Advanced Manufacturing and Service Information Systems


Prerequisite/Recommended prerequisite for participation in the module

This module is based on knowledge gained in the modules Introduction to Probability and Applied Statistics and either Digital Manufacturing Technology, or Digital Manufacturing and Service.

Content, progress and pedagogy of the module

The objective is to provide the student with an understanding of information systems within application areas in manufacturing and service and provide theories and tools for modelling data architectures, designing databases and data- warehouses, prototyping, and data mining.

Learning objectives


  • Must have knowledge about advanced information systems design and applications
  • Must have knowledge about the role of information systems in manufacturing and service


  • Must be able to explain role of information systems in manufacturing and service
  • Must be able to explain the interaction between information systems and business models
  • Must be able to use advanced tools for programming databases
  • Must be able to use tools for information and process modelling
  • Must be able to discuss and evaluate the adequacy of information systems in specific application areas


  • Must have the competencies to apply data analysis, modelling and programming techniques

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 examAdvanced Manufacturing and Service Information Systems
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 titleAvancerede informationssystemer i fremstillings- og servicesektoren
Module codeM-MOE-B6-4
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