The course is divided into the following three parts:
Part A: Mechanical components
- Mechanical measurement (fits and tolerance)
- Components guides (bearings and guides)
- Storage of energy and materials (Springs)
- Power transmission (clutches and gear)
- Non friction connections (pin and bolt) and frictional connections (press fit and screw)
Part B: Electrical components
- Printed Circuit Boards and their interconnection (PCBs, single&multi-layers)
- Electrical drives system
Part C: Basic of costing
- Design cost (cost structure, manufacturing costs, surcharge calculation)
- DBR margin, break-even analysis