Design Calculations
2011-2012 - TEK2021 - 10 ECTS

Expected learning outcomes

Students will acquire an understanding of the methods used in design calculations of products and in the selection of engineering materials.

Topic(s)

Design calculations:
- General strength calculation
- Joining methods
-  Transmissions
-  Shafts and Bearings
Materials:
- Steels for welding
- Corrosion Resistant Steels
- Light weight Metals
- Composites

Teaching Methods

Group works
Exercises
Project work
Tutoring

Teaching Methods (additional text)

LLectures (Campus students)
Online Learning
Group works
Exercises
Project
Guidance
Oral presentation (Campus students)

Form(s) of Assessment

Written exam, 3 hours
Evaluation of Project(s)

Form(s) of Assessment (additional text)

Written exam, 3 hours (counts 60 %)
Assessment of one project (counts 40 %)
Each of the parts must be passed separately.

Grading Scale

Alphabetical Scale, A(best) – F (fail)

External/internal examiner

 Internal examiner.

Re-sit examination

Ordinary re-sit for the written exam.
Project must be taken again at the next regular implementation.

Examination support

- Calculator
- Reading literature
- Technical Tables

Coursework Requirements

Oral presentation of scheduled exercises and projects.

Teaching Materials

Syllabus provided when the course starts.

Subject material found on the website: http://materialteknologi.hig.no/styrkeberegning.htm

Replacement course for

MAS2121 - Design Calculations