TPK4430 - Production Management and Logistics


Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Oral examination
Grade: Letters

Evaluation Weighting Duration Grade deviation Examination aids
Oral examination 100/100 30 minutes D

Course content

The course offers a specialisation in selected topics withing Production Management and Logistics, as well as introduction to methodology

Learning outcome

Knowledge, after completion of this course, the student will have theoretical knowledge within production management. This topic will be the basic topic for TPK4530 Production Management, Specialization Project Skills, after completion of this course, the student will have skills related to:

  • Handle and catch up knowledge through literature studies, theory, and other reliable sources.
  • Develop ability to evaluate the relevance of scientific publications and independent work for specialization project.
  • Be able to develop own activity plans.
  • Develop possibilities to give structured presentation based upon his own work.

General competence, after completion of this course, the student will have general competence related to his own process of learning.

Learning methods and activities

Lectures, exercises and seminars. The lectures, exercises and exam are in English, but the student can use English or Norwegian in the answer.

Compulsory assignments

  • Work

Further on evaluation

Admission to the exam require that 2/3 of totally 6 exercises have been approved. Mandatory work from previous semester can be accepted by the Department by re-take of an examination if there haven't been any significant changes later.

Specific conditions

Compulsory activities from previous semester may be approved by the department.

Required previous knowledge

The course is only open for students who have chosen TPK4530 Production Management, Specialization Project.

Course materials

Course material is selected academic publications on the topic. These will be made available on it's Learning.

Credit reductions

Course code Reduction From To
TPK4515 7.5 AUTUMN 2014
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Version: 1
Credits:  7.5 SP
Study level: Second degree level


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  AUTUMN 2021

Language of instruction: English

Location: Trondheim

Subject area(s)
  • Production and Quality Engineering - Production Management
  • Operations Management and Industrial Safety
  • Production Management
  • Technological subjects
Contact information


Examination arrangement: Oral examination

Term Status code Evaluation Weighting Examination aids Date Time Examination system Room *
Autumn ORD Oral examination 100/100 D 2021-12-07 09:00
Room Building Number of candidates
  • * The location (room) for a written examination is published 3 days before examination date. If more than one room is listed, you will find your room at Studentweb.

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