This course introduces the principles of engineering dynamics, including kinematics and kinetics of particles, rigid bodies in translation, rotation, and plane motion. Principles of work and energy, impulse and momentum, and introductory vibrations will be covered. Group 2 course.
Required Prerequisites EGR 201
Recommended Prerequisites or Skills Competencies ENG 111
, MTH 241
General Education Outcomes supported by this course
Critical Thinking - Direct
Course Learning Outcomes Knowledge:
- Explain the concepts of dynamics through in-class discussion and completion of problem-based homework assignments.
- Identify the relationships between how structures, machines and objects around them work in relation to engineering dynamics.
- Demonstrate engineering dynamics skills associated with kinematics and kinetics to solve problems.
- Utilize skills learned in statics (EGR 201) as well as math and physics coursework to solve dynamics problems.
Caring - Civic Learning:
- Develop interpersonal and team work skills.
Learning How to Learn:
- Collaborate with peers in the course to develop applied learning techniques.
- Develop an engineer's point of view by utilizing a formulaic approach to solving problems.