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Dynamics (3 cr)

Code: KC00CB81-3004

General information


16.07.2021 - 29.08.2021


16.08.2021 - 17.10.2021


3 op

Teaching languages

  • Finnish

Degree programmes

  • Degree Programme in Mechanical Engineering


  • Samuel Suvanto

Student groups

  • MKONE19


Upon completion of the course, students will
- be able to apply basic knowledge of dynamics in the analysis of the dynamic bevahiour of structures.
- understand the basic phenomena of mechanical vibrations
- strengthen basics of mechanical engineering and design competences.


- Basic principles of dynamics
- Kinematics of particles
- Kinematics of solids
- Basic principles of kinetics
- Vibrations of a system with a single degree of freedom
- Energy principle


The learning material is in the moodle

Teaching methods

Lectures and independent work

Student workload

Lectures and independent work

Evaluation scale


Assessment criteria, satisfactory (1)

Satisfactory (1-2): Student understands phenomena related to subject in general level. Student is able to answer to theory questions related to subject. Student is also able to identify and analyze the most relevant formulas related to subject.

Assessment criteria, good (3)

Good (3-4): Student is able to answer correctly to theory questions related to subject. In addition student knows how to apply calculation formulas to real life calculation problems.

Assessment criteria, excellent (5)

Excellent (5): Student understands the phenomena related to subject and is able to apply calculation methods to real life dimensioning problems.

Assessment methods and criteria



No previous studies are required.