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
Time of Day:
P: Course only offered as part of programme.
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