Course overview

ISMM starts at the beginning of October and runs for 11 months until August the following year. The programme will include*:

*Please click on the links above for more information.

 

The course is underpinned by a broad set of modules which aim to provide detailed theoretical knowledge relating to all aspects of modern manufacturing. Modules seek to develop insight into the complexity of industrial systems, building on an overview of core ‘manufacturing processes', through to understanding the operation of global supply chains and the role of manufacturing firms in the wider economy. This is balanced with lots of exposure to real manufacturing firms, company visits and seminars, as well as practical application of ideas in companies during industrial project work.

 

ISMM course overview

 

 

Key dates for 2018/2019

Incuction week: 1-5 October 2018

Michaelmas teaching period: 8 October - 30 November 2018

Project 1, away from Cambridge: 3 - 18 December 2018

Holiday period: 19 December 2018 - 11 January 2019

Project 2, away from Cambridge: 14 - 25 January 2019

Lent term teaching period, including project 3: 28 January - 13 March 2019

Project 4 away from Cambridge: 14 - 29 March 2019

Overseas tour: 1 - 12 April  2019 

Holiday period: 15 - 26 April 2019

Overseas tour reflection week: 29 April - 3 May 2019

Research project: 6 May - 2 August 2019

 

 

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