Polymer Engineering7.5 ECTS credits
Instruction is in the form of lectures, teaching sessions, mandatory laboratory sessions, and hand-in assignments. The course covers the structure of plastics and composite materials, thermoplastics, elastomers, thermosetting resins, additives, crystallinity, fibre length and direction, thermal properties, mechanical properties, viscoelasticity, cracks and fractures, design, construction, and manufacturing.
Progressive specialisation: A1N (has only first‐cycle course/s as entry requirements)
Education level: Master's level
Admission requirements: Registered for Heat and Mass Transfer, 7.5 ECTS credits, Materials Engineering, 7.5 ECTS credits, Manufacturing Technology, 7.5 ECTS credits, and Finite Element Methods FEM, 7.5 ECTS credits, plus upper secondary level English 6, or equivalent
Selection is usually based on your grade point average from upper secondary school or the number of credit points from previous university studies, or both.
This course is included in the following programme
- Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering (studied during year 4)