MECH 400

Design Project

Units: 3.0

Hours: 2-12*-6*

Complete design of a product or a system; specification of function, analysis, selection of materials, strength calculations, preparation of working drawings, cost analysis and tenders, preparation of final design report and symposium presentation of final design. Weekly seminar series featuring topics related to design, safety, marketing and management.

*Indicates a 12-hour laboratory and 6-hour tutorial taken by students on alternate weeks.


  • Credit will be granted for only one of MECH 400, MECH 464.


Undergraduate course in Mechanical Engineering offered by the Department of Mechanical Engineering in the Faculty of Engineering.

Summer 2019 Fall 2019 Spring 2020

Summer timetable available: February 15. Fall and Spring timetables available: May 15.

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