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Practical Elements of Mechanical Engineering

Fanshawe College
30 weeks
Full time
Graduate diploma / certificate
Scholarships available
Blended learning
London (Ontario, Canada)
English
May 2021

Program description

Practical Elements of Mechanical Engineering

If your formal studies are behind you, and you’ve already gained some valuable experience working in the engineering field, the Practical Elements of Mechanical Engineering program will allow you to hone in on your already specialized skills, increasing your value and respect in the workplace.

In one short year, you’ll train in the practical elements associated with your profession, such as CAD, Blueprint Reading, and Machining and Welding. You’ll dig deep into CADD fundamentals, and SPC and Metrology, along with tool design, industrial pneumatics and PLCs. You’ll work in state-of-the-art labs with cutting edge equipment, alongside your already well-established peers and potential colleagues. As well, you’ll learn more about project management, sharpening your leadership and administrative skills. All of this will enhance your already world-class set of engineering skills.

These days, the engineering world is all about continuous learning. Don’t stop evolving your skills. Don’t stop learning.

Admission requirements

Successful completion of First, Second or Third Year Mechanical Engineering at a Canadian Engineering Accreditation Board approved Canadian University or completion of an equivalent International degree in the field of Mechanical Engineering

English Language Requirements

Applicants whose first language is not English will be required to demonstrate proficiency in English by one of the following methods:

  • A Grade 12 College Stream or University Stream English credit from an Ontario Secondary School, or equivalent, depending on the program's Admission Requirements
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) test with a minimum score of 88 for the Internet-based test (iBT), with test results within the last two years
  • International English Language Testing System (IELTS) Academic test with an overall score of 6.5 with no score less than 6.0 in any of the four bands, with test results within the last two years. SDS Program Requirements.
  • Canadian Academic English Language (CAEL) test with an overall score of 70 with no score less than 60 in any of the four bands, with test results within the last two years
  • Pearson Test of English Academic (PTE) with a minimum score of 59, with test results within the last two years
  • A Cambridge English Test (FCE/CAE/CPE) with an overall score on the Cambridge English Scale of 176 with no language skill less than 169, with test results within the last two years
  • An English Language Evaluation (ELE) at Fanshawe College with a minimum score of 75% in all sections of the test, with test results within the last two years
  • Fanshawe College ESL4/GAP5 students: Minimum grade of 80% in ESL4/GAP5 Level 9 or 75% in ESL4/GAP5 Level 10

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Program content

Level 1

Take all of the following Mandatory Courses:

  • Eng Drawing & BP Reading
  • CADD Fundamentals
  • Machining 1
  • Welding Technology 1
  • Project Management
  • Engineering Design 1
  • SPC & Metrology
  • Ferrous Metallurgy

Level 2

Take all of the following Mandatory Courses:

  • Production Welding
  • CNC Machining
  • Tool Design 1
  • Industrial Automation
  • Technology in Industry
  • Practical Project

Scholarships & funding

Several scholarship options are available. Please check the institute website for more information.

Tuition fees

Canadian students

The tuition fee for Canadian students is 2,973.22 CAD, and the total fees are 3,776.60 CAD.

International students

The tuition fee for International students is 7,596.00 CAD, and the total fees are 9,005.36 CAD.

Please note fees are subject to change. Please visit Fanshawe’s website for the most up to date information.

Qualification

Graduates will receive an Ontario College Graduate Certificate as proof of successful completion of their PEME externship.

The graduate has reliably demonstrated the ability to :

  1. Solve complex technical problems related to mechanical environments and evaluate solutions according to accepted engineering principles.
  2. Design and analyze mechanical components, processes, and systems through the application of complex engineering principles and practices.
  3. Create graphics and other technical documents and evaluate these documents against appropriate engineering standards.
  4. Utilize current and relevant hardware and software to support the mechanical engineering environment.
  5. Design components using knowledge of manufacturing processes.
  6. Apply knowledge of materials and engineering principles to manufacturing operations andprocesses as required.
  7. Select and utilize various machinery, tools, and other equipment used in manufacturing processes as required.
  8. Coordinate, conduct and analyze quality control and quality assurance procedures.
  9. Create a relevant project document including the creation of a risk management strategy, incorporating the environmental, economic, legal, safety, and ethical implications inherent in mechanical engineering projects.
  10. Produce, maintain and utilize documentation, and inventory and records systems.
  11. Participate in the management of an engineering product.
  12. Develop and implement strategies and plans to improve job performance and work relationships.

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About this institute

Fanshawe College

Fanshawe College is a large, publicly-funded College located in London, Ontario, Canada - approximately two hours from Niagara Falls, Toronto, or Detroit. There are 21,000 full-time students at Fanshawe, including 7,500 international students from more than 100 different countries. Fanshawe...


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Why study at Fanshawe College

London is a great location - a large city with a population of close to 500,000, so there is something for everyone. It is small enough to be more affordable than some of the larger cities and it is very student-friendly. Fanshawe College has a 90.3% percent Graduate Employment Rate, which is number one among Ontario colleges. There are also 60 co-op programs available, where students can "earn while they learn."

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Fanshawe College

1001 Fanshawe College Boulevard
N5Y 5R6 London Ontario
Canada

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fanshawec.ca/international

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