Automobile Construction

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Course Unit Code342-0346/01
Number of ECTS Credits Allocated4 ECTS credits
Type of Course Unit *Compulsory
Level of Course Unit *First Cycle
Year of Study *Second Year
Semester when the Course Unit is deliveredSummer Semester
Mode of DeliveryFace-to-face
Language of InstructionCzech, English
Prerequisites and Co-Requisites Course succeeds to compulsory courses of previous semester
Name of Lecturer(s)Personal IDName
RIC69Ing. Michal Richtář, Ph.D.
Summary
Vehicle types, basic vehicle specification, vehicle design concept, vehicle dynamics, braking of road vehicles, clutches, gearboxes, axle drives, vehicle bodies, axles, brakes and braking systems, steering systems, springs and suspension, dumpers.
Learning Outcomes of the Course Unit
Student will acquire skills of basic road vehicle types, basic vehicle specification, vehicle design concept, vehicle dynamics, braking of road vehicles, clutches, gearboxes, axle drives, vehicle bodies, axles, brakes and braking systems, steering systems, suspensions and dumpers.
Course Contents
Vehicle types, basic vehicle specification, vehicle design concept, vehicle dynamics, braking of road vehicles, clutches, gearboxes, axle drives, vehicle bodies, axles, brakes and braking systems, steering systems, springs and suspension, dumpers.
Recommended or Required Reading
Required Reading:
VLK, F.: Dynamika motorových vozidel. Nakladatelství a vydavatelství VLK, Brno 2000
MATĚJKA, R.: Vozidla silniční dopravy II. VŠDS Žilina, Alfa Bratislava, 1981
MATĚJKA, R.: Vozidla silniční dopravy I. VŠDS Žilina, Alfa Bratislava, 1981
MATĚJKA, R.: Vozidla silniční dopravy I. VŠDS Žilina, Alfa Bratislava, 1981
MATĚJKA, R.: Vozidla silniční dopravy II. VŠDS Žilina, Alfa Bratislava, 1981
VLK, F.: Dynamika motorových vozidel. Nakladatelství a vydavatelství VLK, Brno 2000
Recommended Reading:
Stone, R. Ball, J, Automotive Engineering Fundamentals, ISBN 0-7680-0987-1
MATĚJKA, R.: Vozidla silniční dopravy I. VŠDS Žilina, Alfa Bratislava, 1981
Stone, R. Ball, J, Automotive Engineering Fundamentals, ISBN 0-7680-0987-1
Planned learning activities and teaching methods
Lectures, Tutorials, Experimental work in labs, Project work
Assesment methods and criteria
Task TitleTask TypeMaximum Number of Points
(Act. for Subtasks)
Minimum Number of Points for Task Passing
Graded exercises evaluationGraded credit100 (100)0
        ProjectProject40 0
        Other task typeOther task type60 0