MASA2022 - Fundamentals Of Machine Component Design


New from the academic year 2020/2021

Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Written examination
Grade: Letters

Evaluation form Weighting Duration Examination aids Grade deviation
Written examination 100/100 4 hours C

Course content

Dimensioning of different machine components such as shafts, couplings, bolts, gears, welding joints
Rules for technical drawings

Learning outcome

- most common machine components.
- construction and dimensioning such components based on standard rules.

- performing calculations and strength analysis on mechanical components.
- producing technical drawings with computer aided 2D drawing tools.

General competence:
- in strength analysis of mechanical components.

Learning methods and activities

Teaching methods:
Lectures and individual- and group-exercises (mandatory).  
Mandatory assignments:
Mandatory assignments have to be approved before admission to examination.The semester project work is mandatory.

Compulsory assignments

  • Mandatory assignment

Further on evaluation

Reexamination: Oral

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.

Admission to a programme of study is required:
Mechanical Engineering (BIMASKIN)

More on the course



Version: 1
Credits:  7.5 SP
Study level: Intermediate course, level II


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  AUTUMN 2020

Language of instruction: Norwegian

Location: Ålesund

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

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Ocean Operations and Civil Engineering



Examination arrangement: Written examination

Term Status code Evaluation form Weighting Examination aids Date Time Digital exam Room *
Autumn ORD Written examination 100/100 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.

For more information regarding registration for examination and examination procedures, see "Innsida - Exams"

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