Course Details

Course Code: EN6903
Course Title: Mechanical Fundamentals
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Course Level:: Level 6
Valid From:: 2016/2017 Sem 1
Credits:: 15
Owner: Engineering Technology
Assessment Method: Achievement
Course Aim

To provide students with an understanding of the principles of engineering mechanics

On Completion of this course, the learner will be able to
# Learning Outcome Description
1 Demonstrate an understanding of SI Units, fundamental, supplementary & derived units, and apply the concepts of mass, force, moments, torque and equilibrium conditions in engineering systems
2 Apply the concepts of energy, energy conservation and conversion as related to mechanical engineering systems
3 Analyse & solve linear motion problems involving inertia, momentum and impulse to formulate requirements of power and energy needs
4 Examine and solve angular motion problems including centripetal and centrifugal forces and rotational inertia for various engineering applications
5 Justify & apply the laws of friction to simple engineering problems
No requisites
Assessment Type
Examination (Unseen)
No Other Controlled Assessments
Uncontrolled Assessments
Assessment Type
Practical Project
Assessment Type
Practical Project

The institute reserves the right to alter the nature and timings of assessment

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