Course AMP23Y

Materials Selection and Design

7.5 Credits
Second Cycle

Starts week 36, 2020

After completion of this course, students shall be able to:
  • Understand the importance of selection of appropriate materials for design and construction.
  • Develop the skills to select appropriate materials in engineering design on the basis of various functional properties, objectives, and constraints.
  • Apply this knowledge in materials selection to improve durability, decrease energy consumption, and be economical and eco-friendly when designing.
  • Analyse and evaluate the role of the design aspects such as engineering dimension, product use, environment, aesthetics and emotion in the selection of materials.
  • Evaluate the structure, properties, processing and performance of various materials in order to choose optimum materials within realistic constraints for various cases.
Starts and ends:
wk36, 2020 - wk45, 2020
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P: Course only offered as part of programme.
Entry Qualifications:
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical, Metallurgy, Materials Science, Production Engineering) or equivalent degree of at least 180 credits. Documented language proficiency knowledge equivalent to English B/English 6 at Swedish upper secondary school or equivalent knowledge
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Tuition Fee
First Tuition Fee Installment:
16,875 SEK
Total Tuition Fee:
16,875 SEK
EU/EEA Citizens or exchange students are not required to pay fees.
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