Syllabus academic year 2010/2011
(Created 2010-07-25.)
Credits: 7,5. Grading scale: TH. Cycle: A (Second Cycle). Main field: Technology. Language of instruction: The course will be given in Swedish. FMEN05 overlaps following cours/es: FME071. Optional for: M4. Course coordinator: Prof. Solveig Melin,, Mechanics. The course might be cancelled if the number of applicants is less than 10. Assessment: Written report and an oral presentation. Home page:

The purpose of the course is for the student to work with a larger task, in order to reach deeper knowledge within the area of Engineering Mechanics and adjacent areas.

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

An applied or theoretical study of a subject chosen by the student. The study can be in the form of a small development project or as a pre-study of the thesis work. A requirement is that the work is clearly defined and corresponds to 200 hours of studies. Examples of ares that can be studied are analytical mechanics, wave motion, advanced continuum mechanics and vehicle dynamics.

Established in conference with the examiner.