course utilizes problem-based learning concept. Starting from
concept design developed in MEC-E1004 - Principles of Naval Architecture
students outline the drawbacks and improve the ship design (preliminary
design). The skills and knowledge, accumulated during M.Sc. studies are
Students demonstrate independent work, critical judgement,
engineering thinking and good team working. Assignment is carried out in
groups of 3-5 students, preferably the same as in PNA –course. The final project is presented in the end of the
course to experts from industry and academia.
The Ship Desing Portfolio -course includes workshops and computer classes (NAPA workshop), and Marine Technology Gala (Final Project
presentation to industry presentatives). The written assignments include
mid-term progress reports, gala presentation and final project report. The existing report template from PNA -course is utilised.