70 131 GK3 Mechanics

Prerequisites

Mandatory for 3rd semester Master of Design

Course content

The course is an introduction to statics and strength of materials. Basic terms like force, graphical and analytical methods for solving static problems. Tension, bending and failure

Learning outcomes

The students should be able to understand basic terms within mechanics, and be able to have discussions with engineers about their design. The student should be able to perform simple calculation of their own design.

Working and learning activities

Weekly lectures and written assignments.

Professor in charge

Steinar Killi

Mandatory work requirements

Work requirements Number Number of approved Mandatory presence Comment
Laboratory work 6 5

Assessment

Assessment Date Duration Grade scale Oral examination
Annen vurderingsform, definer i kommentarfelt A-F 25
Comment:

Five out of six assignements have to be delivered. The assignements are graded and counts for 25% of the final grade. A written exam counts for 75% of the final grade.

Skriftlig eksamen 4,5 hours A-F 75
Comment:

Five out of six assignements have to be delivered. The assignements are graded and counts for 25% of the final grade. A written exam counts for 75% of the final grade.

RT, 2015-03-14