MACHINE ELEMENTS II

Course Information
TitleΣΤΟΙΧΕΙΑ ΜΗΧΑΝΩΝ ΙΙ / MACHINE ELEMENTS II
Code121
FacultyEngineering
SchoolMechanical Engineering
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodSpring
CoordinatorAthanasios Michailidis
CommonYes
StatusActive
Course ID20000408

Programme of Study: UPS of School of Mechanical Engineering

Registered students: 362
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
CoreCompulsory Course636

Class Information
Academic Year2020 – 2021
Class PeriodSpring
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours5
Class ID
600171058
Type of the Course
  • Scientific Area
Course Category
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
Prerequisites
General Prerequisites
"Machine Elements II" is the sequel of the the course "Machine Elements I". Therefore, it is extremely difficult to successfully attend the course without having passed the following courses: - Mechanical Drawing I and II - Statics - Strength of Materials and of course - Machine Elements I
Learning Outcomes
Assuming known the operation principle , the students should be able to design a functional, easy to manufacture machine. They should also be able to identify the critical spots and the modes of failure that could occur. It is important to shape and choose the dimensions adequately. Finally, the students should be able to calculate the safety factor and evaluate its magnitude.
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Make decisions
  • Work autonomously
  • Work in an interdisciplinary team
  • Be critical and self-critical
  • Advance free, creative and causative thinking
Course Content (Syllabus)
Lubricants and lubrication. Seals. Plain journal bearings. Clutches. Design and analysis of belt drives, gears and gearboxes. Design of complex machines. NOTE: The syllabus is currently being reformed.
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Slide presentations
  • Multimedia
  • Book
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Laboratory Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
  • Use of ICT in Student Assessment
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures652.2
Reading Assigment351.2
Tutorial301
Project401.3
Exams50.2
Other / Others50.2
Total1806
Student Assessment
Description
The evaluation considers the semester project, the tests and the final examination in June. Pass/fail is decided according the grades achieved in the tests and the final examination. If the grade is above 5, it can be improved considering. IT IS STRONGLY RECOMMENDED TO PARTICIPATE TO THE EXAMS IN JUNE.
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Formative, Summative)
  • Performance / Staging (Formative, Summative)
  • Written Exam with Problem Solving (Summative)
Last Update
13-10-2016