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Concrete Manufacturing and Construction 7.5 credits

Betongteknik - Tillverkning och arbetsutförande
Second cycle, K7009B
Course syllabus valid: Spring 2021 Sp 3 - Present
The version indicates the term and period for which this course syllabus is valid. The most recent version of the course syllabus is shown first.

Education level
Second cycle
Grade scale
G U 3 4 5
Civil Engineering
Subject group (SCB)
Civil Engineering

Entry requirements

K0002B Building materials and K0013B Structural Design or equivalent courses

More information about English language requirements


The selection is based on 20-285 credits

Course Aim

The course will provide knowledge about concrete and its properties in fresh, hardening and hardened conditions. The course will provide basics for preparation of formworks, reinforcement and concreting works in hot and hot conditions. After completion of the course student will have basic knowledge to work with concrete. 


Properties of fresh and hardened concrete. Various types of concrete. Concrete mix design. Manufacturing, execution and testing of concrete. 


The course has an individual part, supported by lectures and exercise lessons. The project work and laboratory work are performed as a group project.


Written examination (U, 3.4 5), project work and laboratory work.

Andrzej Cwirzen

Literature. Valid from Spring 2021 Sp 3 (May change until 10 weeks before course start)
Announced later.

Course offered by
Department of Civil, Environmental and Natural Resources Engineering

CodeDescriptionGrade scaleCrStatusFrom periodTitle
0001Written examG U 3 4 53.50MandatoryA16
0002Project workU G#3.00MandatoryA16
0003Laboratory workU G#1.00MandatoryA16

Study guidance
Study guidance for the course is to be found in our learning platform Canvas before the course starts. Students applying for single subject courses get more information in the Welcome letter. You will find the learning platform via My LTU.

Syllabus established
by Eva Gunneriusson 10 Feb 2016

Last revised
by Assistant Director of Undergraduate Studies Eva Gunneriusson, Department of Civil, Environmental and Natural Resources Engineering 21 Apr 2020