Diploma in Engineering Technology (Product Design and Manufacturing)

JPT/BPP(K) 1000-600/B293 JLD4(11)(R/214/4/0156)(A 7165) 01/2021

Programme Brief

Product Design & Manufacturing is a programme that focuses on product design concepts, presentation of new product ideas and advanced manufacturing applications for production. The programme provides a thorough understanding of design principles, manufacturing processes, and manufacturing technologies for which the activities involve the entire product lifecycle, from the identification of a market opportunity or requirements, through design, testing and manufacture.

After the attainment of the technical foundation, the core competencies in the programme will be facilitated by a wide range of technology disciplines namely rapid prototyping, ergonomics and design, product design for manufacturing, and advanced manufacturing.

At the end of the programme, the students will be able to incorporate various design and manufacturing processes by integrating creativity, design, prototyping, manufacturing, and entrepreneurship in all phases of the product design and development lifecycle. Students are also required to propose and produce new and innovative product design that conforms to industrial standards or practices during their final year project.

Core Study Area

Produce graduates who are :

PEO 1 : Able to demonstrate skills in industrial design practices particularly in areas related to consumer products, transport and furniture design, thus contribute to local and global industry demands.

PEO 2 :Able to engage in lifelong learning and demonstrate good leadership quality through academic
qualifications achievement and career advancement.

PEO 3 :Responsible to the community, cultures and environment through involvement with related
organizations and society.

PEO 4: Able to communicate effectively and demonstrate entrepreneurial skills

At the end of this programme, students will be able to:

PLO 1 : Apply knowledge of mathematics, science, engineering fundamentals and engineering specialisation principles to well – defined practical procedures and practices.

PLO 2: Analyse well-defined engineering problems in their discipline or area of specialisation.

PLO 3 :Formulate solutions to well-defined technical problems.

PLO 4: Assist in formulation of systems, components or processes to meet specified needs.

PLO 5: Conduct investigations of well-defined problems .

PLO 6 :Apply appropriate techniques, resources and engineering tools to well-defined engineering activities, with an awareness of their limitation.

PLO 7: Demonstrate an awareness of and consideration for societal, health, safety, legal and cultural issues and their consequent responsibilities.

PLO 8: Communicate effectively with the engineering community and society at large.

PLO 9 Function effectively in a diverse technical team.

PLO 10: Demonstrate an understanding of professional ethics, responsibilities and norms of engineering technology practices.

PLO 11: Demonstrate an awareness of management, business practices and entrepreneurship.

PLO 12: Demonstrate an understanding of the impact of engineering practices, taking into account the need for sustainable development.

PLO 13 :Recognise the need for professional development and to engage in independent and lifelong learning. 

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