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Selected Topics in Industrial Asset Management OFF910

The course covers different levels of knowledge at a more general level required for optimization of, design, utlization, and operations of industrial assets, infrastructures, systems, and processes, as well as its management.


Course description for study year 2021-2022. Please note that changes may occur.

Facts
Course code

OFF910

Version

1

Credits (ECTS)

10

Semester tution start

Spring, Autumn

Number of semesters

1

Exam semester

Spring, Autumn

Language of instruction

English

Offered by

Faculty of Science and Technology, Department of Mechanical and Structural Engineering and Materials Science

Learning outcome
A general understanding on foundational issues and practices related to effective, efficient, and safe  engineering and management of industrial assets, systems, and processes. It is also expected that the students will develop necessary skills for review of other scholarly perspectives and for defense of their own ideas.
Content
The course covers different levels of knowledge at a more general level required for optimization of design, utlization, and operations of industrial assets, systems, and processes, as well as its management. The course is divided into two modules. In the first module, theories, principles, and practices within some selected areas will be discussed that have implications on the effective and efficient engineering and management of industrial assets, systems, and processes. The second module is dedicated to the review of selected practical cases to facilitate further understanding and use of knowledge. The course will comprise of relevant articles (and books) on the subject matter. The issues that will be taken into the second module of studies can be varied depending on the learning needs.
Required prerequisite knowledge
None
Exam

Project report/paper and presentation

Form of assessment Weight Duration Marks Aid
Report/Paper 1/2 Pass - Fail
Presentation 1/2 Pass - Fail

A written report and an oral presentation.

Coursework requirements
Presentations through defined Learning stages for discussion and review, based on review, critique, and reflections of other's work and own ideas
Course teacher(s)
Course teacher: Idriss El-Thalji
Course coordinator: Jayantha Prasanna Liyanage
Course teacher: Chandima Ratnayake Ratnayake Mudiyanselage
Head of Department: Tor Henning Hemmingsen
Method of work
Guided Lectures/Discussions and group/individual work involving reflections, critique, and defense.
Open for
The course is open for students registered for PhD study.
Course assessment
Through use of Standard forms and/or discussion according to given guidelines/regulations.
Literature
The syllabus can be found in Leganto