ENME423-23S1 (C) Semester One 2023

Instrumentation and Sensors

15 points

Start Date: Monday, 20 February 2023
End Date: Sunday, 25 June 2023
Withdrawal Dates
Last Day to withdraw from this course:
  • Without financial penalty (full fee refund): Sunday, 5 March 2023
  • Without academic penalty (including no fee refund): Sunday, 14 May 2023


With a focus on measurements and sensor types encountered in Mechanical Engineering and Mechatronics, this course covers techniques to design, carry out, and interpret the results of testing and experiments. Topics include: design of experiments, statistical techniques for measurement data analysis, measurement uncertainty analysis, mechanical measurements, signal conditioning, measurement automation and sensor networks. Students will gain practical experience with common sensors and the hardware and software required for data collection and processing.


Course Coordinators

Natalia Kabaliuk and Tim Giffney


Assessment Due Date Percentage  Description
Final Exam 45%
Laboratories 15% Weeks 1 - 5
Test 30 Mar 2023 20%
Instrumentation Design Project 10 Apr 2023 10% Design
Instrumentation Design Project Report 29 May 2023 10%


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Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $1,164.00

International fee $5,750.00

* All fees are inclusive of NZ GST or any equivalent overseas tax, and do not include any programme level discount or additional course-related expenses.

Limited Entry Course

Maximum enrolment is 72

For further information see Mechanical Engineering .

All ENME423 Occurrences

  • ENME423-23S1 (C) Semester One 2023