Module title: Design Analysis

SCQF level: 11:
SCQF credit value: 20.00
ECTS credit value: 10

Module code: MEC11102
Module leader: Pavithiran Shanmugakani
School School of Engineering and the Built Environment
Subject area group: Mechanical Materials and Manufacturing Management

There are no pre-requisites for this module to be added

Description of module content:

Formulation of design problems in terms of finite elements. Analysis of design problems using finite elements. Interpretation of results from finite element programs. Study theory of FE.

Learning Outcomes for module:

On completion of the module the student will be able to:
LO1: discuss the theory of finite elements and its relationship to the application of finite element
software and the interpretation of results from finite element analyses
LO2: formulate finite element models of structural and thermal problems
LO3: interpret the results of a finite element analysis and use the information in design decisions
LO4: judge and validate the results of a finite element analysis

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