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Before choosing courseMG2005 Technology Edge Production Focus Management 15.0 creditsAdministrate About course

The Technology Edge Production course focusing on Management covers the economics aspetcs in production management and contains of the following subjects:

Fundamentals of Business Administration

Cost Accounting and Cost Management

Production Controlling

Innovation and Knowledge Management

Organisation and HR Management

Technical English

Project Work

Course offering missing for current semester as well as for previous and coming semesters
* Retrieved from Course syllabus MG2005 (Spring 2012–)

Content and learning outcomes

Course contents

The Technology Edge Production course focusing on Management covers the economics aspetcs in production management and contains of the following subjects:

Fundamentals of Business Administration

Cost Accounting and Cost Management

Production Controlling

Innovation and Knowledge Management

Organisation and HR Management

Technical English

Project Work

Intended learning outcomes

After a succesful participation in this module the students possess:

  • a wide understanding for economical concepts and solution and associated process chains, which improves the cross linked thinking
  • they will be able to evaluate and improve products, potentials and processes of the production from economical view to enchance performing economical reasonable activities int the day-to-day business and in the context of sustainability
  • they will posses fundamental knowledge about the design of business, support and management processes
  • they will be able to understand and to estimate basic economical effects related to these processes
  • the exercises and project work accompanying the lectures will further improve their cross linked and analytical thinking, their ability to communicate and to work in a team as well as their capacity to solve problems

Course Disposition

Fundamentals of Business administration

cost accounting and cost management

Controlling of production systems

innovation and knowledge management

Organization and HR management

Project work/Industrial case

Literature and preparations

Specific prerequisites

Minimum 120 cr of university studies in Mechanical Engineering and
Swedish B and English B

or equivalent

Recommended prerequisites

Basic knowledge in Mathematics, Physics, Mechanics, Materials science and English corresponding to Upper Secondary School or equvalent

Equipment

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Literature

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Examination and completion

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

Grading scale

A, B, C, D, E, FX, F

Examination

  • INL1 - Assignment, 1,0 hp, betygsskala: A, B, C, D, E, FX, F
  • INL2 - Assignment, 4,0 hp, betygsskala: A, B, C, D, E, FX, F
  • PRO1 - Project Work, 3,0 hp, betygsskala: A, B, C, D, E, FX, F
  • SEM1 - Seminar, 2,0 hp, betygsskala: A, B, C, D, E, FX, F
  • TEN1 - Examination, 3,0 hp, betygsskala: A, B, C, D, E, FX, F
  • ÖVN1 - Exercise, 2,0 hp, betygsskala: A, B, C, D, E, FX, 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.

PRO1 Project work, 3hp.

TEN , examination 3hp.

INL1, Assignement 1hp.

SEM, Seminars 2hp.

OVN, exercise 2hp.

INL2, Technical report 4hp.

Other requirements for final grade

All parts completed according to examination requirements

see examination comment

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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Examiner

Profile picture Cornel-Mihai Nicolescu

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 MG2005

Offered by

ITM/Production Engineering

Main field of study

Mechanical Engineering

Education cycle

Second cycle

Add-on studies

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Contact

Ove Bayard, ove.bayard@iip.kth.se