Module Title:   Mechanics 2

Module Credit:   10

Module Code:   ENG0004M

Academic Year:   2015/6

Teaching Period:   Semester 2

Module Occurrence:   A

Module Level:   FHEQ Level 3

Module Type:   Standard module

Provider:   Engineering

Related Department/Subject Area:   Engineering: Materials and Medical (not in use)

Principal Co-ordinator:   Dr M Martyn

Additional Tutor(s):   -

Prerequisite(s):   None

Corequisite(s):   None

Aims:
To develop the basic skills of kinematics and dynamics and apply them to engineering problems.

Learning Teaching & Assessment Strategy:
Lectures, tutorials, laboratories.

Lectures:   24.00          Directed Study:   50.00           
Seminars/Tutorials:   12.00          Other:   9.00           
Laboratory/Practical:   3.00          Formal Exams:   2.00          Total:   100.00

On successful completion of this module you will be able to...

become familiar with principles of kinematics and the laws of motion associated with one and two dimensional motion of objects.

On successful completion of this module you will be able to...

apply the principles of dynamics to problems set in an engineering context and notation;

On successful completion of this module you will be able to...

3.1 Manage, present and interpret data.

3.2 Solve problems systematically using the scientific method.

  Examination - closed book 2.00 80%
 
  Exam
  Laboratory Report   20%
 
  500 Word Laboratory Report
  Examination - closed book 2.00 100%
 
  Supplementary Exam

Outline Syllabus:
Kinetics: Displacement, velocity, constant acceleration. Circular motion: angular measure, angular frequency, angular acceleration. Kinetics: force, mass, momentum. Newton`s Laws of Motion. Work/energy equation. Power. Impulse/momentum equation.

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