Course syllabus

International Product Realisation
Global produktrealisering

MMTN10, 7.5 credits, A (Second Cycle)

Valid for: 2024/25
Faculty: Faculty of Engineering LTH
Decided by: PLED M
Date of Decision: 2024-04-09
Effective: 2024-05-08

General Information

Depth of study relative to the degree requirements: Second cycle, in-depth level of the course cannot be classified
Elective for: I5-pr, M5-prr, MD5, MPRR2
Language of instruction: The course will be given in English on demand

Aim

The course will enhance the understanding of running production under different cultural, economic and technological conditions. The knowledge will be strengthened in terms of technical analysis and economic evaluation in conjunction with offers and pricing for the manufacture of products with high tolerance requirements. Furthermore, the knowledge and understanding of location decisions of production will be strengthened. The course will include industrial challenges conncted to sustainability, competetivness, recycling, relation between OEM and supppliers, automation levels and monitoring and control.

Learning outcomes

Knowledge and understanding
For a passing grade the student must

Competences and skills
For a passing grade the student must

Judgement and approach
For a passing grade the student must

Contents

The course is modular and includes:

 

Examination details

Grading scale: TH - (U, 3, 4, 5) - (Fail, Three, Four, Five)
Assessment: Written home examination with possible oral supplementation, assignments and reports (written, in some cases including oral presentations). Presence at guest lectures and national and/or international field trips is part of the examination.

The examiner, in consultation with Disability Support Services, may deviate from the regular form of examination in order to provide a permanently disabled student with a form of examination equivalent to that of a student without a disability.

Modules
Code: 0115. Name: International Product Realisation.
Credits: 7.5. Grading scale: TH - (U, 3, 4, 5).

Admission

Admission requirements:

The number of participants is limited to: No

Reading list

Contact and other information

Course coordinator: Christina Windmark, christina.windmark@iprod.lth.se
Further information:

The course includes a number of study visits. The study visits can be both national and international and take place during day time during the course and continuously for several days. Travel and housing expenses are covered and not payed by the students.