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.


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

Teaching Methods

Group works
Project work

Teaching Methods (additional text)

LLectures (Campus students)
Online Learning
Group works
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:

Replacement course for

MAS2121 - Design Calculations