Fundamentals of Engineering: Mechanics I (Engineering)Enrol

Module Start/End Date: October 16, 2023 to March 31, 2024

Enrollment Period: October 13, 2023 to March 31, 2024

Programme Area: Foundation Modules

Cluster(s): Built Environment, Engineering & Maritime

Institution: Singapore Polytechnic

Duration: 23 Weeks

Delivery Mode: Self-paced

Enrollment Eligibility: Staff, Part-time Student, Full-time Student

About this Module

At the end of this module, the students will acquire knowledge in foundational concepts of units, dimensions, motion, forces and their effects. This subject also supports the overall course aim of developing problem solving skills in the engineering mechanics. The following topics will be covered: 1. SI units & Dimensions 2. Concept of Force ( Resolution, Resultant, Moment ) 3. Free Body Diagram 4. Equilibrium 5. Friction & it’s Law 6. Applying Friction 7. Kinematics: Linear 8. Kinematics: Angular 9. Newton’s Law of Motion 10. Applying Newton’s 2nd Law