University of Strathclyde: Digital Manufacturing
|Institution||University of Strathclyde View institution profile|
|Department||Design, Manufacture and Engineering Management|
|Telephone||0141 548 2424|
This course is ideal for graduates wishing to transfer smoothly and effectively to a career in the digital, creative and business services oriented sector of the manufacturing industry. Digital Manufacturing is technology-enabled manufacturing that uses the latest developments in Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) to transform, augment and boost traditional manufacturing through new digital technologies and thinking. The power of digital manufacturing also allows creating agile and autonomous production processes that can deliver at scale through smart global digital communication technologies. Industry business models are also shifting significantly; extensive mass customisation is augmented by direct prosumer engagement and services become instantaneous and ubiquitous.
|Level||SCQF Level 11|
First or second-class Honours degree, or equivalent, in a relevant engineering, technology or science discipline.
Compulsory classes: Digital Manufacturing Concepts, Manufacturing Automation, Mechatronic Systems Design Techniques, Design for Industry 4 and Smart Products, Knowledge and Information Management for Engineers, Postgraduate Group Project, Individual Project. Optional classes: Advanced Materials and Production Technology, Micro and Nano Manufacturing, Systems Thinking and Modelling, Sustainable Product Design and Manufacturing, Management of Innovation.
|Location||University of Strathclyde|
16 Richmond Street
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