Course: Fundamentals of Engineering Design

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Course title Fundamentals of Engineering Design
Course code KKS/ZK
Organizational form of instruction Lecture + Tutorial
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 4
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
Lecturer(s)
  • Hrdlička Filip, Ing.
  • Kratochvíl Martin, Ing.
  • Raab Zdeněk, Ing. Ph.D.
  • Švagr Marcel, Ing.
  • Běle Miroslav, Ing.
  • Tančin Milan, Ing.
  • Florian Pavel, Ing.
  • Trpák Lukáš, Ing.
  • Gorschenek Martin, Ing.
  • Sedláček František, Ing.
  • Tříska Ladislav, Ing.
  • Vaněk Václav, Doc. Ing. Ph.D.
  • Mazínová Ivana, Ing. Ph.D.
  • Duník Miroslav, Ing.
  • Kubec Václav, Ing. Ph.D.
  • Barták Jiří, Ing.
  • Bartoň Lukáš, Ing. Ph.D.
  • Barták Petr, Ing.
  • Sklenář Petr, Ing.
Course content
The course focuses on the following areas: classification of basic machine parts according to their properties and the complexity of technical systems; connecting and transmission parts, parts of seating, springs, transmission mechanisms, etc; design of small machine part groups both with the help of CAD and without CAD. Weekly lecture contents - see Courseware.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Lecture supplemented with a discussion, Collaborative instruction
  • Contact hours - 52 hours per semester
  • Individual project (40) - 30 hours per semester
  • Preparation for an examination (30-60) - 30 hours per semester
prerequisite
professional knowledge
use and apply theoretical knowledge from the field of technical drawings
to know the basics of reading simple engineering drawings
use and apply basic knowledge of secondary school mathematics, physics and geometry
professional skills
to be able to use basic office software resources and to use their potential for technical calculations
to create engineering documentation of simple machine parts
design and prescribe the appropriate fitting and precision of features of machine parts
learning outcomes
professional knowledge
of machine parts and their groups with respect to the parameters describing their properties and design documentation
use and apply knowledge integrated design to solve problems during engineering design
to know the basics of product geometry specification
professional skills
analyze simple mechanical construction group generalize findings and the results applied in the designing of complex technical products
ability to apply basic methods for designing - to set the required product features and create functional structures
use geometric tolerances when designing machine groups and machine parts
be able to design functional groups of hydraulic seals
be able to design a rolling bearing of the rotary type
teaching methods
professional knowledge
Lecture supplemented with a discussion
Collaborative instruction
Practicum
assessment methods
Combined exam
Project
professional skills
Written exam
Project
Recommended literature
  • Strojnické tabulky. Sv. 3., Základní strojní součásti a montážní jednotky. 1. vyd. Praha : SNTL, 1989. ISBN 80-03-00151-X.
  • Boháček, František. Základy strojnictví : vysokošk. učebnice pro skupinu stud. oborů strojírenství a ostatní kovodělná výroba. 1. vyd. Praha : SNTL, 1989. ISBN 80-03-00083-1.
  • Drastík, František. Strojnické tabulky pro konstrukci i dílnu. [1. vyd.]. Praha : Montanex, 1995. ISBN 80-85780-22-4.
  • Drastík, František. Technické kreslení podle mezinárodních norem I. Ostrava : Montanex, 2005. ISBN 87-7225-195-3.
  • Fiala, Jaromír; Svoboda, Pavel; Šimonovský, Miroslav. Strojnické tabulky 2 : základní strojní prvky a součásti. Praha : SNTL, 1988.
  • Hubka, Vladimír. Konstrukční nauka : obecný model postupu při konstruování. Zürich : Heurista, 1995. ISBN 80-901135-0-8.
  • Nohovec, Vladimír. Úvod do strojního inženýrství II. : obrazová část. 1. vyd. Plzeň : Západočeská univerzita, 1992. ISBN 80-7082-073-X.
  • Pahl, Gerhard; Beitz, Wolfgang. Engineering design : a systematics approach. 2nd ed. London : Springer, 1996. ISBN 3-540-19917-9.
  • Parker,M. Engineering Drawing and Design. Ellenborough House: Stanley Thornes, UK, 1991.
  • Shigley, Joseph E.; Mischke, Charles R. Standard handbook of machine design. 2nd ed. New York : McGraw-Hill, 1996. ISBN 0-07-056958-4.
  • Šťastný, Jiří. Manuál technické dokumentace. 1. vyd. České Budějovice : Kopp, 1996. ISBN 80-85828-63-4.
  • Vaněk, Václav. Základy konstruování : učební podklady pro cvičení. 1. vyd. Plzeň : Západočeská univerzita, 2010. ISBN 978-80-7043-964-7.


Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty of Mechanical Engineering Road Vehicles Diagnostics and Service (1) Mechanical engineering and mechanical production 1 Summer
Faculty of Mechanical Engineering - Materials Engineering and Engineering Metallurgy (1) Mechanical engineering and mechanical production 1 Summer
Faculty of Mechanical Engineering - Industrial Engineering and Management (1) Mechanical engineering and mechanical production 1 Summer
Faculty of Mechanical Engineering Manufacturing Processes - Technology of Metal Cutting (1) Mechanical engineering and mechanical production 1 Summer
Faculty of Mechanical Engineering - Industrial Engineering and Management (1) Mechanical engineering and mechanical production 1 Summer
Faculty of Mechanical Engineering Transport Vehicles and Handling Machinery (1) Mechanical engineering and mechanical production 1 Summer
Faculty of Mechanical Engineering Manufacturing Processes - Technology of Metal Cutting (1) Mechanical engineering and mechanical production 1 Summer
Faculty of Mechanical Engineering - Design of Manufacturing Machines and Equipment (1) Mechanical engineering and mechanical production 1 Summer
Faculty of Mechanical Engineering - Design of Power Machines and Equipment (1) Mechanical engineering and mechanical production 1 Summer
Faculty of Mechanical Engineering - Materials Engineering and Engineering Metallurgy (1) Mechanical engineering and mechanical production 1 Summer
Faculty of Mechanical Engineering - Design of Power Machines and Equipment (1) Mechanical engineering and mechanical production 1 Summer
Faculty of Mechanical Engineering - Design of Manufacturing Machines and Equipment (1) Mechanical engineering and mechanical production 1 Summer
Faculty of Mechanical Engineering Transport Vehicles and Handling Machinery (1) Mechanical engineering and mechanical production 1 Summer