AP2104 - Mechanics of Solids

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Physics
Credit Units
Course Duration
One Semester
Course Offering Term*:
Not offering in current academic year

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

This course will provide students with sufficient knowledge in mechanics of solids so that they can proceed to the intermediate and more advanced course in the BEng Materials Engineering programme. Stress-strain analysis of materials in the linear elastic regime of simple engineering structures under axial, torsional, shear and bending loads will be introduced.

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

Continuous Assessment: 40%
Examination: 60%
Examination Duration: 2 hours
Detailed Course Information


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Additional Information

* This pre-requisite requirement is waived for Advanced Standing I students (admitted in 2014/15 and thereafter) and Advanced Standing II students (admitted in 2013/14 and thereafter).