Motorcycle Engineering covers three themes; core engineering covers subjects such as Maths, thermodynamics, mechanics, structures, stress analysis and advanced computational methods. The Design theme explores computational methods with practical skills in CAED. Finally, the applied technology theme teaches motorcycle dynamics and engine performance, and motorcycle research and development.
The Core Engineering Theme with subjects such as Maths, Thermodynamics, Mechanics and Structures is introduced in Year 1, developed in Year 2 with Thermofluid Mechanics and Engineering Structural Design and then explored in greater depth in Year 3 and 4 with Stress Analysis and Advanced Computational Methods, Engineering Design and Numerical Methods. The Design Theme starts in Year 1 with CAED, and is then developed in Year 2 with Computational Methods and the Group project leading into Advanced Computational Methods and the Major Project in Year 3 and Group Project and Engineering Design in year 4. The Applied Technology Theme moves through Motorcycle Technology in Year 1, though Motorcycle Dynamics and Powertrain Control in Year 2 to Advanced Motorcycle Dynamics and Engine Design in Year 3. Year 4 has optional modules in Advanced Engine Design or Aerodynamics in CFD as well specific manufacturing modules.
Modules are assessed in a variety of ways including traditional examinations, coursework, practical activities, group and individual presentations, all of which are designed to equip students with the experience and skills needed as they move forward in their studies and their careers.
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