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ENS2102 Hydrostatics
Credit Points: 15

This unit will develop students' knowledge of hydrostatics fundamentals and concepts of statical stability and trim of intact and damaged vessels. The practical implications and applications of hydrostatic concepts are introduced to enable students to generate all relevant stability data required for both design and development, and operational purposes. A working knowledge of stability regulations will also be introduced and developed.

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This Unit is part of the following Courses / Unit Sets
K53Bachelor of Engineering (Civil)
Y22Bachelor of Engineering (Marine and Offshore Systems)
K52Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical)
Y24Bachelor of Engineering (Naval Architecture)
Y23Bachelor of Engineering (Ocean Engineering)
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Last Updated - Higher Education: 15/03/2012 VET: 15/03/2012