Course Description

Course Name

Dynamics I

Session: VCPS3122

Hours & Credits

16 Host University Units

Prerequisites & Language Level

Taught In English

  • There is no language prerequisite for courses at this language level.


Course outline:
This course aims to develop an understanding of dynamics. Topics include: particle kinematics; coordinate systems; particle kinetics, Newton's laws, work and energy, impulse momentum and impact; rigid body dynamics; plane kinematics and plane kinetics.

48 lectures, 12 tutorials.

DP requirements: 40% Class test average; Attendance of class & tutorial tests

Assessment: Class tests 30%, tutorial tests 10%, June examination 3 hours 60%.

Course Entry Requirements: MAM1021F/S (or equivalent), MAM1042S, PHY1012F/S, PHY1013F/S.

*Course content subject to change