CA6246 - Fracture Mechanics

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

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

The course provides the student with an understanding of fundamental concepts including linear-elastic fracture mechanics, elastic-plastic fracture mechanics and various fracture mechanisms; and also application covering both the experimental and computational aspects.

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

Continuous Assessment: 50%
Examination: 50%
Examination Duration: 3 hours
Detailed Course Information


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Department of Architecture and Civil Engineering