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Condition Monitoring and Condition Based Maintenance 7.5 Credits

Tillståndskontroll och tillståndsbaserat underhåll
Second cycle, D7008B
Course syllabus valid: Autumn 2017 Sp 1 - Present
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Education level
Second cycle
Grade scale
G U 3 4 5
Maintenance Engineering
Subject group (SCB)
Other Subjects within Technology

Entry requirements

At least 60 ECTS in one of the following areas: Maintenance Engineering, Energy Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Materials Science, Civil Engineering or equivalent, and a minimum of 15 ECTS in mathematics.

More information about English language requirements


The selection is based on 20-285 credits

Course Aim

The aim of the course is to develop skills and capabilities for advanced condition monitoring techniques in order to collect information used for maintenance decision.


• Standards maintenance and condition monitoring
• Maintenance strategy and Condition based maintenance
• Inspection and condition monitoring
• Sensor and measurement technology
• Data acquisition and analysis
• Feature extraction and time, frequency and envelope analysis
• Diagnostics and prognostics
• Maintenance decision and scheduling


The course includes lectures and laboratory work dealing with theory and methods.Knowledge from the course is applied to real industrial problems. The students should demonstrate independent literature studies and oral and written presentation of assignments.


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

Matti Rantatalo

Literature. Valid from Autumn 2016 Sp 1
Litterature will be given before course start

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

0002Compulsory group work3.5U G#
0003Assignments4.0G U 3 4 5

Study guidance
Study guidance for the course is to be found in our learning platform Canvas before the course starts. Students applying for single subject courses get more information in the Welcome letter. You will find the learning platform via My LTU.

Syllabus established
by Eva Gunneriusson 19 Jan 2016

Last revised
by Assistant Director of Undergraduate Studies Eva Gunneriusson, Department of Civil, Environmental and Natural Resources Engineering 10 Feb 2017