Industrial assets, Processes, and Performance OFF560
The course focuses on the connection between Assets, processes, decisions, and performance in complex industrial systems. The course specially covers the characteristics of core processes in Assets, decisions in modern industrial environments, and how complex processes and decision settings influence different types of scenarios, methods, indicators, etc., to manage engineering, operations, and performance of complex industrial systems.
Course description for study year 2021-2022. Please note that changes may occur.
Semester tution start
Number of semesters
Language of instruction
Faculty of Science and Technology, Department of Mechanical and Structural Engineering and Materials Science
has thorough knowledge of the theories and methods within industrial assets, processes, decisions and performance
can apply knowledge to Industrial systems, engineering facilities and organizations
can analyze professional problems related to technical and operational processes, decision making and performance
can use relevant methods for research and professional development work
can analyze and deal critically with various sources of information and use them to structure and formulate scholarly arguments
can carry out a limited research or development project under supervision and in accordance with applicable norms for research ethics
can apply his/her knowledge and skills in new areas in order to carry out professional assignments and projects
can communicate about academic issues, analyses and conclusions in the field, both with specialists and the general public
can contribute to new thinking and innovation processes
Industrial importance and mutual dependencies between Industrial assets, processes, decisions, and performance in complex industrial systems.
Core characteristics of core processes in Industrial assets, decisions in modern industrial environments, and how complex processes and decision settings influence different types of scenarios, methods, indicators, etc., to manage technical and operational performance of complex industrial systems.
Required prerequisite knowledge
Form of assessment
A - F
Report assignmentIf a student fails the report , she/he have to take this part again next time the subject is lectured.
Report, Presentation in groups
Obligatory report and presentations based on Groupwork. An additional Oral Assessment if the Report or Presentations are not satisfactory.
Mandatory work demands must be approved by subject teacher within the given deadlines.
Jayantha Prasanna Liyanage
Head of Department:
Tor Henning Hemmingsen
Method of work
Lectures and discussions. Self-studies/Groupwork. Presentations.