DIGITAL MANUFACTURING (INDUSTRY 4.0)
Credit points: 15
This subject will provide students with a solid background in the core technological concepts associated with 'the factory of the future', known as 'Industry 4.0' or the fourth industrial revolution. This subject will address future production systems based on decentralized intelligence, autonomous decision making, mechatronic modules and advanced or specialized manufacturing techniques.
SchoolEngineering and Mathematical Sciences
Subject Co-ordinatorAvinash Baji
Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsNo
Subject year levelYear Level 5 - Masters
Available as ElectiveNo
Prerequisites Students must be admitted in one of the following: SMENM or SMENMB
Quota Management StrategyN/A
Quota-conditions or rulesN/A
Minimum credit point requirementN/A
Industry 4.0: The Industrial Internet of Things
Self sourced or Uni sourcedN/A
Entire subject or partial subjectN/A
Total hours/days requiredN/A
Location of WBL activity (region)N/A
WBL addtional requirementsN/A
Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes
Intended Learning Outcomes
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Melbourne (Bundoora), 2021, Semester 2, Blended
Maximum enrolment sizeN/A
Subject Instance Co-ordinatorAvinash Baji
LectureWeek: 31 - 31
One 1.00 h lecture per study period on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 31 and delivered via face-to-face.
Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 30 - 42
Two 1.00 h unscheduled online class per week on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 42 and delivered via online.
WorkShopWeek: 32 - 43
One 2.00 h workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 32 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.
Two hour end of semester examination (equivalent to 2000 words)
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Three written group Case Studies (2100 words total equivalent)
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Weekly Short Written Report of Workshop Activities (equiv. to 150 words each) (equiv. to 1800 words)Each week students model a different aspect of engineering systems to prove concepts or develop products, demonstrate implementation in the virtual or physical world and describe in a short written report.