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|Enrolment modes:||Trimester 1: Waurn Ponds (Geelong)|
|Contact hours:||1 x 3 hour seminar per week|
|Note: You will need to access substantial learning resources and experiences in CloudDeakin (Deakin’s online learning environment). Compliance with the Standards in computing, connectivity and student capability are a condition on your enrolment.|
The aim of the unit is to explore advanced analytical methods in the field of Finite Element Analysis (FEA). Topics to be addressed in this unit include: Non-linear FEA (Implicit): Non-linear procedures, material non-linearity, geometric non-linearity and boundary non-linearity (Contact). The explicit method: Explicit time integration and theoretical overview and application. Structure optimisation: Topology, size and shape, and topography.
Three assignments (2 x 35%, 30%) 100%. To be eligible to obtain a pass in this unit students must achieve an overall mark of at least 50% and at least 50% in assignment 3 FEA project.
Unit Fee Information
|Student Contribution Rate*||Student Contribution Rate**||Fee rate - Domestic Students||Fee rate - International students|
* Rate for all CSP students, except for those who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
** Rate for CSP students who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
Please note: Unit fees listed do not apply to Deakin Prime students.