- Weekly online quizzes (5% total). Requiring a total time commitment of 5 hours. Intended Learning Outcomes (ILOs) 1-5 addressed in these tests.
- Assignments and laboratories ( 30% total; 4 x 7.5%). Due in weeks 3, 7, 10 and 12. Requiring a total time commitment of approximately 30 hours. ILOs 1-5 addressed in these assignments.
- One mid-semester test - 1.5 hour (15%). Test will be held in week 7. ILOs 1-5 addressed in these tests.
- One 3 hour closed book written end of semester exam (50%). ILOs 1-5 are addressed in this exam. The examination is a hurdle and must be passed to pass the subject.
The examination paper will consist of problems designed to test whether the student has acquired the ability to apply fundamental principles to the solutions of problems involving statics and dynamics. The problems set for the exam will be similar to those undertaken in the workshops.