Structural Analysis (JEE332) is an intermediate unit that introduces students to the linearised, elastic analysis techniques required for the design of machines and structures used in maritime engineering projects. Building upon the knowledge 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. The knowledge gained in this unit will become the foundation for latter specialised structural analysis and design units of the Naval Architecture, Marine and Offshore Engineering and Ocean Engineering specialisations.
|Unit name||Structural Analysis|
|College/School||College of Sciences and Engineering
Australian Maritime College
|Discipline||National Centre for Maritime Engineering and Hydrodynamics|
|Coordinator||Mr Thomas Mitchell Ferguson|
|Available as an elective?||Yes|
|Delivered By||University of Tasmania|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
- International students
- Domestic students
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- Apply structural design methods for analysing ship and offshore structures
- Analyse the cross section of a floating body subjected to global loads
- Apply load paths and tributary areas to design a grillage structure
- Explain the professional accountabilities associated with human and environment safety in the design of maritime infrastructure
|Field of Education||Commencing Student Contribution 1,3||Grandfathered Student Contribution 1,3||Approved Pathway Course Student Contribution 2,3||Domestic Full Fee 4|
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3 x 1 hour lecture and 1 x 1 hour tutorial weekly
|Assessment||Class test 1 (20%)|Assignment 1 (40%)|Class test 2 (20%)|Assignment 2 (20%)|
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Required readings will be listed in the unit outline prior to the start of classes.
|Links||Booktopia textbook finder|
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