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Industry 4.0 - Realisation

  • Credits 5 credits
  • Study location Eskilstuna
  • $stringTranslations.StartDate 2021-03-29 - 2021-06-06 (part time 33%)
  • Education ordinance Second cycle
  • Course code PPU441
  • Main area Product and Process Development

Our Industry 4.0 – Realisation course covers all aspects of digitalisation and automation of smart factories. The course focuses on the application of new technologies with practical examples in complete production settings. The course focuses on the application of new technologies with practical examples in complete production settings.


As global competition becomes fiercer, new technologies are being employed to increase the productivity of manufacturing systems through connectivity, intelligent systems, and automation. This course provides methods and guidelines for designing and running a smart factory. The course mixes theoretical knowledge with practical exercises on an industrial cyber-physical production system.

The course covers digitalisation and automation technologies and their application in smart factories. Technologies covered include simulation and deployment, digital twin, connectivity as an enabler for e.g. predictive maintenance, manufacturing execution systems and robotics.

The course is given mainly online during the spring semester 2021, with three practical exercises that are carried out at MITCexternal link.

Kursblad Industry 4.0 - Realisation

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What you will learn

  • Overview of a cyber-physical production system
  • Practical examples of technologies employed in such system
  • Interaction between technologies in the cyber-physical production system

Entry requirements

40 credits in Engineering/Technology and at least 2 years’ experience in full-time employment in a relevant area within industry. In addition English course A/English course 6 is required.

You can also apply for the course and get your eligibility evaluated based on knowledge acquired in other ways, such as work experience, other studies etc.

Read more in Application information below.

Teacher

Lecturer

Niklas Friedler

+4616153254

niklas.friedler@mdh.se

Course syllabus

You can read in detail about the course, it's content and literature and so on in the course syllabus

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Application information

You’ll find the entry requirements in the course description. After submitting your application, the next step is to submit documentation to demonstrate your eligibility for the course. Most academic credentials from Sweden are retrieved automatically. Wait a few days after submitting your application - if you still can’t see your academic credentials om My pages, please upload them.

If you have studied in another country, you must provide transcripts of your academic studies and of your English proficiency. Exactly what you need to submit and how, depends on several factors. You can read more on universityadmissions.se or antagning.se.

If the course requires work experience, you need to provide an employer’s certificate. You can download a template for employer’s certificate below.

No academic qualifications?

The course require that you have previous academies studies, but we validate work experience to assess if you have the knowledge that is equal to the eligibility requirements for the course.

If you don’t have the formal qualifications required, please send in a certificate of employment (current or previous) and a CV/Description of competence that describes your educational and professional background. Please include a short description of your work experience, not only the work title.

Use the CV/ Description of competence template below and fill in the information requested.

You can also use our template for Employers certificate if you like.

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If you have any questions regarding eligibility or application please send an e-mail to lifelonglearning@mdh.se

Premium

The course is part of the Premium project in which MDH offers courses aimed at giving the industry the competence needed for sustainable and smart production.

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