Study year 1

Master's Programme, Aerospace Engineering, 120 credits (TAEEM), Programme syllabus for studies starting in autumn 2019

The following courses are part of study year one.

The course application codes and study periods are valid for the academic year 2019/2020. 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.

Mandatory Appl.code Scope Study period
 1   2   3   4 
SD2601 Fundamentals of Flight 50387 7.5 hp 7.5
SD2900 Fundamentals of Spaceflight 50604 7.5 hp 7.5
SD2411 Lightweight Structures and FEM 50376 8.0 hp 8.0
SF2863 Systems Engineering 50347 7.5 hp 7.5
AK2030 Theory and Methodology of Science (Natural and Technological Science) 61122 4.5 hp 4.5

Specialisations

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.

Mandatory Appl.code Scope Study period
 1   2   3   4 
SD2801 Aircraft Aerodynamics 60414 6.0 hp 6.0
SD2805 Flight Mechanics 60282 9.0 hp 9.0
AK2030 Theory and Methodology of Science (Natural and Technological Science) 61122 4.5 hp 4.5
Optional Appl.code Scope Study period
 1   2   3   4 
SD2905 Human Spaceflight 60296 7.5 hp 7.5
SG2212 Computational Fluid Dynamics 60285 7.5 hp 7.5
EL2520 Control Theory and Practice, Advanced Course 60081 7.5 hp 7.5
SD2910 Spacecraft Dynamics 60299 9.0 hp 9.0
SG2215 Compressible Flow 60277 7.5 hp 7.5

Course SE2139 replaces course SE2129

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.

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.
60290 6.0 hp 6.0
AK2030 Theory and Methodology of Science (Natural and Technological Science) 61122 4.5 hp 4.5
SD2413 Fibre Composites - Analysis and Design 60289 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).
60300 20.0 hp 5.0 5.0
SE2139 Fracture Mechanics 60364 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.

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.

Mandatory Appl.code Scope Study period
 1   2   3   4 
SD2920 System Integration for Space Technology, Part 1 60276 3.0 hp 1.5 1.5
AK2030 Theory and Methodology of Science (Natural and Technological Science) 61122 4.5 hp 4.5
SD2910 Spacecraft Dynamics 60299 9.0 hp 9.0
Optional Appl.code Scope Study period
 1   2   3   4 
MJ2246 Rocket Propulsion 60204 6.0 hp 6.0
SD2805 Flight Mechanics 60282 9.0 hp 9.0
SD2905 Human Spaceflight 60296 7.5 hp 7.5
SH1003 Introductory Astronomy for Engineers 60527 7.5 hp 4.0 3.5
AH2923 Global Navigation Satellite Systems (GNSS) 60503 7.5 hp 7.5
EL2520 Control Theory and Practice, Advanced Course 60081 7.5 hp 7.5
SG2215 Compressible Flow 60277 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

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.

Students have the opportunity to choose between courses SF2812 and SF2822 as a compulsory course.

Mandatory Appl.code Scope Study period
 1   2   3   4 
EL2520 Control Theory and Practice, Advanced Course 60081 7.5 hp 7.5
SF2822 Applied Nonlinear Optimization 60286 7.5 hp 7.5

Conditionally elective Appl.code Scope Study period
 1   2   3   4 
SF2812 Applied Linear Optimization
Entry requirements: a Course in Optimization.
60044 7.5 hp 7.5
Optional Appl.code Scope Study period
 1   2   3   4 
EL2450 Hybrid and Embedded Control Systems 60079 7.5 hp 7.5
SD2905 Human Spaceflight 60296 7.5 hp 7.5
SF2842 Geometric Control Theory 60310 7.5 hp 7.5