units

MRE5005

Faculty of Engineering

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6 points, SCA Band 2, 0.125 EFTSL

Postgraduate - Unit

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Faculty

Engineering

Coordinator(s)

Dr Allen Tam

Offered

Gippsland

Synopsis

Introduction to the techniques applicable to the analysis of feedback data obtained in the maintenance planning system, statistical techniques applied to maintenance activities, the need for data analysis, methods of presenting analysed data. Weibull analysis. Pareto Curves. Mathematical modelling of maintenance data. Monte Carlo simulation. Queuing theory. Determining optimum frequencies for fixed-time maintenance activities/shutdowns. Reliability and application of reliability data. Introduction to risk analysis.

Assessment

Assignments: 50%
Examination: 50%

Students must achieve a mark of 45% in each component (examination and cumulative assessment) and an overall mark of 50% to achieve an overall pass grade.

Workload requirements

150 hours

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Chief examiner(s)

Prohibitions

MRE5101 (masters only)