Manufacturing Processes


Recommended prerequisite for participation in the module

Knowledge, skills and competences corresponding to the Bachelor degree in Sports Science at Aalborg University.

Content, progress and pedagogy of the module

Learning objectives


  • Have knowledge about product attributes regarding user need clarification
  • Have knowledge about product specifications and understand the product development process as a whole
  • Have knowledge about the basic concepts of manufacturing including common manufacturing processes, manufacturing planning, supply chains and outsourcing
  • Have knowledge about the progress from conceptual idea/product to the realization of prototype as well as specifying the manufacturing set-up
  • Have knowledge about the interplay between design, materials and manufacturing and the impact of these factors on cost and quality
  • Have knowledge about the economics of manufacturing and product development


  • Can choose suitable analysis tools and methods for the application of interest within product development and manufacturing
  • Can communicate analysis results from the product development towards the manufacturing department
  • Can choose material, process and manufacturing set-up
  • Can apply economic analysis tools on product development problems


  • Can discuss the design process in sports science and engineering
  • Can evaluate the added value to an industrial design and realization project
  • Can conduct qualified negotiations with offshore manufacturers on sports product fabrication



Name of examManufacturing Processes
Type of exam
Written or oral exam
AssessmentPassed/Not Passed
Type of gradingInternal examination
Criteria of assessmentThe criteria of assessment are stated in the Examination Policies and Procedures

Additional information

Please consult the Moodle page for your semester and contact the semester coordinator if you have academic questions, or the study secretary if you have administrative questions.

All other enquiries may be directed to Malene Møller Knudsen, secretary of the Study Board.

Facts about the module

Danish titleProduktionsprocesser
Module codeSTIIDT15K2_3
Module typeCourse
Duration1 semester
Language of instructionDanish and English
Empty-place SchemeYes
Location of the lectureCampus Aalborg
Responsible for the module


Study BoardStudy Board of Sports Science and Public Health
DepartmentDepartment of Health Science and Technology
FacultyThe Faculty of Medicine