Department of Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics: Engineering
- I. Course Number and Title
- ENGR223 Dynamics
- II. Number of Credits
- 3 credits
- III. Number of Instructional Minutes
- IV. Prerequisites
- PHYS222 (C or better)
- V. Other Pertinent Information
- VI. Catalog Course Description
- This course provides an overview of calculus-based engineering dynamics. It is a continuation of Engineering Statics. Topics include: second moments, particle kinematics and dynamics, rigid body kinematics and dynamics, work-energy concepts, and vibrations.
- VII. Required Course Content and Direction
Course Learning Goals
- evaluate the theory behind and the applications of the analysis of engineering dynamics;
- analyze the kinematics of particles and rigid bodies;
- evaluate force and acceleration of particles and rigid bodies;
- analyze work and energy and impulse and momentum of particles and rigid bodies; and
- apply the theory learned to the analysis of vibrations of rigid bodies.
Planned Sequence of Topics and/or Learning Activities
- vector analysis
- kinematics analysis of particles and rigid bodies
- analysis of force and acceleration of particles and rigid bodies
- energy analysis of particles and rigid bodies
- impulse and momentum analysis of particles and rigid bodies
- vibrational properties of particles and rigid bodies
Assessment Methods for Course Learning GoalsThe evaluative tools may include any or all of the following as specified by the individual instructor's course syllabus: objective examinations, research reports, laboratory reports, online activities and discussion, quizzes, projects, and papers.
Reference, Resource, or Learning Materials to be used by Student:Students use educational resources as approved by the department and specified in the individual instructor's syllabus.
Review/Approval Date - 10/98; Revised 5/2012; New Core 8/2015