Enterprise Engineering and Design


Content, progress and pedagogy of the module

This course is aimed at methodologies for analysis, modelling, simulation, design, realization and implementation of large integrated enterprise systems as solution to complex business situation.

Learning objectives


  • Describe and classify theories, methods and tools related to enterprise engineering and design
  • Identify feasible approaches and frameworks for integrated business solutions
  • Understand enterprise architectures and typology
  • Explain theoretical and methodological foundations for analysis, modelling, simulation, design and evaluation of integrated business solutions
  • Design conceptualisation processes and orchestrate concept development in operations and supply chains
  • Recommend strategies for realization and implementation of solutions.


  • Apply enterprise engineering and design
  • Simulate and evaluate integrated solutions in operations and supply chain
  • Relate enterprise solutions to corporate strategies and development goals
  • Demonstrate proof of concepts, mock-ups and demonstrator models. 


  • Conceive and communicate complex solutions.
  • Analyse and reflect on own practice and approaches
  • Assess the need for synthesizing new knowledge

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 examEnterprise Engineering and Design
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 titleVirksomhedsudvikling
Module codeM-OIM-K1-2
Module typeCourse
Duration1 semester
Language of instructionEnglish
Empty-place SchemeYes
Location of the lectureCampus Aalborg
Responsible for the module


Education ownerMaster of Science (MSc) in Engineering (Management Engineering)
Study BoardStudy Board of Production
DepartmentDepartment of Materials and Production
FacultyThe Faculty of Engineering and Science