VQB5612 - Scientific Principles for Fire Professionals
|1.||Integrate a sound understanding of fluid mechanics, thermodynamics, combustion and solid mechanics theories;|
|2.||Develop and construct mathematical, physical and conceptual models of situations, systems and devices;|
|3.||Utilise the above models (learning outcome 2) for purposes of analysis and design and understand their applicability and shortcomings; and|
|4.||Design experiments and identify appropriate measurements required.|
|Assignment||Assignment 1 (1500 words)||25%|
|Assignment||Assignment 2 (1500 words)||25%|
|Assignment||Assignment 3 (3000 words)||50%|
An Introduction to Fire Dynamics 3rd ed.
Drysdale, D., (2010)
John Wiley and Sons, London.
Structural Analysis 8th ed.
Hibbler R.C., (2011)
Fluid Mechanic 7th ed.
White, F. M., ( 2011)
McGraw-Hill Series in Mechanical Engineering, New Jersey.
Thermodynamics - An Engineering Approach 7th ed.
Cengel, Y. A. and Boles, M. A., (2011)
McGraw Hill, New York.
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