MG7024 – Fluids Power and Advanced Fluid Mechanics

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Module code
MG7024
Module title
Fluids Power and Advanced Fluid Mechanics
Prescription
To enable students to analyse specific problems, design solutions and evaluate fluid power systems in industrial engineering applications.
Programmes
  • EN1801
  • SC1001
NZQA Level
Level 7
NZQA Credits
15
Delivery method
  • Web-Enhanced
Learning hours
Directed hours
60
Self directed hours
90
Total learning hours
150
Resources required
Learning Outcomes
1.Analyse and design hydrostatic and hydrodynamic fluid systems.
2.Analyse and design fluid power systems.
3.Evaluate the performance of fluid power systems.
Content
Advanced pipe networks, duct and channel design.
Hydrostatic and hydrodynamic lubrication.
Pneumatic and hydraulic circuit design and control.
Pneumatic and hydraulic installations.
Performance parameters for pumps, turbines and motors for both compressible and incompressible fluids.