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Strength of Materials 2

To develop an understanding and advanced knowledge of strengths of materials and the detailed design of mechanical engineering components.

Course Code MG6038
Level 6
Credits 15


Apply strengths of materials theory to complicated engineering applications.

Design beams in steel, timber and concrete and determine deflections for complex loading situations.

Design pressure cylinder application.

Calculate the failure load for eccentrically loaded columns

Design plate application.

Design springs and determine operations stresses and deflections.

Select and apply relevant design codes.

Delivered as part of the following programmes