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Fundamentals of Welding - The Qualified Welding Engineer

Module name (EN): Fundamentals of Welding - The Qualified Welding Engineer
Degree programme: Mechatronics, Master, ASPO 01.04.2020
Module code: MTM.SWT
SAP-Submodule-No.: P231-0129
Hours per semester week / Teaching method: 6V (6 hours per week)
ECTS credits: 6
Semester: according to optional course list
Mandatory course: no
Language of instruction:
Written exam

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Applicability / Curricular relevance:
MTM.SWT (P231-0129) Mechatronics, Master, ASPO 01.04.2020, optional course, technical
MAM. (P241-0364) Engineering and Management, Master, ASPO 01.10.2013, semester 2, optional course
MST.SWT Mechatronics and Sensor Technology, Master, ASPO 01.04.2016, optional course, technical
MST.SWT Mechatronics and Sensor Technology, Master, ASPO 01.10.2011, optional course, technical
90 class hours (= 67.5 clock hours) over a 15-week period.
The total student study time is 180 hours (equivalent to 6 ECTS credits).
There are therefore 112.5 hours available for class preparation and follow-up work and exam preparation.
Recommended prerequisites (modules):
Recommended as prerequisite for:
Module coordinator:
Prof. Dr. Moritz Habschied
Lecturer: Prof. Dr. Moritz Habschied

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Learning outcomes:
In cooperation with the GSI SLV, students will acquire the theoretical knowledge required for all activities as welding engineers according to guideline DVS IIW 1170. With it they will be able to deal with questions concerning welding processes, materials and calculations. The course forms the basis for further training as a welding engineer DVS IIW.

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Module content:
- Welding processes and equipment
- Producing and designating steels
- Microstructure and properties of pure metals and iron-carbon alloys
- Heat treatment of base material and welded joint
- Structure of the welded joint
- Carbon and carbon-manganese steels
- Fine-grain structural steels
- Spare parts management
- The basics of statics of supporting structures
- Representing weld seams

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Teaching methods/Media:

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Recommended or required reading:
Lecture notes GSI SLV

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