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* Retrieved from Course syllabus MH2281 (Autumn 2019–)

Content and learning outcomes

Course contents

After completed course the student will know:

  • Metal forming fundamentals and applications.
  • Metal forming mechanics.
  • Workability of testing techniques.
  • Tribology in metal forming and other phenomena.

Intended learning outcomes

To acquire a deeper knowledge about metal forming under different conditions and in various processes.

Course Disposition

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Literature and preparations

Specific prerequisites

MH1019 Advanced Course in Metallic Materials, or
MH2278 Materials Forming, or equivalent

Recommended prerequisites

The course MH2050/MH2032 Mechanical Properties of Materials or a similar basic course in Mechanical properties of metals


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Meddelas i kurs-PM, vid kursstart

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


  • INL1 - Assignment, - hp, betygsskala: P, F
  • KON1 - Mid-term Exam, - hp, betygsskala: P, F
  • TENB - Written Exam, 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.

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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Course web MH2281

Offered by

ITM/Materials Science and Engineering

Main field of study

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Education cycle

Second cycle

Add-on studies

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