Compatibility with NQF

Program Learning Outcomes

Domain

Code

Program Learning Outcomes

A

a1

to state the concepts, the theories and the principles of mathematics, science and engineering fundamentals in the field of mechanical engineering

a2

to relate societal, health, safety, legal, management, sustainability and cultural issues and the consequent responsibility relevant to mechanical engineering practices.

B

b1

an ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science and mechanical engineering

b2

an ability to design and conduct experiments, as well as to analyze and interpret data

b3

an ability to design a system, component, or process to meet desired needs within realistic constraints such as economic, environmental, social, political, ethical, health and safety, manufacturability, and sustainability

b4

an ability to identify, formulate, and solve engineering problems

b5

the broad education necessary to understand the impact of engineering solutions in a global, economic, environmental, and societal context

b6

an ability to use the techniques, skills, and modern engineering tools necessary for engineering practices.

C

c1

a recognition of the need for, and an ability to engage in life-long learning.

c2

an ability to function on multidisciplinary teams

c3

an understanding of professional and ethical responsibility

c4

a knowledge of contemporary issues

D

d1

an ability to communicate effectively (written)

d2

an ability to communicate effectively ( oral)

 

 ( A ) Knowledge,

( B ) Cognitive skills,

( C ) Interpersonal skills and responsibility,  

( D ) Communication, information technology and numerical skills