2023-2024 Academic Catalog 
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2023-2024 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ENGR 258 - Dynamics

4 CR
Kinematics and kinetics of particles, rigid bodies in translation, rotation, and plane motion. Includes impulse-momentum and work-energy methods. Introduction to vibrations. Introduction to space mechanics.

Requisites: Take ENGR 256  with at least a grade of C.
General Education Requirement: Critical Thinking - Applied Core
Michigan Transfer Agreement Requirement: Natural Sciences
Course Learning Outcomes:
  1. Students will be able to draw the free-body diagram for a particle or for a rigid body in motion.
  2. Students will be able to apply Newton’s Laws, the principles of work and energy and impulse and momentum.
  3. Students will be able to apply vector analysis and the appropriate level of mathematics to study the motion of particles.