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FMF3010 Researchs methods in Mechatronics 3.0 credits

About course offering

For course offering

Autumn 2023 Start 30 Oct 2023 programme students

Target group

PhD students

Part of programme

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Periods

P2 (3.0 hp)

Duration

30 Oct 2023
15 Jan 2024

Pace of study

17%

Form of study

Normal Daytime

Language of instruction

English

Course location

KTH Campus

Number of places

Places are not limited

Planned modular schedule

Application

For course offering

Autumn 2023 Start 30 Oct 2023 programme students

Application code

51600

Contact

For course offering

Autumn 2023 Start 30 Oct 2023 programme students

Examiner

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Course coordinator

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Teachers

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Headings with content from the Course syllabus FMF3010 (Autumn 2021–) are denoted with an asterisk ( )

Content and learning outcomes

Course contents

The course gives an overview of concurrent scientific and industrial development trends within the area Mechatronics and Cyber-physical systems. Scientific research methods and tools, and aspects of research ethics are included both in an overview and on a detailed level in relation to research and development of mechatronics products as well as cyber-  physical systems.

Intended learning outcomes

After concluded course, students are expected to be able to:

  • Summarize and discuss important challenges and trends on a higher level
  • Discuss how research questions and methods to answer these are applied in a general perspective
  • Discuss and value different research methods from their applications and implications for validity
  • Value, discuss and argue around ethical research- and product development aspects

Literature and preparations

Specific prerequisites

Admitted to PhD studies

Recommended prerequisites

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Equipment

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Literature

Will be announced when the course starts

Examination and completion

If the course is discontinued, students may request to be examined during the following two academic years.

Grading scale

P, F

Examination

  • INL1 - Assignment, 3.0 credits, grading scale: P, F

Based on recommendation from KTH’s coordinator for disabilities, the examiner will decide how to adapt an examination for students with documented disability.

The examiner may apply another examination format when re-examining individual students.

Opportunity to complete the requirements via supplementary examination

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Opportunity to raise an approved grade via renewed examination

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Examiner

Ethical approach

  • All members of a group are responsible for the group's work.
  • In any assessment, every student shall honestly disclose any help received and sources used.
  • In an oral assessment, every student shall be able to present and answer questions about the entire assignment and solution.

Further information

Course room in Canvas

Registered students find further information about the implementation of the course in the course room in Canvas. A link to the course room can be found under the tab Studies in the Personal menu at the start of the course.

Offered by

Main field of study

This course does not belong to any Main field of study.

Education cycle

Third cycle

Add-on studies

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Postgraduate course

Postgraduate courses at ITM/Machine Design