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: 13.09.2021 - 10.12.2021

Teacher in charge (valid for whole curriculum period):

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

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

CEFR level (valid for whole curriculum period):

Language of instruction and studies (applies in this implementation):

Teaching language: English. Languages of study attainment: English


  • valid for whole curriculum period:

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

Assessment Methods and Criteria
  • valid for whole curriculum period:

    Lectures and personal computer exercises

  • valid for whole curriculum period:

    Lectures 14 h

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

    Individual work 68 h


Study Material
  • valid for whole curriculum period:

    Will be announced later

Substitutes for Courses
SDG: Sustainable Development Goals

    9 Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure


Further Information
  • valid for whole curriculum period:

    Course components are valid only during the course, so the course cannot be divided into several years.

    Teaching Period:

    2020-2021 Autumn I-II

    2021-2022 Autumn I-II

    Course Homepage:

    Registration for Courses: In the academic year 2021-2022, registration for courses will take place on Sisu ( instead of WebOodi.

    Registration occurs through WebOodi.