Total Credits: 10
Level: Level 1
Target Students: Primarily for 1st year students in the Department of Mechanical, Materials and Manufacturing Engineering. Available to JYA/Erasmus students.
|Spring||Assessed by end of Spring Semester|
Prerequisites: 'A' Level Mathematics or equivalent and some understanding of basic mechanics including forces, moments and equilibrium, as covered by module MM1MS1 Mechanics of Solids 1.
Summary of Content: Topics covered include:
Method and Frequency of Class:
|Activity||Number Of Weeks||Number of sessions||Duration of a session|
|Lecture||11 weeks||2 per week||1 hour|
|Practical||11 weeks||2 per week||3 hours|
|Tutorial||11 weeks||1 per week||1 hour|
Method of Assessment:
|Exam 1||90||2 hour written exam|
|Coursework 1||10||Balancing 4% and Inertia 6% laboratory reports|
Dr E Barney
Dr D Chronopoulos
Education Aims: The aim of this module is to introduce students to fundamental concepts and principles of dynamics and their application to mechanical engineering systems.
Learning Outcomes: On successful completion of this module students will be able to:
Offering School: Department of Mechanical, Materials and Manufacturing Engineering
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