Checking date: 24/04/2024

Course: 2024/2025

Aerospace Design I
Bachelor in Aerospace Engineering (Plan: 421 - Estudio: 251)

Coordinating teacher: RAIMONDO , ANTONIO

Department assigned to the subject: Aerospace Engineering Department

Type: Compulsory
ECTS Credits: 6.0 ECTS


Requirements (Subjects that are assumed to be known)
Aerospace Materials I and II Engineering Graphics Thermal Engineering Aerospace Structures
The goal of this course is that the student acquires a basic knowledge of aerospace design and manufacturing.
Skills and learning outcomes
Description of contents: programme
1. Introduction to production. 2. Automation of Manufacturing Processes. 3. Geometrical and dimensional specification. 4. Metrology. 5. Metal casting processes. 6. Forming and shaping processes. 7. Machining processes. 8. Nontraditional manufacturing processes. 9. Manufacturing cost estimating.
Learning activities and methodology
Theory sessions. Problem sessions working individually and in groups. Lab-sessions.
Assessment System
  • % end-of-term-examination 60
  • % of continuous assessment (assigments, laboratory, practicals...) 40

Calendar of Continuous assessment

Extraordinary call: regulations
Basic Bibliography
  • S. Kalpakjian & S. R. Schmid. Manufacturing and Engineering Technology. Prentice Hall; 6th Revised edition . 2009
Additional Bibliography
  • Mikell P. Groover (Author). Fundamentals of Modern Manufacturing: Materials, Processes, and Systems. JOHN WILEY & SONS, INC.. 2012

The course syllabus may change due academic events or other reasons.