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Maintenance and Production Systems 7.5 credits

Underhåll och produktionssystem
First cycle, D0022B
Course syllabus valid: Spring 2021 Sp 3 - Present
The version indicates the term and period for which this course syllabus is valid. The most recent version of the course syllabus is shown first.

Education level
First cycle
Grade scale
G U 3 4 5
Maintenance Engineering
Subject group (SCB)
Other Subjects within Technology

Entry requirements

In order to meet the general entry requirements for first cycle studies you must have successfully completed upper secondary education and documented skills in English language and D0010B Maintenance Strategy or corresponding course.

More information about English language requirements


The selection is based on 1-165 credits.

Course Aim
The course aims to provide the student with in-depth understanding of maintenance of productions systems.  After completing the course, the student should:
• understand systems and processes in different industrial sectors
• have in-depth knowledge of how maintenance of different production systems is planned and evaluated
• have basic knowledge and understanding of maintenance management systems
• have the ability to perform measurements for inspection and condition monitoring
• have basic skills in digitalization, the Internet of Things, and data management related to maintenance

The course includes the following:
• processes and production systems for various industrial sectors
• maintenance processes, strategies and maintenance activities for different production systems
• methods for inspection and condition monitoring
• tools for maintenance data management and maintenance planning 

The course is given on campus with the opportunity to participate remotely. Mandatory attendance at presentation of assignments. Compulsory attendance at campus and study visits can be required.

The course is conducted using pre-recorded theoretical elements followed by discussion sessions, according to the "flipped classroom" concept. It is assumed that students are prepared for the discussion session by going through the assigned material. Active participation in class is expected. The course also includes laboratory work and study visits. 

To obtain a passing grade in the course, the assignments and the group and laboratory work must be completed with a passing grade.

Mattias Holmgren

Literature. Valid from Spring 2021 Sp 3 (May change until 10 weeks before course start)
Literature will be given before course start

Course offered by
Department of Civil, Environmental and Natural Resources Engineering

CodeDescriptionGrade scaleHPStatusFrom periodTitle
0001Group work/laboratory workU G#3.50MandatoryS21
0002AssignmentsG U 3 4 54.00MandatoryS21

Syllabus established
by Assistant Director of Undergraduate Studies Eva Gunneriusson, Department of Civil, Environmental and Natural Resources Engineering 14 Feb 2020

Last revised
by Assistant Director of Undergraduate Studies Eva Gunneriusson, Department of Civil, Environmental and Natural Resources Engineering 14 Feb 2020