Appendix 1: Course list

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

General courses

Year 1

Mandatory courses (29.0 credits)

Course code Course name Credits Edu. level
AK2036 Theory and Methodology of Science with Applications (Natural and Technological Science) 7.5 Second cycle
EJ2400 Electric Traction 6.0 Second cycle
SD2307 Rail Vehicle Technology 7.5 Second cycle
SD2313 Rail Vehicle Dynamics 8.0 Second cycle

Conditionally elective courses

Course code Course name Credits Edu. level
AF2201 Bridge Design 7.5 Second cycle
AH2173 Public Transport 7.5 Second cycle
AH2301 Transport Policy and Evaluation 7.5 Second cycle
SD2231 Applied Vehicle Dynamics Control 7.5 Second cycle
SG2211 Vehicle Aerodynamics 6.0 Second cycle

Supplementary information

Compulsory course studied online at UIUC the first year:

CEE409 Railway Track Engineering, 8 cr, Given Autumn 2018

Conditionally Elective courses studied online at UIUC the first year. *Among CEE408 and CEE472 at least one course has to be studied.

*CEE408 Railroad Transportation Engineering, 8 cr given Autmn 2018

*CE472 Stuctural Dynamics I, 8 cr given Autmn 2018

CEE410 Railway Signalling and Control, 7,5 cr given Spring 2019

Mandatory courses + conditionally elective courses = at least 44,5 cr.

Year 2

Supplementary information

Autumn semester year 2 is studied at UIUC (exchange semester).
Compulsory course

CEE412 High-Speed Rail Engineering, 7,5 hp

Conditionally elective courses. At least 22,5 cr has to be studied.
CEE408 Railway Transportation Engineering, 8 cr
CEE498 High-Speed Rail Planning, 7,5 cr
CEE509 Transportation Soils, 8 cr
CEE472 Structural Dynamics I, 7,5 cr
CEE491 Decision and Risk Analysis, 7,5 cr
CEE512 Logistics, 10 cr
CEE598 Railway Terminal Design and Operations, 10 cr
CEE491 Concrete Materials, 10 cr

Year 3