Graduate Course Descriptions

The following directory lists the graduate courses which the University expects to offer, although the University in no way guarantees that all such courses will be offered in any given academic year, and reserves the right to alter the list if conditions warrant. Click on the links below for a list of courses in that subject area. You may then click “View Classes” to see scheduled classes for individual courses.

5105. Basic Concepts of Continuum Mechanics

3.00 credits

Prerequisites: None.

Grading Basis: Graded

An introductory course in the theory of continuum mechanics. Development of physical principles using Cartesian tensors. Concepts of stress, strain and motion. Basic field equation for the Newtonian fluid and the elastic solid.


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Term Class Number Campus Instruction Mode Instructor Section Session Schedule Enrollment Location Credits Grading Basis Notes
Spring 2021 14140 Storrs Distance Learning Pierce, David 001 Reg Th 5:00pm‑7:30pm
31/40 No Room Required - Online 3.00 Graded