MG2014 Advanced Welding Technology, Modulus 2 6.0 credits

Svetsteknologi, högre kurs, modul 2

Materials (mild steel, stainless steel, aluminum, cast iron, etc.) and their behavior during welding. Welding (different types for different welding processes, materials) Metrology, standards and documentation.

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Content and learning outcomes

Course contents *

Materials (mild steel, stainless steel, aluminum, cast iron, etc.) and their behavior during welding. Welding additives (different types for different welding processes, materials), Metrology, standards and documentation.

Intended learning outcomes *

After passing this course, the student will be able to:

  • thoroughly describe materials technology of welding
  • describe different metals and their properties in welded constructions
  • explain quality techniques at production by welding
  • explain current computer systems and cost for welding operations
  • explain applications of strength of materials on welded constructions
  • describe applications of fracture mechanics on welded constructions, pressure vessels etc.
  • perform design calculations on a welded component
  • analyse defect tolerance of a casualty critical construction

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Literature and preparations

Specific prerequisites *

Registered to MG1010 Introductory Welding Technology,  general course

Basic eligibility and 120 cr in Engineering

knowledge of Swedish B/Swedish 3

or the corresponding

Recommended prerequisites

MG1010 Introductory Welding Technology, General Course

MG1011 Introductory Welding Technology, Advanced Course

MG1012 Non-Destructive Testing

MG2013 Advanced Welding Technology, Module 1


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Examination and completion

Grading scale *

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

Examination *

  • LAB1 - Laboratory Work, 3.0 credits, Grading scale: P, F
  • TEN1 - Examination, 1.5 credits, Grading scale: A, B, C, D, E, FX, F
  • ÖVN1 - Exercise, 1.5 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.

Other requirements for final grade *

Passed written examination (TEN1; 3 cr)
Aopproved lab work (LAB1; 3 cr)

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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Amir Rashid

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Offered by

ITM/Production Engineering

Main field of study *

Mechanical Engineering

Education cycle *

Second cycle

Add-on studies

MG2015 Advanced Welding Technology, module 3


Joakim Hedegård,

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.