Tutor's Resource Pack, which provides a bank of photocopiable project specifications and a range of support materials including record sheets, charts and diagrams.

Key Features

A practical, project-based approach to EA A text, a project resource and a reference guide all in one Project briefs provided in a photocopiable Tutor's Resource Pack

Readership

First and second year engineering undergraduates; students on BTEC and GNVQ engineering courses

Table of Contents

An introduction to engineering applications; Engineering a project; Design and drafting; Preparing for manufacture; Process planning; Project outlines;Writing reports; Quick reference guide.

Details

No. of pages:
240
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 1998
Published:
Imprint:
Butterworth-Heinemann
Electronic ISBN:
9780080984889
Print ISBN:
9780750625777

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