Selected Topics in Intelligent Manufacturing


Prerequisite/Recommended prerequisite for participation in the module

This module is based on knowledge gained in the modules Systems Thinking and Process Improvement and Reality and Models, Digital Manufacturing Technology or Digital Manufacturing Models and Manufacturing Processes, Automation and Robots or the like.

Content, progress and pedagogy of the module

Learning objectives


  • Must have knowledge about selected intelligent manufacturing technologies (IMTs)
  • Must have knowledge about advantages and disadvantages of selected IMTs


  • Must be able to explain selected IMTs
  • Must be able to evaluate and rationalize about selected IMTs
  • Must be able to compute the costs and the profits from using a specific IMTs
  • Must be able to analyze organizations and stakeholders
  • Must be able to discuss and evaluate project plans


  • Must have the competencies to apply theories of organizational design and to use project management tools

Type of instruction

The teaching is organized in accordance with the general form of teaching. Please see the programme cirruculum §17.

Extent and expected workload

Since it is a 5 ECTS course module the expected workload is 150 hours for the student.



Name of examSelected Topics in Intelligent Manufacturing
Type of exam
Written or oral exam
Assessment7-point grading scale
Type of gradingInternal examination
Criteria of assessmentThe criteria of assessment are stated in the Examination Policies and Procedures

Facts about the module

Danish titleUdvalgte emner i Intelligent Manufacturing
Module codeM-MOE-B6-O3
Module typeCourse
Duration1 semester
Language of instructionEnglish
Empty-place SchemeYes
Location of the lectureCampus Copenhagen
Responsible for the module


Study BoardStudy Board of Production
DepartmentDepartment of Materials and Production
FacultyFaculty of Engineering and Science