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* Retrieved from Course syllabus ML2101 (Autumn 2010–)

Content and learning outcomes

Course contents

The course mirrors the different phases in a product production project from the above mentioned perspectives. The special assumed tools needed are presented and used in the assignmentsthe student produces during the course.

Five main areas

1. Product production models and tools

2. The planning process

3. Ordering documents and -process

4. Communication and cooperation between all parties concerned

5. Purchase and procurement

Intended learning outcomes

After attending the course the student shall

  • know the different phases in a product produktion project
  • be able to assist when producing order documents. Documents needed to start a product production project
  • be able to assist in planning a project taking into consideration the goal, time costs, activity range, quality assurance, security and risks, crew, and rules and regulations.
  • know what it means to lead/take part in a product production project.

- the project leader's role and responsibility

- the project group member's role and responsibility

- the project group's internal and external life

- the project's relationship to the linear organization

- the projects relationshipto sponsors and stakeholders

- evaluation and closure

Course Disposition

The course is given in the form of lectures, tasks and a mandatory project.

Literature and preparations

Specific prerequisites

Graduated Machine Engineer. Basic knowledge in project methodology and product production

Recommended prerequisites

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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


  • PRO1 - Project, 3,0 hp, betygsskala: A, B, C, D, E, FX, F
  • ÖVN1 - Assignments, 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.

Assignment 1 - tasks 3 hp P/F

Project 1 - project task 3 hp (project and presentation) A, B, C, D, E, Fx, F

Other requirements for final grade

Reported tasks (Assignment 1) with result Pass, project (Project 1) with result A-E.

Final grade is based on the total results. The procejt carries the greatest weight.

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 ML2101

Offered by

ITM/Sustainable Production Development

Main field of study

Technology and Management

Education cycle

Second cycle

Add-on studies

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