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Navy (NAVSC)

NAVSC 322 Naval Ships Systems I--Naval Engineering (3) Principles and applications of engineering concepts to ship construction, stability, and propulsion and auxiliary systems.

NAVSC 322 Naval Ships Systems I-Naval Engineering (3)

The Naval Ships Systems I: Naval Engineering curriculum educates students on the construction and operation of naval ships, submarines, and aircraft exploring and discussing principles and applications of engineering concepts with regards to construction, stability, propulsion and auxiliary systems. Taught by an experienced naval officer, this course is designed to assist in the professional development of future leaders in the U.S. Navy. A background in calculus and physics is recommended as the student will perform various assignments in thermodynamics, fluid dynamics and nuclear fundamentals. Emphasis on theory-to-practice will be demonstrated throughout the curriculum and students will receive live demonstrations of engineering examples.

General Education: None
Diversity: None
Bachelor of Arts: None
Effective: Fall 1992

Note : Class size, frequency of offering, and evaluation methods will vary by location and instructor. For these details check the specific course syllabus.


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