Product Design Project

Structure Type: Course
Code: IKTS5202
Type: Elective
Level: Bachelor
Credits: 5.0 points
Responsible Teacher: Lindberg, Pertti
Teacher Team: Lindberg, Pertti ; Billing, Mika ; Hantula, Juha
Language of Instruction: Finnish

Course Implementations, Planned Year of Study and Semester

Curriculum  Semester  Credits  Start of Semester  End of Semester
KT-2015   4 autumn   5.0        
KT-2016   4 autumn   5.0        
KT-2017   4 autumn   5.0        

Learning Outcomes

The student will understand the importance of design for an economical production process. He will be familiar with different stages of designing and production of a technical device, from an idea to the final product. The student will be able to participate and take the leading role in project team work. He will appreciate the importance of schedule and resource management in the production process and the significance of documentation.

Student's Workload

Total work load of the student 135 h, of which
- scheduled studies 65 h
- autonomous studies 70 h
The assessment of student’s own learning 1 h is included in contact lessons.

Prerequisites / Recommended Optional Courses

IKTA2501 3D Modelling and Product Lifecycle Management
IKTA2703 3D CAM Programming


Teams of students innovate and design a product which is programmed/manufactured in the TB laboratory.

Recommended or Required Reading

Handouts provided by the lecturer.

Mode of Delivery / Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods

Creating part programs. Producing or assembling parts.

Assessment Criteria

5: The student is able to utilise the methods learnt during the study unit independently and is able apply the learnt knowledge in new contexts.
3: The student is able to utilise the methods learnt during the study unit independently.
1: The student is able, with guidance, to utilise the methods learnt during the study unit.

Assessment Methods

The project assignment will be assessed.