Intelligent Manufacturing


Prerequisite/Recommended prerequisite for participation in the module

This module is based on knowledge gained in the modules Digital Manufacturing Technology or Digital Manufacturing and Service and the modules Manufacturing Processes, Automation and Robots and Linear Algebra.

Content, progress and pedagogy of the module

To provide the student with an understanding of advanced technologies for manufacturing and service that go beyond the classic technologies, and give the student the ability to get familiar with new developments.

Learning objectives


  • Must have knowledge about sustainable manufacturing and service development
  • Must have knowledge about state-of-art in intelligent manufacturing technology
  • Must be able to familiarize him/herself with new manufacturing and service technologies


  • Must be able to explain principles of agile manufacturing
  • Must be able to explain core principles of service development
  • Must be able to rationalize about advances and disadvantages of intelligent manufacturing technology
  • Must be able to use and optimize an intelligent manufacturing technology for a given problem
  • Must be able to rationalize about costs and effectively of intelligent manufacturing technology
  • Must be able to discuss and evaluate an existing use of intelligent manufacturing technology


  • Must have the competencies to apply principles of agile and sustainable manufacturing to company cases
  • Must be able to apply intelligent manufacturing technologies to a given problem at hand.

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 examIntelligent 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 titleIntelligent produktion
Module codeM-MOE-B4-5
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