Please note! Course description is confirmed for two academic years, which means that in general, e.g. Learning outcomes, assessment methods and key content stays unchanged. However, via course syllabus, it is possible to specify or change the course execution in each realization of the course, such as how the contact sessions are organized, assessment methods weighted or materials used.


After completed the course, the student will understand the basics of computer-aided tools, can implement tools into one’s own field and can evaluate the suitability of the tools for different subjects. The student will understand both the characteristics and limits of computer-aided modeling and the methods of utilization in the field of industry and research.

Credits: 5

Schedule: 07.09.2020 - 04.12.2020

Teacher in charge (valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022): Kaur Jaakma

Teacher in charge (applies in this implementation): Kaur Jaakma

Contact information for the course (applies in this implementation):

CEFR level (applies in this implementation):

Language of instruction and studies (valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022):

Teaching language: English

Languages of study attainment: English


  • Valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022:

    The presentation of computer-aided tool utilized in engineering fields, such as civil and mechanical engineering.

Assessment Methods and Criteria
  • Valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022:

    Lectures and personal computer exercises

  • Valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022:

    Lectures 14 h

    Computer exercise sessions 48 h (4 h weekly, 12 times)

    Individual work 68 h


Study Material
  • Valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022:

    Will be announced later

Substitutes for Courses
  • Valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022:

    ENG-A1001 Computer-aided tools in engineering

SDG: Sustainable Development Goals

    9 Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure