Course syllabus

Industriell anläggningsteknik
Factory Planning and Engineering

MTTF05, 5 credits, G2 (First Cycle)

Valid for: 2012/13
Decided by: Education Board 3
Date of Decision: 2012-04-25

General Information

Elective for: I4, M4-lp
Language of instruction: The course will be given in Swedish


The purpose of the course is to provide a general understanding of the necessity and possibility to plan and build factories and industrial plants with a high degree of flexibility and rational material flows, and to give the students some skills in the construction of industrial plants and to develop their understanding of technical, economic, environmental, safety and health, risk and legislative issues that can occur when constructing new and reconstructing old industrial plants.

Learning outcomes

Knowledge and understanding
For a passing grade the student must

This means that the sudent shall:

Competences and skills
For a passing grade the student must

independently be able to

Judgement and approach
For a passing grade the student must


Industrial planning, strategic planning of premises, localization of industrial plants, design of working areas and industrial plants, systematic layout planning, layout principles, building techniques and materials, planning of the realization of industrial projects, participants in the construction process, authorities and legislation. A compulsory case study is performed as teamwork. The purpose of the case study is to handle different issues that can occur when planning and realizing industrial plant projects. A compulsory study visit may be included.

Examination details

Grading scale: TH
Assessment: Evaluation of course performance is based equally on the written examination and the case study.

Code: 0107. Name: Factory Planning and Engineering.
Credits: 2,5. Grading scale: UG. Assessment: A written examination consisting of about 15 questions is given, worth 60 points in all, and to pass the examination you must have 30 points. The examination is based on the compendium "Industriell anläggningsteknik" as well as some handouts and the lectures. You may use the compendium and the handouts when writing the exam. The evaluation of course performance is based equally on the written examination and the case study. Max points (for the examination and the case study together) are 120, and 60 points are needed to pass. The written examination as well as the case study must be passed individually to earn the final grade. Contents: Covers literature och lectures.
Code: 0207. Name: Assignment.
Credits: 2,5. Grading scale: UG. Assessment: The assignment is evaluated and to pass you must achieve 30 points. Max points are 60. Contents: The assignment should be carried out by students in groups. The assignment is meant to solve different types of problems when constructing and designing buildings. Written report.


The number of participants is limited to: No
The course might be cancelled: If the number of applicants is less than 16.
The course overlaps following course/s: MTT051

Reading list

Contact and other information

Course coordinator: Civilingenjör Lennart Perborg,
Course homepage:
Further information: Participation is mandatory for the first session. Absence from the first class session will result in an automatic drop from the course.