Course Syllabus for

Project - Production and Materials Engineering
Projekt - Industriell produktion

MMTN01F, 7.5 credits

Valid from: Spring 2014
Decided by: FN3/Per Tunestål
Date of establishment: 2013-11-01

General Information

Division: Productions and Materials Engineering
Course type: Course given jointly for second and third cycle
The course is also given at second-cycle level with course code: MMTN01
Teaching languages: English, Swedish


The purpose of the course is for the student to work with a larger task, in order to reach deeper knowledge within the area of production technology and adjacent areas. The students will choose the area of interest individually.


Knowledge and Understanding

For a passing grade the doctoral student must

Competences and Skills

For a passing grade the doctoral student must

Judgement and Approach

For a passing grade the doctoral student must how the ability to identify and utilize further knowledge witin the choosen area of interest.

Course Contents

An applied or theoretical study of a subject chosen by the student. The student can chose to deepen his/her knowledge in the following topics, manufacturing methods, production technology, applied FEM, applied material science, manufacturing systems and manufacturing economics. The study can be in the form of a small development project or as a pre-study of the thesis work. A requirement is that the work is clearly defined and corresponds to 200 hours of studies.

Course Literature

Course literature is established in conference with the examiner.

Instruction Details

Type of instruction: Project

Examination Details

Examination formats: Written report, seminars given by participants
Grading scale: Failed, pass

Admission Details

Admission requirements: MMT012 Production and Manufacturing Metods, MMTA05 Production Systems or corresponding course
Assumed prior knowledge: One of the following courses MMT160 CADCAMCAE, MMT031 Production Technology, MMT045 Manufacturing Systems , MMT125 Applied FEM or MMT015 Material and Process Selection.

Further Information

The student is requested to come up with their own project proposal. The work can be done during any time of the academic year.

Course Occasion Information

Contact and Other Information

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