University of Cape Town
Cape Town, South Africa
Area of Study
Taught In English
Course Level Recommendations
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Host University Units16
Recommended U.S. Semester Credits2 - 3
Recommended U.S. Quarter Units4
Hours & Credits
This course aims to develop an understanding of dynamics. Topics include: particle kinematics; coordinate systems; particle kinetics, Newton's laws, work and energy, impulse momentum and impact; rigid body dynamics; plane kinematics and plane kinetics.
48 lectures, 12 tutorials.
DP requirements: 40% Class test average; Attendance of class & tutorial tests
Assessment: Class tests 30%, tutorial tests 10%, June examination 3 hours 60%.
Course Entry Requirements: MAM1021F/S (or equivalent), MAM1042S, PHY1012F/S, PHY1013F/S.
Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.