Courses Catalogue

Machine Handling Equipment

COURSE CODE: MEC2202
COURSE CREDIT UNIT: 4
ACADEMIC PROGRAMME: Mechanical Engineering, Bsc
COLLEGE/SCHOOL/FACULTY: School of Engineering and Applied Sciences
STATUS: Core
PROGRAMME TYPE: Undergraduate

Course Description


This course helps students to handling systems of mechanical and equipment for handling,

repair and maintain mechanical handling systems and equipment for handling unit.

COURSE JUSTIFICATION/RATIONALE:

This course help students to develop knowledge on how equipment, materials, and fasteners are chosen, used and maintained in safe and correct ways in the working environment. It should also help students develop the ability to plan, carry out evaluate and document work in accordance with environmental and working life requirements.

COURSE OBJECTIVES

At the end of this course, the student should be able to:

  •  Explain how mechanical handling systems and equipment for handling unit operate.
  •    Identify mechanical handling systems and equipment.

LEARNING OUTCOMES

A student on completing this course is expected to:

  •   Identify mechanical handling systems and equipment for handling unit
  •   explain how mechanical handling systems and equipment for handling unit operate·
  •    Maintain and repair mechanical handling systems and equipment for handling unit