Mechanical Engineering- Programmes

1 PROGRAMME/SUB-DISCIPLINE/DISCIPLINE WORKLOAD

1.1 PROGRAMME/SUB-DISCIPLINE/ DISCIPLINE WORKLOAD FOR STUDENTS

The academic workload for our undergraduate students is  presented in Table 3

Table 3 Programme/Sub-Discipline/ Discipline Workload for Students

Grouping Course No/  

 Level

Course/subject Contact Hours/Week Weekly

Contact

 Hours

Lecture

Tutorial

Practical
F I R S T    Y E A R
F I R S T   S E M E S T E R
a) General studies courses GSP 101

GSP 111

The Use of English I

The use of Library and Study Skills

2

2

2

2

b) Core/Compulsory Courses ENGR 101

MTH 111

MTH 121

CHM 101

CHM 171

PHY 121

PHY 195

Introduction to Engineering

Elementary Mathematics I

Elementary Mathematics II

Basic Principles of Chemistry I

Basic Practical Chemistry

Fundamentals of Physics

Practical Physics

2

3

3

2

‑‑

3

‑‑

‑‑

‑‑

‑‑

‑‑

‑‑

‑‑

‑‑

‑‑

‑‑

‑‑

‑‑

3

‑‑

3

2

3

3

2

3

3

3

S E C O N D   S E M E S T E R
a) General studies courses GSP 102 The Use of English II 2 2
b) Core/Compulsory Courses ENGR 102

MTH 122

CHM 112           

CHM 122

PHY 116

PHY 124

Applied Mechanics

Elementary Mathematics III

Basic Principles of Chemistry II

Basic Principles of Chemistry III

General Physics for Physical Science II

Fundamentals of Physics III

3

3

2

2

2

3

_

_

_

_

_

_

_

_

_

_

_

_

3

3

2

2

2

3

S E C O N D    Y E A R
F I R S T   S E M E S T E R
a) General studies courses GSP 201

GSP 207

Basic concepts and Theory of Peace

Logic, Philosophy and Human Existence

2

2

2

2

b) Core/Compulsory Courses ENGR 201

ENGR 202

MTH 206

CE 211

CE 212

EE 211

ME 211

ME 261

Materials Science

Materials Science Laboratory

Advanced Mathematics VI

Strength of Materials

Strength of Materials Laboratory

Basic Electrical Engineering

Engineering Drawing I

Thermodynamics I

2

‑‑

2

2

‑‑

3

1

2

‑‑

‑‑

‑‑

‑‑

‑‑

‑‑

‑‑

‑‑

‑‑

3

‑‑

‑‑

3

‑‑

3

‑‑

2

3

2

2

3

3

4

2

S E C O N D   S E M E S T E R
a) General studies courses GSP 102

GSP 208

Issues in Peace and Conflict Resolution

Nigerian Peoples and Culture

2

2

2

2

b) Core/Compulsory Courses  

MTH 207

MTH 208

CE 221

CE 222

ME 212

EE 251

ECE 271

ECE 281

 

Advanced Mathematics VII

Advanced Mathematics VIII

Fluid Mechanics

Fluid Mechanics Laboratory

Workshop Technology I

Basic Electrical Engr. Lab/Practice

Engineering Computer Programming Engr. Comp. Programming Laboratory

 

2

2

2

‑‑

1

‑‑

3

‑‑

 

_

_

_

_

‑‑

_

‑‑

‑‑

 

_

_

_

3

3

3

‑‑

3

 

2

2

2

3

4

3

3

3

T H I R D    Y E A R
F I R S T   S E M E S T E R
(a)  General  

CEDR 341

 

Introduction to Entrepreneurship I

 

2

 

 

 

2

b) Core/       Compulsory Courses STA 205

ME 313

ME 314

ME 315

ME 341

ME 361

ME 391

Statistics for Physical Sciences & Engr. I

Workshop Practice

Mechanical Engineering Design I

Mechanical Engineering Laboratory I

Mechanics of Machines I

Thermodynamics II

Metallurgy

2

1

3

1

2

2

2

‑‑

‑‑

‑‑

‑‑

‑‑

1

‑‑

‑‑

3

‑‑

3

‑‑

‑‑

2

4

3

4

2

3

2

S E C O N D   S E M E S T E R
(a) General CEDR 342 Introduction To Entrepreneurship II 2 2
a) Core/Compulsory

Courses

ENGR 301

EE 311

ME 316

ME 317

ME 331

ME 343

ME 351

Engineering Analysis

Electrical Engineering II

Manufacturing Technology

Engineering Drawing II

Advanced Strength of Materials

Measurement and Instrumentation

Mechanics of Fluids I

4

4

2

1

3

2

3

_

_

‑‑

‑‑

1

‑‑

1

_

‑‑

‑‑

3

‑‑

‑‑

‑‑

4

4

2

4

4

2

4

F O U R T H    Y E A R
F I R S T   S E M E S T E R
a) Core/Compulsory

Courses

ENGR 401

ME 418

ME 441

ME 442

ME 451

ME 461

ME 471

Computational Methods

Mechanical Engineering Design II

Mechanics of Machines II

Automatic Control

Applied Fluid Mechanics

Applied Thermodynamics

Heat and Mass Transfer

3

3

2

3

2

2

3

1

1

1

1

1

1

1

‑‑

‑‑

‑‑

‑‑

‑‑

‑‑

‑‑

4

4

3

4

3

3

4

S E C O N D   S E M E S T E R
a) Core/Compulsory

Courses

ENGR 402

ME 431

ME 419

ME 481

SIWES

Theory of Elasticity

Mechanical Engineering Laboratory II

Technology Development Policy

‑‑

3

1

2

‑‑

‑‑

‑‑

‑‑

40

‑‑

3

‑‑

40

3

4

2

F I F T H    Y E A R
F I R S T   S E M E S T E R
a) Core/Compulsory

Courses

ME 511

ME 523

ME 551

ME 561

ME 581

Applied Design

Engineering Materials Selection and Economics

Mechanics of Fluids II

Thermodynamics III

Engineering Law and Management

1

3

3

3

4

‑‑

‑‑

1

1

‑‑

6

‑‑

‑‑

‑‑

‑‑

7

3

4

4

4

S E C O N D   S E M E S T E R
a) Core/Compulsory

Courses

ME 521

ME 591

B.Eng. Project

Engineering Metallurgy

‑‑

3

‑‑

‑‑

12

‑‑

12

3

b) Elective Courses HEAT POWER/THERMAL ENGINEERING OPTION

(ANY 3 COURSES FROM THIS LIST)

       
I ME 562

ME 568

ME 569

ME 571

 

ME 573

Fundamentals of Nuclear Engineering

Power Plant Engineering

Energy Conversion Principles

Thermal Engineering and Advanced Heat Transfer

Refrigeration and Air-Conditioning

3

3

3

3

 

3

1

1

1

1

 

1

‑‑

‑‑

‑‑

‑‑

 

‑‑

4

4

4

4

 

4

DESIGN AND MANUFACTURING ENGINEERING OPTION

(ANY 3 COURSES FROM THIS LIST)

II ME 512

ME 513

ME 531

ME 541

ME 542

ME 543

ME 549

Manufacturing and Tools Engineering

Design of Welded and Cast Structures

Theory of Elasticity II

Vibrations and Control

Systems Engineering

Fluid Power Control Engineering

Instrumentation and Control Engineering

3

3

3

3

3

3

3

1

1

1

1

1

1

1

‑‑

‑‑

‑‑

‑‑

‑‑

‑‑

‑‑

4

4

4

4

4

4

4