Advanced Project in Industrial Design Engineering 7.5 Credits

Avancerad projektkurs i teknisk design
Second cycle, D7012A
Course syllabus valid: Autumn 2014 Sp 1 - Spring 2017 Sp 4
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Syllabus established
by 07 Feb 2011

Last revised
by Director of Undergraduate Studies Bo Jonsson, Department of Business Administration, Technology and Social Sciences 14 Feb 2014

Education level
Second cycle
Grade scale
G U 3 4 5
Industrial Design
Subject group (SCB)
Other Subjects within Technology

Entry requirements

More information about English language requirements


Selection C

Course Aim
  • The student shall show knowledge of the scientific basis of industrial design engineering
  • The student shall show knowledge of design and product development
  • The student shall demonstrate competence in independent project work
  • The student shall show design competence in development of products and systems
  • The student shall demonstrate the ability to orally and in writing, transparently and scientifically describe their work
  • The student shall demonstrate the ability to value different scientific knowledge relevant for the current project
  • The student shall demonstrate the ability to critically analyze in terms of social, economic and ecological sustainability

Advanced Project Course in Industrial Design Engineering is a course intended for students who want to immerse in design and product development in a project. The project is performed as part of a current research and development project and focuses on both scientific and practical aspects

In this course, the student independently plan, operate, conduct and report on the project in consultation with the designated supervisor. The project is both theoretical and applied in nature and includes advanced studies in an area covered by design and product development. The supervisor is appointed based on the nature of the project

Written and oral presentation of the project

Students must register for the courses themselves, or contact ETS educational administration, not later than five days after the quarter commences. Failure to do so can result in the place being lost. This rule also applies to students with a guaranteed place.

Åsa Wikberg Nilsson

Literature. Valid from Autumn 2014 Sp 1 (May change until 10 weeks before course start)
Ejvegård, R. (2009). Vetenskaplig metod. (4. uppl.) Lund: Studentlitteratur

Course offered by
Department of Business Administration, Technology and Social Sciences

0001Oral and Written Presentation7.5G U 3 4 5