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Polymer tecnology 2005 - 2006 - Manufacturing


Professional studies

Teaching language


Type of course


Recommended year of study


Total number of ECTS

5 cr

Competency aims

The aim of the course is to give students the understanding to select the most suitable manufacturing process for a given component.

Learning outcomes

At the end of the course the student is expected to be able to
- state the advantages and disadvantages of common manufacturing processes.
- describe common manufacturing processes.
- select the best manufacturing process for the production of a given engineering component.
- write G-code for the production of engineering parts in a CNC-machine

Course contents

- Machining
- Welding Technology
- Casting
- Cold Work
- Measuring techniques
- Special methods for machining
- Basics of CNC-Technology

Prerequisites and co-requisites


Previous course names

Cold Work.
Hot Work.

Additional information

100% present in laborations

Recommended or required reading

"Manufacturing Engineering and Technology"
Kalpakjian and Schmid
ISBN 0-201-36131-0

Study activities

  • Lectures - 50 hours
  • Exercise based learning - 10 hours
  • Laboratory lessons and tasks in a simulated environment - 26 hours
  • Tuition managed by students but supervised by the teacher - 14 hours
  • Individual studies - 33 hours


  • Total workload of the course: 133 hours
  • Of which autonomous studies: 33 hours
  • Of which scheduled studies: 100 hours

Mode of Delivery

Participation in tuition

Assessment methods

  • Exams
  • Demonstrations and presentations
  • Reports and productions


Järvinen Olli

Group size

No limit

Assignments valid until

12 months after course has ended

The timetable of the course

Introduktion 6.11 --> förel. handledningstimmar och övningar
Laborationer 8.1-2.2.2006
Presentationer vka 3

Assessment methods

  • Date of examination will be announced later - Exams
  • Date will be announced later - Demonstrations and presentations
  • Date will be announced later - Reports and productions

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