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Type of course


Recommended year of study


Total number of ECTS

5 cr

Competency aims

The aim of the course is to teach mechanics, hydrostatics and termodynamics for computer based applications.

Learning outcomes

At the end of the course the student is expected to be able to analyse simple mechanical, hydrostatic and thermodynamical systems as well as being able to implement their equations in javascript html pages.

Course contents


Prerequisites and co-requisites

Matematik 1 and simple html and javascript

Previous course names

2009, Physics 1

Study activities

  • Lectures - 60 hours
  • Laboratory lessons and tasks in a simulated environment - 40 hours
  • Project work and productions - 30 hours
  • - 3 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
  • Reports and productions

Assessment requirements

To pass the course the student should pass the following examinations:
1. 80% rätt utförda räkneövningar
2. 50% rätt utförda laborationer med rapporter
3. minst 50% rätt löst sluttentamen


Herrman Rene


Herrmann Rene

Group size

No limit

Assignments valid until

12 months after course has ended

Assessment methods

  • 2011-05-15 - Exams
  • 2011-05-01 - Reports and productions

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