Nov 18, 2019  
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MECH 216 Instrumentation and Measurement Labs W | K2


Lecture: Yes
Lab: Yes
Tutorial: No
This course is composed of active lab modules that provide hands-on practical experience to complement the theory presented in MECH 215 . On completion of the course, students will be able to: Install and test a micro controller system for data acquisition and control; Acquire and process digital and analog data; Apply transducers for temperature, pressure, stress, strain and force; position, velocity and acceleration; Formulate conclusions supported by data and comparison of results to appropriate models; Discuss the limitations of data employed, key findings, trends evident, uncertainty and error; Create graphs, tables and charts to clearly present data and support conclusions; Compose technical writing to concisely report measurement results and draw valid conclusions. Students will use experimental and numerical skills typically acquired in MTHE 272  and MECH 215 .

Academic Units:
Mathematics 0
Natural Sciences 0
Complementary Studies 0
Engineering Science 16
Engineering Design 8

PREREQUISITE(S): APSC 112 
COREQUISITE(S): Remove - None



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