MBE2109 - Engineering Mechanics

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Mechanical and Biomedical Engineering
Credit Units
Course Duration
One Semester
AP1201 (Prerequisites which are not part of the Major Requirement are waived for students admitted with Advanced Standing.)
Equivalent Course(s)
Exclusive Courses:
Course Offering Term*:
Semester B 2017/18
Semester A 2018/19 (Tentative), Semester B 2018/19 (Tentative)

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

This course provides basic knowledge of engineering mechanics covering the topics including statics of particles, equilibrium of rigid bodies, distributed forces, analysis of structures, kinematics and kinetics of particles, system of particles, kinematics of rigid bodies, plane motion of rigid bodies and kinetics of rigid bodies in three dimensions.

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

Continuous Assessment: 40%
Examination: 60%
Examination Duration: 3 hours
Detailed Course Information


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Department of Mechanical and Biomedical Engineering