Knowledge and understanding:
At the end of the course, students will have acquired the basic knowledge of the mechanics of deformable elastic bodies, with particular reference to the technical theory of beams.
The student will be able to perform the design and verification of some simple structural elements, with particular reference to the organs of machines.
The student will have the tools to critically evaluate the output of a structural software.
The student must possess the ability to clearly present a technical report on the design of simple structural elements.