|Status||Compulsory/Courses of Limited Choice|
|Level and type||Post-graduate Studies, Academic|
|Field of study||Mechanics, Mechanical Engineering, Machine Building|
|Academic staff||Jānis Ozoliņš, Artis Kromanis, Toms Torims|
|Credit points||6.0 (9.0 ECTS)|
Section of conventional manufacturing technologies includes studies of basic manufacturing technologies, its types and usage. Section of specific manufacturing processes includes studies of modern and non-traditional manufacturing processes, analysis of drawbacks and advantages of the given processes. Additionally, programme includes a section about the use of computers in manufacturing engineering - studies of computer technologies adapted for solving tasks of manufacturing engineering. Course includes studies of research methods for manufacturing engineering. Organization of manufacturing – studies of manufacturing management. Subject includes visits to plants..
Goals and objectives
of the course in terms
of competences and skills
|Overall aim of this course is to study specific, modern and non-conventional manufacturing engineering methods. To obtain skills necessary to describe manufacturing technologies of mechanical parts with the most rational manufacturing method.|
Be able to formulate conventional manufacturing types and used devices. - Written Exam.
Be able to describe specific, modern and unconventional types of material processing. - Written Exam.
Be able to compare types of processing and to choose a suitable technology. - Seminars/practical work: individual work and its presentation.
Be able to grasp and use computer technologies in manufacturing engineering. - Seminars/practical work: individual work and its presentation.
Be able to plan a research in field of manufacturing engineering. - Written Exam.
Be able to describe research tools of manufacturing engineering. - Written Exam.
Be able to use computer technologies to solve tasks in manufacturing engineering. - Seminars/practical work: individual work and its presentation.
Be able to understand principles of manufacturing organization. - Written Exam.
|Course prerequisites||Metal cutting and processing machines. Instruments.|