Foundations of Instrumentation (AMME5700)
UNIT OF STUDY
This unit aims to develop in students an understanding of the engineering measurements and instrumentation systems. The students will acquire an ability to make accurate and meaningful measurements. It will cover the general areas of electrical circuits and mechanical/electronic instrumentation for strain, force, pressure, moment, torque, displacement, velocity, acceleration, temperature and so on.
Our courses that offer this unit of study
Further unit of study information
2 hrs of lectures per week, 1hr of tutorials per week, 6 hrs of laboratory work per semester.
Through semester assessment (40%) , Final Exam (60%)
Faculty/department permission required?
Unit of study rules
Prerequisites and assumed knowledge
AERO1560 OR MECH1560 OR MTRX1701 OR ENGG1800
Assumed knowledge: ENGG1801. Programming Skills, 1st Year maths skills, familiarity with fundamental Aerospace concepts.
Study this unit outside a degree
If you wish to undertake one or more units of study (subjects) for your own interest but not towards a degree, you may enrol in single units as a non-award student.Find a non-award course for this unit of study
If you are from another Australian tertiary institution you may be permitted to underake cross-institutional study in one or more units of study at the University of Sydney.Find a cross-institutional course for this unit of study