Production Engineering, 10 credits (TNBI86)

Produktionsteknik, 10 hp

Main field of study

Civil Engineering


First cycle

Course type

Programme course


Thomas Johansson

Director of studies or equivalent

Dag Haugum
Course offered for Semester Period Timetable module Language Campus VOF
6IBYG Civil Engineering, B Sc in Engineering 5 (Autumn 2017) 1, 2 1, 1 Swedish Norrköping o

Main field of study

Civil Engineering

Course level

First cycle

Advancement level


Course offered for

  • Civil Engineering, B Sc in Engineering

Entry requirements

Note: Admission requirements for non-programme students usually also include admission requirements for the programme and threshold requirements for progression within the programme, or corresponding.


Industrial economics, Cad Technology, Building Technology

Intended learning outcomes

The aim of the course is to prepare the students for future tasks within the building process, as contractors, clients or consultants. The course should give the student a basic knowledge of the different phases of the building process such as tendering, purchasing, estimating, planning and production. The course also gives an orientation about geodetic surveying. The student should be able to:

  • describe generally the different phases of the building process as it is usually carried through
  • describe different types of contracts regarding organisation and economy and also describe how to apply them to practice
  • read and explain the meaning of drawings and descriptions made in accordance to AMA
  • create the basis for production management
  • apply basic methods for geodetic surveying

Course content

The stages of the building process - Estimating and tendering - Production planning and controll – Geodedical survey

Teaching and working methods

The course comprises lectures, project work and computer work.
The course runs over the entire autumn semester.


UPG2Hand in assignmentU, G2 credits
UPG1Project and computer assignmentU, G4 credits
TEN1Written examinationU, 3, 4, 54 credits


Four-grade scale, LiU, U, 3, 4, 5


Institutionen för teknik och naturvetenskap

Director of Studies or equivalent

Dag Haugum


Thomas Johansson

Course website and other links

Education components

Preliminär schemalagd tid: 72 h
Rekommenderad självstudietid: 195 h

Course literature

Kompletterande litteratur

Nordstrand, Uno, ByggprocessenNordström, Uno/Révai, Ervin, ByggstyrningSöderberg, Jan, Att upphandla byggprojekt

Additional literature


Nordstrand, Uno, Byggprocessen
Nordström, Uno/Révai, Ervin, Byggstyrning
Söderberg, Jan, Att upphandla byggprojekt
UPG2 Hand in assignment U, G 2 credits
UPG1 Project and computer assignment U, G 4 credits
TEN1 Written examination U, 3, 4, 5 4 credits

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