Course syllabus


MMEF05, 7,5 credits, G2 (First Cycle)

Valid for: 2015/16
Decided by: Education Board E
Date of Decision: 2015-04-13

General Information

Main field: Technology.
Compulsory for: M3, MD3
Language of instruction: The course will be given in Swedish


The course gives knowledge in how to analyse mechanical transmissions using relations for, and between, the included parts.

Learning outcomes

Knowledge and understanding
For a passing grade the student must

Competences and skills
For a passing grade the student must


Strap, disc, and drum brakes. Threaded fasteners and power screws. Clutches. Analysis of gears, worm gears, belt drives, and planetary gears.

Examination details

Grading scale: TH
Assessment: Two compulsory design assignments. Participation in the examination requires that the assignments have been approved. These can be approved only during the exercises which are scheduled for the specific assignments. Written examination. The grades 3, 4, and 5 demand 40, 60, and 80% correctness respectively in the examination.


Required prior knowledge: FMEA30 Mechanics or FMEA01 Engineering Mechanics - Statics and Particle Dynamics together with FMEA25 Mechanics-Dynamics, and FHL013 Solid Mechanics.
The number of participants is limited to: No
The course overlaps following course/s: MME035

Reading list

Contact and other information

Course coordinator: Univ.lektor Lars Vedmar,
Course coordinator: Univ.lektor Anette Andersson,
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