NEM1001 - Algebra and Calculus
|1.||Apply basic concepts of Fluid Mechanics (hydrostatics as well as hydrodynamics), complemented with practical laboratory based experiments;|
|2.||Calculate hydrostatic force on submerged bodies;|
|3.||Evaluate the factors that control the stability of floating bodies;|
|4.||Use continuity, momentum and energy equations to solve problems related to pipes and inter-reservoir pipe flow; and|
|5.||Identify types of pumps and select suitable pumps for a variety of situations.|
|Exercise||Individual Quizzes (2)||20%|
|Practicum||Individual Lab experiment based assessments (2)||30%|
|Test||Individual Test (1)||50%|
Understanding Hydraulics 3rd ed.
Hamill, Les. (2011)
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