Courses & Units

Analysis of Machines and Structures JEE332

Launceston

Introduction

Analysis of Machines and Structures (JEE332) is an intermediate unit that introduces students to the linearized, elastic analysis techniques required for the design of Machines and Structures used in maritime engineering projects. Building upon the knowledge gained in Dynamics and combining it with the concepts gained in Introduction to Maritime Science, Engineering and Technology and Mechanics of Solids, the students are introduced to new theories and techniques required to make engineering decisions and calculations in the design of statically indeterminate structures and mechanical components with a special focus on dynamic response analysis. The knowledge gained in this unit will become the foundation for latter specialized structural analysis and design units of the Naval Architecture, Marine and Offshore Engineering and Ocean Engineering specialisations.

Summary

Unit name Analysis of Machines and Structures
Unit code JEE332
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Sciences and Engineering
Australian Maritime College
Discipline National Centre for Maritime Engineering and Hydrodynamics
Coordinator

Dr Ahmed Elhanafi

Teaching staff

Dr Ahmed Elhanafi

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

Availability

Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Launceston Semester 1 On-Campus International Domestic

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International students
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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Semester 1 24/2/2020 23/3/2020 13/4/2020 31/5/2020

* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see withdrawal dates explained for more information).

Unit census dates currently displaying for 2020 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2020 will be available from the 1st October 2020.

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Learning Outcomes

ILO 1 Apply basic and advanced structural analysis methodologies to the design of complex statically indeterminate structural systems used in ships, maritime onshore and offshore installations.

ILO 2 Select suitable mathematical models of the vibrational response of a physical system and apply them to solve problems related to the moving components of rotating and reciprocating marine machinery with special emphasis on vibration and noise control on maritime infrastructure.

ILO 3 Analyse, discuss and apply load cases, prescribed by national standards, Classification Societies and statutory regulations, in the design of maritime structures and marine machinery and demonstrate awareness of the ethical and sustainability implications of this process.

Fees

Domestic

Band CSP Student Contribution Full Fee Paying (domestic) Field of Education
2 2020: $1,190.00 2020: $2,826.00 030199

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Please note: international students should refer to this page to get an indicative course cost.

Requisites

Prerequisites

JEE220

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

2 x 2-hr lectures weekly (13 weeks)

Assessment

Assignment 1 (20%), Assignment 2 (40%), Class Test 1 (20%) and Class Test 2 (20%)

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Textbooks

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