Courses & Units

Fluid Mechanics JEE221

Introduction

The design and analysis of engineering fluid systems and marine vehicles require the knowledge of the principles and behaviour of moving and stationary fluids. This unit provide students with knowledge and understanding of fluid flow phenomena via flow visualization, theory and practical exercises addressing the continuity and force-momentum equations and relevant hydrodynamic coefficients for incompressible fluid flow. It builds on the basic engineering knowledge gained in year one.

Summary

Unit name Fluid Mechanics
Unit code JEE221
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School Australian Maritime College
National Centre for Maritime Engineering and Hydrodynamics
Discipline National Centre for Maritime Engineering and Hydrodynamics
Coordinator

Dr Rouzbeh Abbassi

Teaching staff

Dr Rouzbeh Abbassi

Level Intermediate
Available as student elective? Yes
Breadth Unit? No

Availability

This unit is currently unavailable.

Note

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Unit census dates currently displaying for 2017 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2017 will be available from the 1st October 2016.

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Fees

Domestic

Band Field of Education
2 010301

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Requisites

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

4 hours Lectures weekly, 1 hour Tutorial weekly, Laboratories as advised

Assessment

Assessments 50%; Exam 50%.

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Textbooks

RequiredNone

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