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Oulun ammattikorkeakoulu :: Engineering

Engineering

The departments in engineering are offering various exchange study programmes in English during 2019-2020. The exchange programmes consist of field-specific courses and project works in English. You can also study Finnish on a Survival Course!

All courses listed below are instructed in English. Only courses from one programme can be taken due to timetabling constraints.

 

 

Automation Engineering

Automation is present everywhere: in cars, at home, in heating and security solutions, and in any systems that ensure the supply of clean water, energy and food. As an exchange student, you are studying at the Energy and Automation department. Your studies consists of lessons, laboratory work and large projects. You study together with our third-year students.

The courses given in English in Autumn 2019 are:

  • 5W00BB51, Control Engineering, 14 ECTS
  • 5W00BB49, Production Automation Project, 14 ECTS
  • T000103, Intercultural Competences, 3 ECTS
  • T528405, Finnish Construction Industry, 5 ECTS

You need to have at least 5 ECTS basic knowledge of automation systems. We strongly recommend that you are third-year student.

There are no courses on Automation Engineering on Spring 2020.

Building Services

In the degree program of building services engineering the focus is in heating, plumbing and ventilation engineering of real estate. The aim is to educate engineers, who master technical systems of buildings. Climate change and increasing energy requirement are the issues, that specialists in the field of heating, plumbing and air conditioning are searching solutions for.

As an exchange student you will study spring semester in a project, in which you design heating, plumbing and ventilation for particular buildings. In project you use software, which are used also in companies in the field of HVAC engineering: CADS and MagiCAD. Project studies provide you good skills, if you want to work in design of heating, plumbing and ventilation or in contracting as a project manager.

The prerequisites for the project are as follows:

  • dimensioning of ventilation pipes, dimensioning of cooling and choice of the devices needed
  • knowledge of the building regulations and fire regulations
  • in heating technique, basis for the heat production and dimensioning, dimensioning of pipe systems, choice of batteries and of other devices 
  • basis for the water supply systems and sewer systems.

You should be at least 2nd year student in engineering degree programme (BEng) and have a basic knowledge in energy technology. Courses in the project are on 3rd year in our curriculum. The studies will be located in our Kotkantie Campus.

The courses given in English in Spring 2020 are:

  • T000103-3005, Intercultural Competences, 3 ECTS
  • T680410-3006, Design of Ventilation, 10 ECTS
  • T680610-3005, Design of Plumbing, 10 ECTS
  • T680910-3006, Design of Heating, 10 ECTS

There are no courses on Building Services on Autumn 2019.

Civil Engineering

”The North is an inspiration to Civil Engineering”

The aim of the Degree Program in Civil Engineering is to educate professionals in civil engineering for local and national as well as international construction industry. The students are prepared to work in design and leadership positions at building sites as well as in management duties in construction projects.

The Degree Program in Civil Engineering is actively involved in different international projects in order to ensure that the education remains closely in line with the international construction trends. The courses also include building site visits and specialist lectures given by visiting representatives from working life.

In the Degree Program in Civil Engineering you can study House Building Engineering or Municipal Engineering. Exchange students can study either during the Autumn term (30 credits) or the Spring term (30 credits), or it is also possible to study the whole study year (60 credits).

To exchange students we offer Bachelor-level house building and municipal engineering modules of the different study years.

The courses given in English in Autumn 2019 are:

  • T000103-3002, Intercultural Competences, 3 ECTS
  • T528405-3011, Finnish Construction Industry, 5 ECTS         
  • TF00BN91-3008, Basics of Geotechnics, 5 ECTS
  • TF00BN99-3001, Renovation 1, 5 ECTS
  • TF00BN77-3008, Technical Drawing and Building Modelling, 5 ECTS        
  • TF00BO19-3001, Water Supply Simulation and Construction, 5 ECTS          
  • TS00BN48-3002, Water Resources Management, Construction and Treatment, 5 ECTS   


The courses given in English in Spring 2020 are:

  • T000103-3005, Intercultural Competences, 3 ECTS
  • T528405-3012, Finnish Construction Industry, 5 ECTS
  • TF00BN76-3007, Building Projects and Professional English, 5 ECTS
  • TF00BN80-3004, Modern Construction Management, 5 ECTS
  • TF00BO13-3001, Application Software and BIM for Structural Engineering, 5 ECTS
  • TF00BO14-3002, Soil Construction, 5 ECTS
  • TF00BO20-3001, Water Supply and Sewerage Simulation and Construction, 5 ECTS
  • TF00BO26-3001, International Water and Environmental Management and Policy, 5 ECTS
Construction Architecture

"Creativity rises from Nordic nature."

The degree program in Construction Architecture provides students with strong competence in construction design especially for housing construction in northern areas and with knowledge of the structural and technical basics of building design. The studies proceed to implementation and construction drawings of buildings. The focus is on energy efficiency, refurbishment, building information modeling (BIM) and visualization.

As an exchange student you can choose a study entity for the Autumn term given to 3rd-year students in the Degree Program in Construction Architecture. In addition, you can choose courses that are common with the civil engineering students. Project learning is utilized in many of the courses, meaning that real problems commissioned by companies are solved. The courses also include building site visits and specialist lectures given by visiting representatives from working life.

The courses given in English in Autumn 2019 are:

  • T000103-3002, Intercultural Competences, 3 ECTS
  • T528405-3011, Finnish Construction Industry, 5 ECTS
  • TF00BO46-3001, Architectural Building Design of Public Buildings, 15 ECTS
  • TF00BO47-3001, Energy Efficiency of Buildings, 5 ECTS
  • TF00BO48-3001, Renovation 1, 5 ECTS

There are no courses on Construction Architecture on Spring 2020.

Electrical Engineering

Electricity is present in our daily lives. There is no field in the industry, whose operation and development would not depend on electro-technical solutions.

As an exchange student, you are studying at the Energy and Automation department. Your studies consists of lessons, work in laboratories and work in a project. You will participate in a Building Automation project.

The courses given in English in Spring 2020 are:

  • 5Y00BB78-3021, Engineering English, 3 ECTS
  • T000103-3005, Intercultural Competences, 3 ECTS
  • T176503-3003, Maintenance in Electrical Engineering, 3 ECTS
  • T528405-3012, Finnish Construction Industry, 5 ECTS
  • T613403-3004, Electric Measurements and Inspections, 3 ECTS
  • TW00BP86-3001, Relay Protection and Remote Control of Distribution Networks, 4 ECTS
  • TW00BS14-3001, R&D project in Electrical Engineering, 13 ECTS                  

You should at least have a two year's background in electrical engineering studies in engineering degree programme (BEng) and have a basic knowledge in electricity and laboratory skills. The courses in the project are on 3rd year in our curriculum.

There are no courses on Electrical Engineering on Autumn 2019.

Energy Technology

Energy is a major part of today's life and present almost all human activities. The aim of the energy technology degree program in Oulu University of Applied Sciences is to provide the ability to design small and regional energy production systems and energy applications of various energy systems.  

As an exchange student, you are studying at the Energy and Automation department for a spring semester energy project, which solves real business problems. During the project, student groups contact companies, learn project work and create documentation, solve real problems and learn a whole new dimension of energy field. Spring semester will culminate at Energy exhibition, where the students present their project and results. The studies will be located in our Kotkantie Campus

Spring 2020 project consists of these courses, which are all mandatory for students:

  • 5G00BI39-3004, Solar Power, 3 ECTS
  • 5Y00BB78-3022, Engineering English, 3 ECTS
  • T000103-3005, Intercultural Competences, 3 ECTS
  • T528405-3012, Finnish Construction Industry, 5 ECTS
  • TX00BR37-3001, Energy Technology Project, 18 ECTS

There are no courses on Energy Technology on Autumn 2019.

Mechanical Engineering

Passion for mechanical design combined with top know-how and long traditions since 1894. The Department of Mechanical Engineering is, despite its great age, a very trendy and active player in the latest technical development. We educate inventive and creative experts to meet the needs of various lines of businesses. 

We also provide a double degree with Ulm UAS, Germany, take a look: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zGWKzM5woC8&t=8s

In co-operation with the local industry, we have extensive projects, e.g.  Potkua, RoboreelTehoja and Ultra.

The studies will be located in Kotkantie Campus.

Our courses for the Autumn 2019 are:

  • TK00BP66, Production Automation, 10 ECTS

  • TK00BP53, Automotive Powertrain Engineering, 10 ECTS
  • TK00CP92, Production Planning and Logistics, 10 ECTS
  • T310903, Plant Simulation, 3 ECTS
  • T310503, Optional CAD, 3 ECTS
  • 5K00BI96, Prototype Engineering, 3 ECTS
  • TK00CG83, Virtual Business Simulation, 5 ECTS
  • 5K00BJ03, Corrosion Prevention and Finishing Technique, 3 ECTS
  • 5K00BL74, Heat Treatment Techniques, 3 ECTS
  • T000305, Project Work, 5 ECTS
  • T000310, Project Work, 10 ECTS
  • T000315, Project Work, 15 ECTS
  • TK00BQ08, Project Work, 30 ECTS
  • Y00022E, Finnish Survival Course, 3 ECTS
  • T000103, Intercultural Competences, 3 ECTS
  • 5Y00CG05, English for Mechanical Engineers, 3 ECTS

 There are no courses on Mechanical Engineering on Spring 2020.

 

You may obtain detailed course descriptions from the search tool. Change language to English, and enter the search query (code or name of the course).

In case of questions, feel free to contact the International Coordinator Marianne Isola.

 

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