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Course Code and Name

BMA4863 Motorsport Engineering

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Year

4

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Program Level/Category

Degree

4

Unit

3 Credits

5

Prerequisite Course

Nil

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Contact Hours

Lecture

2 units                  

2 hours X 14 weeks

Tutorial

0 unit

0 hour X 14 weeks

Laboratory

1 unit    

2 hours X 14 weeks

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Course Synopsis

This course focuses on the introduction to motorsports engineering, types of racing engines, advanced vehicle materials and structure, and manufacturing technique extant in this field. It also covers the modification as enhancement in motorsport system feature, racing theories and strategies, regulation and safety in motorsports engineering.

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Course Outcomes

By the end of semester, students should be able to:

 

CO 1: Appraise the fundamental of motorsports engineering in the basis of racing theories, strategies, regulations, and safety. (C)

CO 2: Evaluate the advancement of motorsport in the aspect of advanced materials and structure usage and modification techniques as well as manufacturing techniques utilize in the production of components and parts for motorsports. (C)

CO 3: Perfom the  developed responds effectively to unexpected experiences, modify instruction to meet the requirements in performing the technique teaches (P)

CO4:  Carry out and display good teamwork spirit and discipline in group activities (A)

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Assessment Methods

Distribution (%)

CO1

CO2

CO3

CO4

Mid Term Exam

20 %

ü

 

 

 

Practical

30 %

 

 

ü

 

Assignments

10 %

 

 

 

ü

Final Examination

40 %

ü

ü

 

 

Total

100 %

 

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CO-PO Mapping

CO/PO

PO1

PO2

PO3

PO4

PO5

PO6

PO7

PO8

PO9

PO10

PO11

PO12

CO1

C5

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

CO2

 

 

C5

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

CO3

 

 

 

 

P6

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

CO4

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

A3

 

 

 

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References

  1. Jazar, Reza N., Vehicle Dynamics Theory and applications, Springer, 2014

  2. Martin Meywerk, Vehicle Dynamics, Wiley, 2015

  3. Rajesh Rajamani, Vehicle dynamics and control, 2nd edition, Springer, 2012

  4. M. Blundell and D. Harty, The multibody system approach to vehicle dynamic, Elsevier Ltd, 2015

H. B. Pacejka, Tire and vehicle dynamic, 3nd edition, Elsevier Ltd, 2012