Recommended prerequisite for participation in
This module is based on knowledge obtained in the 1st and 2nd
Content, progress and pedagogy of the
- Holds knowledge of analytical and experimental methods for
analysis of advanced engineering tasks.
- Understands the connection between theory and
- Is able to solve complex business problems by applying advanced
management engineering theory, methods and tools.
- Is able to evaluate and choose among potentially relevant
theories, concepts and methodologies applied in the analysis and
solution design of a practical business engineering problem.
- Is able to develop solution alternatives and evaluate
consequences of solution alternatives and make a well-informed
choice based on that.
- Is able to evaluate the relevance and limitations of the
theories, concepts, methods and tools actually applied in the
- Is able to analyze and solve an actual problem of industrial
relevance through application of systematic research and
development processes, including advanced analytical, experimental
and/or numerical methods and models.
Type of instruction
The project work is carried out as an independent work process
in which the students themselves organize and coordinate their
workload in collaboration with a supervisor.
The project may be carried out individually or in groups. The
project may be finalized with a project report or in the form of a
scientific paper with supporting appendices.
The total workload of the semester has to be equivalent to 30
ECTS. For further information about the organization of the module
please see the Joint Programme Regulations.
Extent and expected workload
Since it is a 25 ECTS project module the expected workload is
750 hours for the student.
|Name of exam
|Type of exam
Oral exam based on a project
|7-point grading scale
|Type of grading
|Criteria of assessment
|The criteria of assessment are stated in the Examination
Policies and Procedures