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BK10A1101 Laboratory Work Course in Mechanical Engineering, 2-30 cr 
Code BK10A1101  Validity 01.08.2016 -
Name Laboratory Work Course in Mechanical Engineering  Abbreviation Laboratory Work 
Credits2-30 cr   
TypeBasic studies  
  Grading scaleStudy modules 0-5,P/F 
  Eligibility for post-graduate studiesno
    Allowed to study several timesno
Organisation LUT School of Energy Systems 

Harri Eskelinen 
Hamid Roozbahani 

Description by Study Guide

Location: muu / other

The course is mainly intended for foreign visiting or exchange students and students of distance learning programs. The students register for the course by contacting at first the person in charge either in the beginning of the 1st or 3rd period. The course is arranged concurrently in face-to-face learning and distance learning environment.


M.Sc. (Tech.) 1


Depinding of the project type, 1-4

Teaching Language 


Teacher(s) in Charge 

Professor, D.Sc. (Tech.) Harri Eskelinen


The aim of this course is to

- give the student a deeper understanding on mechanical engineering in a specialized area, e.g. welding technology, design of welded metal structures, laser processing, mechatronics, machine dynamics or sustainable production including applications of packaging technology
- is to give vision about entrepreneurship and
- prepare the studentfor a scientific approach in the M.Sc. thesis work.


A specific project which is done either in one of the laboratories of the department of Mechanical Engineering or in a suitable industrial company. The project is planned together with the supervisor and it could consist of laboratory work, literature research together with reporting, article writing or problem solving in industry. The course module highlights the aspects of entrepreneurship.

Teaching Methods 

Either face-to-face or Skype meetings. Individual project work and a written report. The amount of work hours in the project will determine the amount of credits (2-30 ECTS cr.), 1 ECTS credit corresponds 26 h work.Credits will be granted when the final report is delivered. Extra credits can be received if specific examinations are made.
The course is suitable for distance learning.

Examination in Examination schedule (Yes/No) 


Examination in Moodle (Yes/No) 


Examination in Exam (Yes/No) 


Assessment scale and assessment methods 

0-5 or pass/fail, depending on the project type carried out.

Course Materials 

Basic guidelines and materials are available in Moodle.


B.Sc.(Mech.Eng.) Degree or equivalent knowledge.

Places for exchange-students? (Yes, number/No) 

max 15

Places for Open University Students?(Yes, number/No) 

max 5


Current and upcoming courses
Functions Name Type cr Teacher Timing
Register Laboratory Work Course in Mechanical Engineering  COURSE  Harri Eskelinen 
02.09.19 -31.07.20 -

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