Study year 1

Master's Programme, Aerospace Engineering, 120 credits (TAEEM), Programme syllabus for studies starting in autumn 2018

The following courses are part of study year one.

The course application codes and study periods are valid for the academic year 2018/2019. For other academic years, different application codes and study periods may apply.

General

Theory and Methodology of Natural and Technological Science: the course SD2900 Fundamentals of Spaceflight, 7,5 credits, contents 3 credits of applied methodological theory – and with the course AK2030 Theory and Methodology of Science (Natural and Technological Science) 4,5 credits - the courses together content 7,5 credits of theory and methodology of natural and technological science.

The course AK2030 Theory and Methodology of Science (Natural and Technological Science) 4,5 credits, is given in several study periods during the academic year. If you want to read the course another study period - please ask the Course Responsible if it is possible.

Specialisations

Mandatory Appl.code Scope Study period
 1   2   3   4 
SD2801 Aircraft Aerodynamics 6.0 hp 6.0
SD2805 Flight Mechanics 9.0 hp 9.0
Optional Appl.code Scope Study period
 1   2   3   4 
SD2905 Human Spaceflight 7.5 hp 7.5
SG2212 Computational Fluid Dynamics 7.5 hp 7.5
EL2520 Control Theory and Practice, Advanced Course 7.5 hp 7.5
SD2910 Spacecraft Dynamics 9.0 hp 9.0
SG2215 Compressible Flow 7.5 hp 7.5

Course SE2139 replaces course SE2129

Mandatory Appl.code Scope Study period
 1   2   3   4 
SD2414 Fibre Composites - Materials and Manufacturing
For students who has not done Degree project, first level, in Lightweight Structures.
6.0 hp 6.0
SD2413 Fibre Composites - Analysis and Design 6.0 hp 6.0
Optional Appl.code Scope Study period
 1   2   3   4 
SD2432 Lightweight Design
The course starts in spring semester (10cr) and continues in autumn semester (10cr).
20.0 hp 5.0 5.0
SE2139 Fracture Mechanics 6.0 hp 6.0

Optional project courses for the student satellite MIST. In addition to the recommended optional courses below, the courses EF2227, EF2228, SD2820 and SD2930 are offered. They all last a full semester and are given both autumn and spring. The only difference is the number of credits, varying from 7.5 to 15.

Mandatory Appl.code Scope Study period
 1   2   3   4 
SD2920 System Integration for Space Technology, Part 1 3.0 hp 1.5 1.5
SD2910 Spacecraft Dynamics 9.0 hp 9.0
Optional Appl.code Scope Study period
 1   2   3   4 
MJ2246 Rocket Propulsion 6.0 hp 6.0
SD2805 Flight Mechanics 9.0 hp 9.0
SD2905 Human Spaceflight 7.5 hp 7.5
AH2923 Global Navigation Satellite Systems (GNSS) 7.5 hp 7.5
EL2520 Control Theory and Practice, Advanced Course 7.5 hp 7.5
SG2215 Compressible Flow 7.5 hp 7.5

The course SF2812 Applied Linear Optimization, 7,5hp/credits - Entry requirements: a Course in Optimization: SF1811 Optimization, 6hp/credits, in Autumn study period 2 in English. (SF1861 Optimization, 6hp/credits, in Spring study period 4 in Swedish).

The compulsory course SF2852 Optimal Control Theory, 7.5 credits is taken by batch 17 in year 2, the academic year 2018/2019, period 1. Batch 16 took the compolsury course SF2852 Optimal Control Theory 7.5 credits, grade 1, academic year 2016/2017, period 4

Mandatory Appl.code Scope Study period
 1   2   3   4 
SF2812 Applied Linear Optimization
Entry requirements: a Course in Optimization.
7.5 hp 7.5
EL2520 Control Theory and Practice, Advanced Course 7.5 hp 7.5
Optional Appl.code Scope Study period
 1   2   3   4 
EL2450 Hybrid and Embedded Control Systems 7.5 hp 7.5
SD2905 Human Spaceflight 7.5 hp 7.5
SF2842 Geometric Control Theory 7.5 hp 7.5
SF2822 Applied Nonlinear Optimization 7.5 hp 7.5