There are no prescribed texts for this subject.
Recommended texts and other resources
The following texts are recommended for this subject:
- 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 Course Master of Civil Engineering Specialisation (formal) Civil Specialisation (formal) Civil with Business Major Engineering Systems Specialisation (formal) Structural Informal specialisation Non-allowed Breadth Subjects within the Bachelor of Design - relating to specific majors Informal specialisation Science Discipline subjects - new generation B-SCI
- 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 (Production)
- 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.
- 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: 2 December 2023