Course syllabus

Projekt - mekanik
Project - Engineering Mechanics

FMEN05, 7,5 credits, A (Second Cycle)

Valid for: 2013/14
Decided by: Education Board E
Date of Decision: 2013-04-17

General Information

Elective for: M4, Pi4
Language of instruction: The course will be given in English on demand


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.

Learning outcomes

Knowledge and understanding
For a passing grade the student must

Competences and skills
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.

Examination details

Grading scale: TH
Assessment: Written report and an oral presentation.


The number of participants is limited to: No
The course might be cancelled: If the number of applicants is less than 10.
The course overlaps following course/s: FME071

Reading list

Contact and other information

Course coordinator: Prof. Solveig Melin,
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