Course code MašZP020

Credit points 2

Work Placement in Metal Processing II

Total Hours in Course80

Date of course confirmation20.09.2011

Responsible UnitMotor Vehicle Institute

Course developers


Aleksandrs Galoburda

Dr. sc. ing.


Valdis Kleinbergs

Mg. sc. ing.


Jānis Avotiņš

Mg. paed.

Course abstract

Technological study work placement is carried out in the laboratories of the Motor Vehicle Institute (e.g., in the laboratory of automobile units, laboratory of technical diagnostics and engine testing laboratory). During the work placement students are following all the rules of the study process.

Learning outcomes and their assessment

Knowledge - parameters of metal work.
Skills to choose proper parameters of technological process depending on material.
Competence to justify the cutting regime depending on properties of material.

Compulsory reading

1. Avotiņš J. Metālapstrāde. Jelgava: LLU, 2009. 400 lpp.

Further reading

1. Vērdiņš G., Dukulis I. Materiālu mācība. Jelgava: LLU, 2008. 240 lpp.
2. Avotiņš J. Metālapstrāde. Kursa darbs: Tehnoloģisko procesu izstrāde. Jelgava: LLU, 2005. 90 lpp.

Periodicals and other sources

1. Journal of mehanical Engineering Sience ISSN 0022-2542.