Syllabus academic year 2008/2009
(Created 2008-07-17.)

Higher education credits: 6. Grading scale: UG. Level: G1 (First level). Language of instruction: The course will be given in Swedish. Compulsory for: KID1. Course coordinator: Universitetslektor Christer Persson,, Materialteknik. Assessment: Written exam, oral presented assignments, written materials selection assignment. Home page:

The objective of the course is to demonstrate the relationship between material, properties and manufacturing, and how this influences design and use of products of different materials.

Knowledge and understanding
For a passing grade the student must

Skills and abilities
For a passing grade the student must

Judgement and approach
For a passing grade the student must

The course defines the relevant properties of construction materials, e.g. stiffness, plasticity, formability, optical properties, thermal properties, and how these properties depend on structure. Different types of materials and manufacturing processes are used as base for the discussion.

Manufacturing, Engineering & Technology, 5 Ed. Serope Kalpakjian, Steven Schmid. ISBN:0131489658 Publisher:Prentice Hall