Study year 4

Degree Programme in Mechanical Engineering (M), Programme syllabus for studies starting in autumn 2005

The following courses are part of study year four.

The course application codes and study periods are valid for the academic year 2008/2009. For other academic years, different application codes and study periods may apply.

Specialisations

Biobased Materials and Products (BBM)

Biomedical Engineering (BMT)

Mandatory Appl.code cr. Study period
 1   2   3   4 
HL1009 Neuroscience 7.5
HL2006 Medical Engineering, Basic Course 7.5 7.5
HL1010 Systems Biology 7.5 7.5

Optional Appl.code cr. Study period
 1   2   3   4 
KF2210 Polymer Chemistry 7.5 7.5
DD2435 Mathematical Modelling of Biological Systems 9.0 4.5 4.5
KF2220 Biopolymers 7.5 7.5

Combustion Engineering (FMT)

At least 18 cr are to be chosen from the conditionally elective courses and at least 12 cr have to be from the same group. 

Mandatory Appl.code cr. Study period
 1   2   3   4 
MF2017 Combustion Engines, Project Course 9.0
MF2015 Internal Combustion Engineering, General Course 6.0
SD2222 Vehicle Components 8.0 8.0
MF2016 Combustion Engines, Advanced Course 9.0 4.0 5.0
MF1043 Microcomputers in Embedded Systems
Group 2
9.0


Conditionally elective Appl.code cr. Study period
 1   2   3   4 
MF1025 Model Based Product Development II
Group 1
6.0
MF1026 Model Based Product Development I
Grupp 1
9.0
MF2010 Component Design
Group 1
6.0
MJ2653 Environmental Consequences, Advanced Course II
Group 3
6.0
MF2025 Project Work in Mechatronics
Group 3
6.0
MF2007 Dynamics and Motion Control
Group 2
9.0
MF2014 Fluid Systems and Machines
Group 1
6.0
MF2018 Tribology
Group 1
6.0
SD2150 Experimental Structure Dynamics, Project Course
Group 3
9.0 6.0 3.0

Ground Vehicle Engineering (FOT)


Conditionally elective Appl.code cr. Study period
 1   2   3   4 
MF2015 Internal Combustion Engineering, General Course
Compulsory for the specialization Road Vehicles
6.0
SD2306 Railway Systems and Rail Vehicles
Compulsory for the specialization Rail Vehicles
9.0 4.5 4.5
SD2190 Vehicle Acoustics and Vibration 6.0 6.0
SD2222 Vehicle Components
Compulsory for the specialization Road Vehicles
8.0 8.0
SD2313 Rail Vehicle Dynamics
Compulsory for the specialization Rail Vehicles
8.0 8.0
SD2225 Ground Vehicle Dynamics, Basic Course
compulsory for the specialization Road Vehicles
11.0 5.5 5.5
SG2211 Vehicle Aerodynamics
Compulsory for the specialization Road Vehicles
6.0 6.0

Recommended Appl.code cr. Study period
 1   2   3   4 
EL2520 Control Theory and Practice, Advanced Course 7.5
ME2040 Human Factors Engineering - Man-Machine System 6.0
EJ2400 Electric Traction 6.0
EJ2410 Hybrid Vehicle Drives 7.5
MF1043 Microcomputers in Embedded Systems 9.0
AH2026 Railway Traffic - Market and Planning, Basic Course
One of AF2901 and AH2026 must be studied.
7.5 7.5
SD2411 Lightweight Structures and FEM 8.0 8.0
AF2901 Road- and Railway Track Engineering
One of AF2901 and AH2026 is to be studied.
7.5 7.5
MF2016 Combustion Engines, Advanced Course 9.0 4.0 5.0
SD2150 Experimental Structure Dynamics, Project Course 9.0 6.0 3.0
SD2228 Environmental Friendly Vehicle - Project Course 8.0 4.0 4.0
SD2450 Biomechanics and Neuronics 6.0 6.0
SD2625 Computational Road Vehicle Aerodynamics 3.0 3.0

Solid Mechanics (HLF)

At least 45 cr compulsory courses and conditionally elective courses have to be studied.

Mandatory Appl.code cr. Study period
 1   2   3   4 
SE2122 Applied Solid Mechanics 9.0 3.0 6.0
SE2126 Material Mechanics 9.0 4.5 4.5


Conditionally elective Appl.code cr. Study period
 1   2   3   4 
SE2116 Dynamic Problems in Solid Mechanics 6.0 3.0 3.0
SE2127 Packaging Materials 7.5 7.5
SE2129 Fracture Mechanics and Fatigue 9.0 9.0
SE2121 Introduction to Biomechanics 9.0 9.0
SE2123 Testing Techniques in Solid Mechanics 6.0 6.0
SE2125 Solid Mechanics Modelling for Design 9.0 9.0

Industrial Engineering and Organization (IEO)

At least three courses within the chosen profile have to be studied, 18 cr. From the conditionally elective courses on D-level, at least three have to be studied, out of which one must be from an engineering field.

Mandatory Appl.code cr. Study period
 1   2   3   4 
ME2000 Research Methodology 3.0


Conditionally elective Appl.code cr. Study period
 1   2   3   4 
ME2014 Operations Management: Strategy and Development
Profiles: a) Innovation, b) Project &Production
6.0
ME2017 Project Management: Leading Project-based Operations
Profiles: a) Project &Production, b) IT & Management
6.0
ME2026 Brand, Trends and Traditions
Conditionally elective D-level course
6.0
ME2035 Globalization of Industry and Technology, Advanced Course
Conditionally elective D-level course
6.0
ME2013 Operations Management: Organization and Control
Profiles: a) Innovation, b) Project &Production
6.0
ME2032 Economics of Industrial and Technical Transformation
Profile Innovation
6.0
ME2034 Management of New Technology and Industrial Creativity
Profile Innovation
6.0
ME2015 Project Management: Leadership and Control
Profiles: a) Project &Production, b) IT & Management
6.0 6.0
ME2037 Project Communication
Profile: IT & Management
6.0 6.0
ME2038 IT Management 6.0 6.0
ME2018 Leading Temporary Organizations and Projects
Conditionally elective D-level course
6.0 6.0
ME2039 Knowledge Management
Conditionally elective D-level course
6.0 6.0

Integrated Product (IPU)

Mandatory Appl.code cr. Study period
 1   2   3   4 
MF2027 Integrated Product Development, Advanced Course 30.0

Recommended Appl.code cr. Study period
 1   2   3   4 
MG1002 Automation Technology
For the Course block Production and manuf. engineering
6.0
MF2006 Innovative Design II
For the block Design and materials technology
6.0
MG1001 Manufacturing
For the Course block Production and manuf. engineering
6.0

Sound and Vibration (LJV)

Lightweight Structures (LKR)

Among the conditionally elective course you have to choose either SD2505 + SD2450 or SD2505 + SD2432.

Mandatory Appl.code cr. Study period
 1   2   3   4 
SD2411 Lightweight Structures and FEM 8.0 8.0
SD2415 Process Modelling for Composite Manufacturing 6.0 6.0
SD2413 Fibre Composites - Analysis and Design 6.0 6.0
SD2416 Structural Optimisation and Sandwich Design 6.0 6.0
SD2414 Fibre Composites - Materials and Manufacturing 6.0 3.0 3.0


Conditionally elective Appl.code cr. Study period
 1   2   3   4 
SD2505 Biomaterials and Products 7.0 3.0 4.0
SD2432 Lightweight Design 20.0 5.0 5.0 5.0 5.0
SD2450 Biomechanics and Neuronics 6.0 6.0

Machine Design (MKN)

Naval Systems (MSY)

Mechatronics (MTK)

Mandatory Appl.code cr. Study period
 1   2   3   4 
MF2003 Mechatronics, Advanced Course 18.0
MF2007 Dynamics and Motion Control 9.0
MF2008 Embedded Control Systems 9.0