Course syllabus

Project - Production and Materials Engineering
Projekt - Industriell produktion

MMTN15, 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, M5, MD5, MPRR2
Language of instruction: The course will be given in English on demand


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.

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


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.

Examination details

Grading scale: TH - (U, 3, 4, 5) - (Fail, Three, Four, Five)
Assessment: Written report and an oral presentation.

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.

Code: 0116. Name: Project - Production and Materials Engineering.
Credits: 7.5. Grading scale: TH - (U, 3, 4, 5).


Admission requirements:

Assumed prior knowledge: One of the following courses MMTF25 CAD/CAM/CAE, MMTN25 Production Technology, MMTN30 Manufacturing Systems, MMTN31 Sustainable manufacturing systems, MMTN35 Applied FEM or MMTN20 Material and Process Selection.
The number of participants is limited to: No
Kursen överlappar följande kurser: MMTN01

Reading list

Contact and other information

Course coordinator: Christina Windmark,
Course coordinator: Filip Lenrick,
Course coordinator: Fredrik Schultheiss,
Course coordinator: Hans Walter,
Course coordinator: Jinming Zhou,
Course coordinator: Mats Andersson,
Course coordinator: Volodymyr Bushlya,
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Further information: The student must come up with a proposal for the project. Contact must be made with a course coordinator well in advance of the start of the course and the proposed project must be approved by the department. The work can be carried out at any time during the academic year.