MF1036 Machine Components and CAD 7.5 credits

Maskinkomponenter och CAD

Please note

This course has been cancelled.

Products and technical system usually consists of standard components. This course applies the mechanics and solid mechanics to analyze these machine components and construct simple mechanical systems. The course provides a basis for designing and selecting the appropriate components in different situations.

  • Education cycle

    First cycle
  • Main field of study

  • Grading scale

    A, B, C, D, E, FX, F

Last planned examination: autumn 21.

At present this course is not scheduled to be offered.

Intended learning outcomes

After completing the course, students shall be able to

  • Understand the function and be able to dimension some common machine elements
  • Able to choose appropriate standard components and common construction materials
  • Able to analyze machine components from a system perspective
  • Be able to collaborate on technical problem solving in an engineering way
  • Able to use CAD, modeling parts and make summaries

Course main content

This course includes some of the most common machine elements, design aspects and CAD.


SG1109/5C1103 , SF1633/5B1230 , DD1312/2D1312

Recommended prerequisites

Basic courses in Mechanics, Strength of materials, Numerical methods, MATLAB and Mathematics.


Olsson, K-O., Maskinelement
Maskinelement Handbok, Maskinkonstruktion, KTH
All literature in Swedish.


  • TEN1 - Examination, 4.5, grading scale: A, B, C, D, E, FX, F
  • ÖVN1 - Assingments, 3.0, grading scale: P, F

Requirements for final grade

Handed in exercises (INL1;3 hp) and written exam (TEN1;4,5 hp).

Offered by

ITM/Machine Design


Claes Tisell, 08-790 90 48,


Claes Tisell <>


Course syllabus valid from: Autumn 2011.
Examination information valid from: Autumn 2007.