Course code TMP100

TMP100 Mechanical Engingeering and Process Technology

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Course responsible: Ola Sørby Omberg
Teachers: Odd Ivar Lekang
ECTS credits: 5
Faculty: Faculty of Science and Technology
Teaching language: NO
(NO=norsk, EN=Engelsk)
Teaching exam periods:
Course frequency: Annually
First time: 2016H
Course contents:
The course provides an introduction to selected key components in mechanical and process engineering. Components that will be looked at are, for example engines / engine principles, pumps and compressors. Furthermore, the technologies for extraction and processing of oil and gas, both from traditional fosil sources and based on biological sources. Biorefinery technology for the production of biodiesel / biogas / bioethanol, bioplastics will also be discussed. Each student will during the course put themselves into a single topic, search information on their own and present the results to the other course participants
Learning outcome:
After completing the course the student should know the structure and function of the important components in mechanical and process engineering.
Learning activities:
Lectures, practicals and presentation.
Teaching support:
Practicals under supervision
Literaure presented in the lectures and uploaded on Canvas
Recommended prerequisites:
Mandatory activity:

Revise previous lab-excercises

Development of new lab-exercises

Presentation of lab-excercises

Run the lab-excercises.

Delivery of lab reports, pass or fail
Nominal workload:

Revise previous lab-excercises - 5-10 hours

Development of new lab-exercises - 100-120 hours

Presentation of lab-excercises - 5-10 hours

Run the lab-excercises - 20-30 hours

Entrance requirements:
Special requirements in Science
Type of course:
Lectures and practicals, approx. 50 hours,
The external and internal examiner jointly prepare  a correction manual for the lab. reports. 
Examination details: Continuous exam: Passed / Failed