Engineering Studies - H4 Telecommunications - Practical Activities 890 - This section contains classroom practical challenges that enhance the learning of engineering concepts. The challenges link to Engineering Studies outcome. Truss analysis Specialised test equipment Fibre optics Semiconductors Electromagnetic spectrum Modulation Data management/encryption/compression Digital logic
Engineering Studies - H1 Civil Engineering - The Engineering Profession 514 - This topic outlines the historical development of civil engineering. It uses Australian examples to highlight innovation and achievement. An understanding of the positive impacts that engineering has on people’s lives is a key concept for this topic.
Over the past few years Engineers Australia has worked with Engineering Studies teachers in the Newcastle area to develop an understanding of the needs of these teachers in the effective delivery of the Engineering Studies curriculum. We created a pilot program where we hosted a seminar/workshop/networking style forum in weeks 3 and 7 of each term that focuses on modules in […]
This is the resources page for the Engineering Encounters Bridge Design Contest. Students will each have a computer and be given instructions on how to “build” a bridge on-line. The computer program (Engineering Encounters Bridge Design Contest - http://bridgecontest.org) will then test the strength of the bridge by simulating a truck driving over it.
Engineering Studies - H1 Civil Engineering - The Engineering Profession 512 - This topic discusses the roles of a structural engineer, the typical responsibilities and skills. The relevance of engineering analysis and the importance of teamwork are key concepts. Future trends in structural engineering are investigated.