Fundamentals of Design Methodology
FSI-GZ0Acad. year: 2017/2018
The course extends the knowledge of students in the field of machine building. It makes students familiar with general principles and methodology of designing machines and technological entities with international context or more precisly Czech - Germany context. Great attention is paid to a comparision of terminology unit denotation by technical computation.
Learning outcomes of the course unit
Students will extent their knowledge of designing methodology and is prepared to participate in internation czech-germany teams.
General knowledge of German language.
Recommended optional programme components
Recommended or required reading
Planned learning activities and teaching methods
The course is taught in the form of lectures presenting the basic principles and theory of the given discipline. Presentation and defence of a semestral project. According to the possibility of teaching can be organized lectures for students by practitioners and excursions to companies focused on activities related to the course content.
Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes
Students must defend a semestral project on a given topic.
Language of instruction
The aims of the course is get students ready for cooperation in internationals teams. Familirising students with based knowledge in international design terminology a methodology.
Specification of controlled education, way of implementation and compensation for absences
The attendance at lectures is recommended.
Type of course unit
26 hours, optionally
Teacher / Lecturer
1. Introduction to course
2. Components of production machines
3. Production machines drives
4. Turning machines
5. Milling machines
6. Next types of machine tools
7. Technical computation
8. Geometric accuracy of a machine tool
9. Design of Machines from point of view of Safety and Protection of User. The Ergonomic.
10. Production of Technical Documentation
11. Case Study - Machine Tool
12. Case Study - Forming Machine
13. Case Study - Manufacturing Line