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Final Year Project, Steel Structions 30 Credits

Examensarbete, Stålbyggnad
Second cycle, S7003B
Course syllabus valid: Autumn 2011 Sp 1 - Spring 2015 Sp 4
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
U G#
Steel Structures
Subject group (SCB)
Building Technology

Entry requirements

General entry requirements, second cycle

Specific entry

The student should, with normal study effort, be able to obtain the degree within one year from the start of his/her thesis work. The examiner decides in each case which courses are necessary for the project to be undertaken. At least one advanced course within the subject should be taken prior to the thesis work.

More information about English language requirements

Course Aim
In the thesis work the student shall individually or with one fellow student study a given task and write a report on the results. The work should be a research project or a technical investigation. The student should demonstrate his/her ability to: • Apply the knowledge and skills that have been acquired. • Plan and structure a research investigation • Work according to a time plan • Write a research or investigation report • Analyze and draw conclusions from the obtained results • Design a presentation • Give an oral presentation of the report The student should understand • The need for cooperation in research The student should know and understand: • The different parts of the research and development (R&D) process • How to initiate and create an R&D project • How to implement R&D project results

Course contents are decided in cooperation with student/students at the start of the course.

Determined in connection with the planning of the thesis

Oral and written presentation of own work Opposing on thesis work of fellow student Participation in two additional thesis work presentations. Examiner: To be appointed by head of division/contact.

Milan Veljkovic

Transition terms
The course S7003B is equal to ABS550

Literature. Valid from Autumn 2011 Sp 1 (May change until 10 weeks before course start)

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

0001Degree project commenced0.0U G#
0004Written report and oral presentation30.0U G#

Guidelines for degree project » 
Syllabus established
The plan is established by the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering 2007-01-31 and is valid from H07.

Last revised
by Department of Civil, Environmental and Natural resources engineering 18 Aug 2011