Courses & Units

Engineering Dynamics XPD145

Introduction

In this unit you will develop knowledge and skills for solving problems in engineering dynamics based on fundamental theory developed using Newtonian Mechanics with an introductory focus on particle kinematics and kinetics. This is undertaken by applying theory to solve dynamics problems based on Newton Mechanics as well as practical implementation based on undertaking laboratory experiments. The unit prepares you for all specialisations of the degree by providing a broader overview of dynamics relevant to all disciplines in particular the field of mechanical engineering.

Summary

Unit name Engineering Dynamics
Unit code XPD145
Credit points 12.5
College/School Academic Division
Provost
Discipline University Pathways
Coordinator Amanda Henry
Available as student elective? Yes
Delivered By Third Party (UP Education)
Level Introductory

Availability

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Learning Outcomes

  • Solve common engineering dynamics problems using fundamentals theory based on Newtonian Mechanics
  • Apply practical techniques for the measurement and/or analysis of dynamics based problems
  • Collect and analyse experimental or theoretical data as an individual or within a team context
  • Communicate a set of conclusions utilising data collected in a laboratory experiment
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Requisites

Prerequisites

XPD127

Mutual Exclusions

You cannot enrol in this unit as well as the following:

ENG105

Teaching

AssessmentProblem Solving Exercises (20%)|Examination (50%)|Laboratory Experiments (30%)
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Textbooks

Required

Required readings will be listed in the unit outline prior to the start of classes.

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