Powder metallurgy: Powder production, powder pressing, sintering and finishing.
Manufacturing of plastic elements: Injection moulding, compression moulding and extrusion.
Other manufacturing methods: Water cutting, laser cutting, sparking, etching and extrusion.
Rapid prototyping: Methods for manufacturing of 3D machine elements of polymers and metals.
Lectures, assignments, laboratory, and field study/visit at a fabrication facility.
Written exam (6 credits). Project (3 credits). Laboratory (1 credit).
If there are special reasons for doing so, an examiner may make an exception from the method of assessment indicated and allow a student to be assessed by another method. An example of special reasons might be a certificate regarding special pedagogical support from the disability coordinator of the university.