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ENS3190 Mechanics of Solids
Credit Points: 15
ENS1101 Engineering Mechanics , OR,
SCP1111 Physics of Motion

This unit introduces the fundamental concepts of mechanics of deformable solids in equilibrium. Students will develop their understanding of the physical performance of solid structural members, which are associated with a variety of structural systems in civil, mechanical, chemical, aeronautical, and biomedical engineering.

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This Unit is part of the following Courses / Unit Sets
C48Bachelor of Engineering (Civil&Environmental)
K53Bachelor of Engineering (Civil)
Y22Bachelor of Engineering (Marine and Offshore Systems)
K52Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical)
G69Bachelor of Engineering (Mechatronics)
Y24Bachelor of Engineering (Naval Architecture)
Y23Bachelor of Engineering (Ocean Engineering)
K94Bachelor of Engineering Science
Y73Bachelor of Technology (Aeronautical)
G68Bachelor of Technology (Motorsports)
MABUSOCivil Engineering Major
MABUSPMechanical Engineering Major
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Last Updated - Higher Education: 15/03/2013 VET: 20/05/2013