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FME3536 Readings in Industial Management 7.5 credits

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Headings with content from the Course syllabus FME3536 (Spring 2019–) are denoted with an asterisk ( )

Content and learning outcomes

Course contents

The specific content is decided according to the research area within which the individual PhD-student is working.

Intended learning outcomes

By the completion of this course participants will have the needed literature base and theoretical framework for their research work within the field of Industrial management.

Course disposition

The basic premises are induvidual literature studies. The course format is however tailored to fit the needs of the individual students.

The course is given in English.

Literature and preparations

Specific prerequisites

PhD students within the research subject Industrial Engineering and Management

Recommended prerequisites

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Literature equivalent to at least 800 pages. Information on literature included is given at course start.

Examination and completion

If the course is discontinued, students may request to be examined during the following two academic years.

Grading scale

P, F


  • INL1 - Assignment, 7.5 credits, grading scale: P, F

Based on recommendation from KTH’s coordinator for disabilities, the examiner will decide how to adapt an examination for students with documented disability.

The examiner may apply another examination format when re-examining individual students.

Other requirements for final grade

Hand in of a written essay reflecting the course material.

Opportunity to complete the requirements via supplementary examination

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Opportunity to raise an approved grade via renewed examination

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Ethical approach

  • All members of a group are responsible for the group's work.
  • In any assessment, every student shall honestly disclose any help received and sources used.
  • In an oral assessment, every student shall be able to present and answer questions about the entire assignment and solution.

Further information

Course web

Further information about the course can be found on the Course web at the link below. Information on the Course web will later be moved to this site.

Course web FME3536

Offered by

ITM/Industrial Economics and Management

Main field of study

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Education cycle

Third cycle

Add-on studies

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Professor Mats Engwall,, 08-790 6116

Postgraduate course

Postgraduate courses at ITM/Industrial Economics and Management