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Concurrent development of product and manufacturing system

Course offering missing for current semester as well as for previous and coming semesters
* Retrieved from Course syllabus MG2019 (Autumn 2011–)

Content and learning outcomes

Course contents

Quality Function Deployment, QFD.

Design for Assembly and Manufacturing, DFA, DFM.

Modular function deployment, MFD.

Discrete event simulation.

Supply chain management.

Modelling of “virtually factories”.

Product data management, PDM.

Flexible automated assembly systems.

Intended learning outcomes

Upon completion of the course requirements, the student should be able to:

  • Analyse and structure the information needed for the development and production of a product during its lifetime, from the “idea to recycling”
  • Use tools for analyse, development and the operation of manufacturing systems.
  • Manage or participate in project for development of product and manufacturing systems with consideration of all aspects from the customers need to economic efficiency in the production.

Course Disposition

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Literature and preparations

Specific prerequisites

Admitted to CINEK4 IPI or I4 IPI

Recommended prerequisites

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Course compendium available at the Dept. of Production Engineering

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


  • PRO1 - Project, 3,0 hp, betygsskala: P, F
  • TEN1 - Examination, 1,5 hp, betygsskala: A, B, C, D, E, FX, F
  • TEN2 - Examination, 1,5 hp, betygsskala: A, B, C, D, E, FX, F
  • ÖVN1 - Exercise, 3,0 hp, betygsskala: P, F
  • ÖVN2 - Exercise, 3,0 hp, betygsskala: 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

Exercises, (ÖVN1; 3 credits)
Exercises, (ÖVN2; 3 credits)
Project work (PRO1; 3credits)
Written examination (TEN1; 1,5 credits)
Written examination (TEN2; 1,5 credits)

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 MG2019

Offered by

ITM/Production Engineering

Main field of study

Mechanical Engineering

Education cycle

Second cycle

Add-on studies

MG2017 Production - Business - Leadership


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