University of Leeds
Fundamental Skills in Engineering Design

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University of Leeds

Fundamental Skills in Engineering Design

Taught in English

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Instructors: AMMAR ALSALKA


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6 hours to complete
3 weeks at 2 hours a week
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  • Describe the engineering design process and apply techniques used in the design process.

  • Demonstrate an informed decision-making process.

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There are 2 modules in this course

Welcome to Fundamental Skills in Engineering Design! The first week of the course will give you a basic understanding of what we mean by 'engineering design', as well as an exploration of the product life cycle. You will learn about the the engineering design process this week too, which is what designers do in order to come up with a new product. This will give you a solid foundation on which to build on in Week 2. Let's get started!

What's included

12 videos16 readings3 quizzes3 discussion prompts

Welcome to Week 2! This week you will examine some of the soft skills that you will need for a role in engineering design before moving on to look at a case study that will give you the opportunity to think about and practice some of the elements of conceptual design.

What's included

1 video13 readings1 assignment2 discussion prompts


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