To introduce the principles of fluid mechanics and apply them in civil engineering hydraulic applications.
The learning outcomes for this course are:
Apply the principles of fluid statics and dynamics.
Analyse pipelines and pipe networks.
Analyse uniform and non-uniform open channel flow.
Determine the operating characteristics of pumps in a range of pipeline systems.
Demonstrate understanding of the operation and application of a range of equipment used for the measurement of fluid flow in open and closed conduits.