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Course Description MAS2001 - Aluminium in Design I (2003/2004)

ECTS Credits10
Duration1 semester (Autumn)

The aim of the course is to provide knowledge of aluminium in design. Focus is set on ecology with recirculation, shaping methods and aluminium properties.


In general:

Module 1 (2 ects credits)
- Aluminium in general
Module 2 (2 ects credits)
- Industrial ecology, life-cycle analasis
Module 3 (2 ects credits)
- Extrusion
Module 4 (2 ects credits)
- Drawing and cold flow-pressing
Module 5 (1 ects credits)
- Casting
Module 6 (1 ects credits)
- Rolling

Study MethodsMandatory Assignments, Project Works, E-learning
Open learning and distance teaching over the Internet (supplementary teaching in class rooms will be given)
AssessmentWritten Exam, 4 hours (counts 50%)
Project Work (counts 50%)
Grading SystemAlphabetical Scale, A (best) - F (fail)
Course RequirementsAssignments
Supplementary Information