Courses & Units

Dynamics and Vibrations ENG719

Introduction

Students learn, through theory and laboratory experiments, to solve problems in dynamics and vibrations, using Newtonian kinematics and kinetics of rigid bodies.

Summary

Unit name Dynamics and Vibrations
Unit code ENG719
Credit points 12.5
College/School College of Sciences and Engineering
School of Engineering
Discipline Engineering
Coordinator Doctor Jason Ali-Lavroff
Delivered By University of Tasmania

Availability

Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Hobart Semester 2 On-Campus International Domestic

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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Semester 2 10/7/2023 8/8/2023 28/8/2023 15/10/2023

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Learning Outcomes

  • Solve mechanical engineering problems involving rigid body motion and vibration using advanced theory based on Newtonian Mechanics.
  • Justify recommendations to experiment based problem involving dynamics and vibration using advanced theory and experiential knowledge.
  • Design practical solutions to mechanical engineering problems involving dynamics and vibration.
Field of Education Commencing Student Contribution 1 Grandfathered Student Contribution 1 Approved Pathway Course Student Contribution 2 Domestic Full Fee
$1,037.00 $1,037.00 not applicable $2,938.00

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Requisites

Prerequisites

(ENG105 or KAA111) and KMA154

Mutual Exclusions

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

ENG211

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

3 x 1hr lectures weekly, 1 x 1hr tutorial weekly and 3 x 3hr practical

AssessmentInternal test (20%)|Final exam (40%)|Lab experiments (30%)|Vibrations assignment (10%)
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Textbooks

Required

Beer FP, Johnston ER Jr, and Eisenberg ER, Vector Mechanics for Engineers, Dynamics, 12th Edition, McGraw-Hill, 2019.

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