Elements of Engineering Design A-Level at Manshead School

Philip Mason, Michael Hopkinson
1975, Vol. 8, No. 1,

Abstract


Elements of Engineering Design is a Cambridge Board A-level course devised to involve sixth form pupi Is in the creative and constructive disciplines of the design engineer. As an examination syllabus it offers a balance between theoretical aspects of the technology of materials and processes; mechanics, designed practical project work. The importance of a candidate's ability in the solution of design problems from defining a brief through analysis, synthesis, realization and evaluation is indicated by a coursework mark of 40%.


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