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BA8513 - Rock Drilling

About

Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Portfolio assessment
Grade: Passed/Failed

Evaluation form Weighting Duration Examination aids Grade deviation
Approved report 25/100
Approved exercises 25/100
Oral examination 50/100 C

Course content

The course comprises technical and economical topics related to rock drilling. Treated topics are:
- Rock breaking mechanisms, principles and methods for rock drilling
- Review of test methods for drillability, direct and indirect methods
- The drilling process
- Boreability in TBM tunnelling
- Capacity and time consumption models
- Cost models

Learning outcome

Knowledge, skills and general competence:
The goal of the course is to give the students further knowledge and understanding of different factors which influence the efficiency, quality and economy of rock drilling.

Learning methods and activities

Study group.
An individual study report (e.g. literature survey, experimental study or similar) is mandatory. Exercises.

Compulsory assignments

  • Colloquium

Specific conditions

Exam registration requires that class registration is approved in the same semester. Compulsory activities from previous semester may be approved by the department.

Course materials

Information will be given at course start.

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Facts

Version: 1
Credits:  7.5 SP
Study level: Doctoral degree level

Coursework

Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  AUTUMN 2020

Lab hours: 6
No.of specialization hours: 6

Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  SPRING 2021

Lab hours: 6
No.of specialization hours: 6

Language of instruction: English

Location: Trondheim

Subject area(s)
  • Technological subjects
Contact information
Course coordinator: Lecturer(s):

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Phone:

Examination

Examination arrangement: Portfolio assessment

Term Status code Evaluation form Weighting Examination aids Date Time Digital exam Room *
Autumn ORD Approved report 25/100
Room Building Number of candidates
Spring ORD Approved report 25/100
Room Building Number of candidates
Autumn ORD Approved exercises 25/100
Room Building Number of candidates
Spring ORD Approved exercises 25/100
Room Building Number of candidates
Autumn ORD Oral examination 50/100 C
Room Building Number of candidates
Spring ORD Oral examination 50/100 C
Room Building Number of candidates
  • * The location (room) for a written examination is published 3 days before examination date. If more than one room is listed, you will find your room at Studentweb.
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