Courses

The Sea Track offers two main options: Start at Aalto or start at NTNU. There are several options for electives within the two main options.

Aalto’s main focus is on Arctic ships while NTNU’s main focus is Arctic offshore structures.

See the detailed course plans for the different options of the Sea Track below.

 

Option 1: Start at Aalto

 

Year 1: Aalto

Semester 1


Semester 2


Courses:

Ice mechanics (5 ECTS)

Dynamics of Rigid Body (5 ECTS)

Viscous Flow: Fluid Dynamics (5 ECTS)

FEM in Solids (5 ECTS)

Dynamics of Structures (5 ECTS)

Ship Performance in Ice: Small scale testing in ice (5 ECTS)


Courses:

Winter navigation (5 ECTS)

Ice loads on Structures (5 ECTS)

Simulation of Flows: Computational Fluid Dynamics (5 ECTS)

Finite Element Analysis (5 ECTS)

 

Plus 2 elective courses from below:

Ship Structures and Construction (5 ECTS)

Beam, Plate and Shell Models (5 ECTS)

Continuum Mechanics and Material Modelling (5 ECTS)

Methods in Computational Fluid Mechanics (5 ECTS)

Year 2: NTNU/UNIS, including Master's Thesis

Semester 1


Semester 2


Courses:

Select 1 of the 3 options below:

1. UNIS – Collection and analysis of data

AT-334 Arctic Measurements Technique, operations and transport at UNIS (4 weeks August – early Sept) (10 ECTS)

AT-332 Physical environmental loads on Arctic Coastal and Offshore Structures (Late Oct - Nov) (10 ECTS)

TBA451 Marine Civil Engineering SP (carried out at UNIS) (10 ECTS)

 

2. NTNU (UNIS) – Fixed and floating structures

AT-334 Arctic Measurements Technique, operations and transport at UNIS (4 weeks August – early Sept) (7,5 ECTS)

TBA4260 Ice actions on Arctic structures (7,5 ECTS)

TBA4550 Marine Civil Engineering SP (7,5 ECTS)

Plus 1 elective course from below:

TBA4145 Port and Coastal facilities (7,5 ECTS)

TKT4108 Dynamics – advanced course (7,5 ECTS)

TKT4197  Non-linear finite element analysis (7,5 ECTS)

 

3. NTNU (UNIS) Arctic marine systems

AT-334 Arctic Measurements Technique, operations and transport at UNIS (4 weeks August – early Sept) (7,5 ECTS)

TMR4560 Marine systems design SP (7,5 ECTS)

TMR4565 Marine systems design SC (7,5 ECTS)

Plus 1 elective course from below:

TMR4130 Risk Analysis and Safety Management of Maritime Transport (7,5 ECTS)

TMR4215 Sea Loads (7,5 ECTS)

TMR4260 Safe Operation and Maintenance (7,5 ECTS)

TBA5100 Theoretical soil mechanics (7,5 ECTS)

TBA4145 Port and Coastal facilities (7,5 ECTS)

Master's Thesis:

Select 1 of the 3 options below:

Collection and analysis of data (UNIS): TBA4920

Fixed and floating structures (NTNU): TBA4920

Arctic marines systems (NTNU): TMR4930


 

 

Option 2: Start at NTNU

Year 1: NTNU/UNIS

Semester 1


Semester 2


Courses:

TBA4265 Arctic and Marine Civil Engineering (7,5 ECTS)

TBA4260 Ice actions on Arctic structures (7,5 ECTS)

TKT4192 Finite Element in Strength analysis (7,5 ECTS)

Plus 1 elective course from below:

TBA4275 Dynamic response of irregular loading (7,5 ECTS)

TBA4145 Port and Coastal facilities (7,5 ECTS)

TBA5100 Theoretical soil mechanics (7,5 ECTS)


Courses (offered by UNIS):

AT-211 Ice mechanics, loads on structures and instrumentation (15 ETCS)

AT-205 Frozen ground engineering for Arctic Infrastructures (15 ETCS)


Year 2: Aalto, including Master's Thesis

Note: 25 ECTS in the autumn and 35 ECTS in the spring

Semester 1


Semester 2


Courses:

Ship Performance in Ice: Small Scale Testing in Ice (5 ECTS)

Marine Risks and Safety (5 ECTS)

Viscous Flow: Fluid Dynamics (5 ECTS)


Plus 2 elective courses from below:

Random loads & processes  (5 ECTS) - cannot  be chosen if the student has taken TBA4275 at NTNU

Ice mechanics (5 ECTS) - cannot  be chosen if  the student has taken AT-211 at UNIS

Dynamics of Rigid Body  (5 ECTS)

Ship Hydrodynamics (5 ECTS)

Course:

Winter Navigation (5 ECTS)

Master's Thesis:

Master's Thesis (30 ECTS)

 

 

 

 

http://www.coldclimate-master.org/study-tracks/sea-track/courses
13 DECEMBER 2018