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Before choosing courseMG1030 Welding Technology, General Course 6.0 creditsAdministrate About course
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* Retrieved from Course syllabus MG1030 (Autumn 2009–)

Content and learning outcomes

Course contents

A survey of problems in welding technology with a concentration on weldability of steel and welding methods.

Intended learning outcomes

To give

  • fundamentals in materials technology of welding
  • fundamentals in processing of welding
  • fundamentals in strength of materials in welded constructions
  • ability to evaluate breakdown safety in a construction during normal operation
  • ability to choose material and process to give structural strength.

Course Disposition

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Literature and preparations

Specific prerequisites

MG1001 Manufacturing 

Thorough knowledge of steel and non-ferrous metals; constitutional diagram, types of structure, heat treatment and strength properties.

Recommended prerequisites

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Examination and completion

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

Grading scale

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


  • LAB1 - Laboratory Work, - hp, betygsskala: P, F
  • SEM1 - Seminar, - hp, betygsskala: P, F
  • TEN1 - Examination, 6,0 hp, betygsskala: A, B, C, D, E, FX, 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.

Written examination (TEN1; 6 credits), seminars (SEM1; 0 credits) and lab work (LAB1; 0 credits).

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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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

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Offered by

ITM/Production Engineering

Main field of study

Mechanical Engineering, Technology

Education cycle

First cycle

Add-on studies

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