CA2675 - Fluid Mechanics

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Architecture and Civil Engineering
Credit Units
Course Duration
One Semester
Equivalent Course(s)
Course Offering Term*:
Semester A 2021/22

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

The course will give the student a basic knowledge on fluid characteristics, fluid statics and buoyancy, dimensionless groups, fluid motion, laminar and turbulent flows. Also included is the application to the design of simple engineering structures against hydrostatic forces and fluid in closed conduits.

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

Continuous Assessment: 50%
Examination: 50%
Examination Duration: 3 hours
To pass a course, a student must obtain minimum marks of 30% in both coursework and examination components, and an overall mark of at least 40%.
Detailed Course Information


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