MBE4005 - Finite Element Analysis

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Mechanical and Biomedical Engineering
Credit Units
Course Duration
One Semester
(MBE2003 or MEEM2003 or MBE2109) and (MBE2016 or MEEM2016 or MBE3007 or MEEM3007) (Prerequisites which are not part of the Major Requirement are waived for students admitted with Advanced Standing.)
Equivalent Course(s)
Course Offering Term*:
Semester B 2015/16
Semester B 2016/17 (Tentative)

* The offering term is subject to change without prior notice
Course Aims

The aims of this course are to develop:
  • an understanding of basic principles, techniques and issues underlying modelling and computer-aided analysis of parts, products and other engineering systems; and
  • a practical awareness of the above through the application of appropriate computer-aided engineering software.

Assessment (Indicative only, please check the detailed course information)

Continuous Assessment: 40%
Examination: 60%
Examination Duration: 2.5 hours
Detailed Course Information


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