The course is included in these curricula and study modules
Type of course
Recommended year of study
Total number of ECTS
-To give students the skills and understanding to produce solid models and drawings of engineering components.
-Use solid modelling software to create 3D solid models from orthographic engineering drawings.
-To create assembly models of engineering components using solid modelling software.
-To create engineering orthographic and isometric drawings from solid models of engineering components.
-Drawing (working with sketches).
-Part design (protrusions, cut-outs, thin region features, family of parts, lofted parts, swept parts, molded parts, working with variable tables.
-Stress analysis design of components (working with femap and engineering references).
Prerequisites and co-requisites
Previous course names
The Solid Modelling course IM-2-045(0) is for Plastics Technology and Plastteknik 1st year students. Plastics Technology and Plastteknik 2nd year and Industrial Management 3rd year students should take IM-2-045(1).
You may obtain the software for home use from solidedge.fi
Recommended or required reading
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- Lectures - 20 hours
- Laboratory lessons and tasks in a simulated environment - 70 hours
- Individual studies - 40 hours
- Total workload of the course: 130 hours
- Of which autonomous studies: 40 hours
- Of which scheduled studies: 90 hours
Mode of Delivery
Participation in tuition
- Reports and productions
Assignments valid until
12 months after course has ended
- 2009-01-30 - Exams
- Date will be announced later - Reports and productions