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Recommended texts and other resources
- W.D. Callister Jr. Materials Science and Engineering: An Introduction. Wiley and Sons Inc.
- D.R. Askeland. The Science and Engineering of Materials. Chapman & Hall
- M.F. Ashby & D.R.H. Jones. Engineering Materials 1 & 2.
- Subject notes
LEARNING AND TEACHING METHODS
The subject will be delivered through a combination of lectures and tutorials. In addition, students will undertake exercises to reinforce materials covered in the lectures.
INDICATIVE KEY LEARNING RESOURCES
Students will have access to lecture slides and recommended reading materials. The subject LMS site also contains worked solutions for all tutorial problems.
CAREERS / INDUSTRY LINKS
Representatives of Galvanizers Association of Australia and other industry specialists will contribute to the teaching of the subject.
Note: This subject is available for science credit to students enrolled in the BSc.
- Related Handbook entries
This subject contributes to the following:
Type Name Course Master of Architectural Engineering Informal specialisation Science-credited subjects - new generation B-SCI Specialisation (formal) Structural Specialisation (formal) Civil with Business Informal specialisation Selective subjects for B-BMED Informal specialisation Bachelor of Design Elective Subjects Specialisation (formal) Civil Informal specialisation Non-allowed Breadth Subjects within the Bachelor of Design - relating to specific majors Major Engineering Systems
- Breadth options
This subject is available as breadth in the following courses:
- Bachelor of Arts
- Bachelor of Commerce
- Bachelor of Design
- Bachelor of Environments
- Bachelor of Fine Arts (Acting)
- Bachelor of Fine Arts (Animation)
- Bachelor of Fine Arts (Dance)
- Bachelor of Fine Arts (Film and Television)
- Bachelor of Fine Arts (Music Theatre)
- Bachelor of Fine Arts (Screenwriting)
- Bachelor of Fine Arts (Theatre)
- Bachelor of Fine Arts (Visual Art)
- Bachelor of Music
- Available through the Community Access Program
About the Community Access Program (CAP)
This subject is available through the Community Access Program (also called Single Subject Studies) which allows you to enrol in single subjects offered by the University of Melbourne, without the commitment required to complete a whole degree.
Entry requirements including prerequisites may apply. Please refer to the CAP applications page for further information.
Additional information for this subject
Subject coordinator approval required
- Available to Study Abroad and/or Study Exchange Students
This subject is available to students studying at the University from eligible overseas institutions on exchange and study abroad. Students are required to satisfy any listed requirements, such as pre- and co-requisites, for enrolment in the subject.
Last updated: 22 July 2021