Metallic and Ceramic Materials, 31 cr

Type of the study module

Advanced Studies


Pasi Peura, Erkki Levänen, Petri Vuoristo

Learning Outcomes

- After completing this module the student is able to apply thermodynamics and kinetics in controlling the microstructures of metals and ceramics.
- S/he knows the microstructures and the properties of metals and ceramics, and is able to estimate the suitability of different metallic and ceramic material in technical applications.
- The student will be able to work as an expert in research and development of metallic and ceramic materials.


Study block Credit points Mandatory/Advisable
Materials Engineering 25 cr Mandatory
Materials Technology, Intermediate Studies as Elective Studies 25 cr Mandatory
Materials Technology, Intermediate Studies as Elective Studies, NS/ENG 20 cr Mandatory

Further Opportunities

Study block Credit points
Mechanics of Materials 30 cr


Compulsory courses

Course Credit points Class
MOL-12176 Laboratory Exercises in Materials Science 5 cr IV  
MOL-22216 Phase Transformations and Heat Treatments of Metals 5 cr IV  
MOL-22306 Metals Technology 5 cr IV  
MOL-32327 Analysis of Materials Performance 5 cr IV  
MOL-52026 Advanced Ceramics 5 cr IV  
MOL-53246 Coatings and Surface Treatments 6 cr V  
Total 31 cr  

Additional information

Primary responsible person: Pasi Peura

Updated by: Väisänen Outi, 11.01.2019