Diploma Seminar (M-STG, Forming, Welding)
FSI-HD4Acad. year: 2017/2018
Written and oral presentation of partial results worked out for the future Diploma Project, with focus on technological topics in the metal-forming, welding, and surface treatment specializations. Oral presentation takes the form of concise and fitting reports before the student group, under the guidance of teachers, who channel the presentation and, via discussion, point out the errors and shortcomings in both the content and form of presentation.
Learning outcomes of the course unit
In the final year of MSc studies the students will acquire the ability to analyse a given problem and to present, in writing and orally, the results obtained in the course of working out the diploma project.
Mastering the methodology of designing as a part of the Specialized Project and the Final Project. Completion of all the specialized courses in the field of metal forming, welding, and surface treatment.
Recommended optional programme components
Recommended or required reading
FOREJT, Milan:Oborový projekt 2. Sylabus na serveru www.fme.vutbr.cz. FSI VUT v Brně, 2003 (CS)
FOREJT, Milan: Závěrečný projekt. Sylabus na serveru www.fme.vutbr.cz. FSI VUT v Brně, 2002 (CS)
Ostatní literatura doporučená odborným vedoucím projektu, konzultanty a získaná vlastní provedenou rešerší.
ČSN ISO 690. Bibliografické citace. Praha: Česk normalizační institut, 2011
Planned learning activities and teaching methods
The course is taught through exercises which are focused on practical topics presented in lectures.
Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes
Continuous assessment by diploma project leaders of the activities of diploma students and their partial results obtained in working out the diploma project. Awarding the credit is conditional on completing all the parts (3 blocks) of the diploma project in the required scope.
Language of instruction
The objective of the course is for students to acquire and test the ability to orally present and defend the results obtained in the course of preparing and working out a technical report.
Specification of controlled education, way of implementation and compensation for absences
Continuous assessment by diploma project leaders of the activities of diploma students and their partial results obtained in working out the diploma project. Attendance at seminars, number of presentations, and writing up partial sections of the Diploma Project are taken in to consideration.
Type of course unit
26 hours, compulsory
Teacher / Lecturer
1st block: Searching the literature concerning the problems involved in the assignment, working out a brief study regarding the assignment problems. Assessing the current state of solution.
2nd block: Proposing a suitable production technology, choosing the optimum variant, and working out an integral production procedure. Choosing the machine set and designing the tool assembly.
3rd block: Technical and economic evaluation of the proposed technology, conclusions.