The following courses are part of study year one.

The course application codes and study periods are valid for the academic year 2022/2023. For other academic years, different application codes and study periods may apply.

General courses

Compulsory course given at UIUC the first year:
CEE409 Railway Track Engineering, 8 hp (Autumn Term, p1-p2)

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

A new mandatory course, SA2002 Sustainability and research methodology in engineering mechanics 3 cr, will be given for the first time Autumn 2022.

Mandatory courses

Course code and name Appl.code Scope P1 P2 P3 P4
AK2030 Theory and Methodology of Science (Natural and Technological Science) 4.5 hp
EJ2400 Electric Traction 6.0 hp
SD2307 Rail Vehicle Technology 7.5 hp
SD2313 Rail Vehicle Dynamics 8.0 hp

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  (Autumn Term, p1-p2)
*CE472 Stuctural Dynamics I, 8 cr  (Autumn Term, p1-p2)
CEE410 Railway Signalling and Control, 7,5 hp (Spring Term, p3-p4)

Conditionally elective courses

Course code and name Appl.code Scope P1 P2 P3 P4
AF2201 Bridge Design 7.5 hp
AH2173 Public Transport 7.5 hp
AH2301 Transport Policy and Evaluation 7.5 hp
SD2231 Applied Vehicle Dynamics Control 7.5 hp
SD2320 Challenge-based Railway Systems Design 7.5 hp
SG2211 Vehicle Aerodynamics 6.0 hp