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SKID1001 - Ship Design I - Hydrostatic, stability and resistance

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Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: School exam
Grade: Letter grades

Evaluation Weighting Duration Grade deviation Examination aids
School exam 100/100 5 hours HJELPEMIDD

Course content

  • Lines drawings and hydrostatics
  • Transversal upright stability
  • Dynamic stability
  • Longitudinal stability
  • Damage stability
  • Grounding, docking and launching
  • Inclining tests
  • Loading conditions and stability criteria
  • Use of software for drafting and technical calculations within naval architecture
  • Class drawings
  • Ship resistance

Learning outcome

After completion of this module, the candidate shall have obtained:

...knowledge about:

  • Hull shape of ships and floating structures
  • Hydrostatic values
  • Ship resistance

...skills in:

  • Application of relevant computer programs for ship design
  • Lines drawings and structural class drawings
  • Calculation of hydrostatics, stability and calm water hull resistance

...competence on:

  • Terminology
  • Ship types
  • Statutory requirements

Learning methods and activities

Lectures, weekly compulsory excercises or laboratory tasks and a project portfolio to be submitted at the end of the module.

Compulsory assignments

  • Oblig

Further on evaluation

Allowed aids at the exam: Technical formula book and calculator of own choice.

Re-sit exam: Oral examination.

Specific conditions

Compulsory activities from previous semester may be approved by the department.

Admission to a programme of study is required:
Ship Design, Engineering (699SD)

Required previous knowledge

None.

Course materials

Digital handouts prior to each session.

Supporting literature: "Ship Hydrostatics and Stability, Biran & Lopez-Pulido, Butterworth-Heinemann

Technical formula books of your choice.

More on the course

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Facts

Version: 1
Credits:  10.0 SP
Study level: Foundation courses, level I

Coursework

Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  AUTUMN 2022

Term no.: 2
Teaching semester:  SPRING 2023

Language of instruction: Norwegian

Location: Ålesund

Subject area(s)
  • Marine System Design
Contact information

Examination

Examination arrangement: School exam

Term Status code Evaluation Weighting Examination aids Date Time Examination system Room *
Spring ORD School exam 100/100 HJELPEMIDD
Room Building Number of candidates
Summer UTS School exam 100/100 HJELPEMIDD
Room Building Number of candidates
  • * The location (room) for a written examination is published 3 days before examination date. If more than one room is listed, you will find your room at Studentweb.
Examination

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