About this Course
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Learner Career Outcomes

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started a new career after completing these courses

54%

got a tangible career benefit from this course

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Beginner Level

Approx. 6 hours to complete

English

Subtitles: English

Skills you will gain

Artificial Intelligence (AI)Digital DesignManufacturing EngineerIndustry 4.0

Learner Career Outcomes

45%

started a new career after completing these courses

54%

got a tangible career benefit from this course

18%

got a pay increase or promotion

100% online

Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.

Flexible deadlines

Reset deadlines in accordance to your schedule.

Beginner Level

Approx. 6 hours to complete

English

Subtitles: English

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1
3 hours to complete

The Big Picture

7 videos (Total 34 min), 6 readings, 6 quizzes
7 videos
Introduction to Digital Manufacturing and Design3m
Digital Manufacturing and Design8m
Impact on Manufacturing Careers5m
Advantages of Digital Manufacturing and Design4m
Information Sharing in the Digital Thread2m
Multiple Organizations in the Manufacturing Process4m
6 readings
Acknowledgements10m
Resources: Digital Manufacturing and Design20m
Resources: Career Opportunities10m
Resources: Transition to Digital Manufacturing and Design10m
Resources: Data Procurement Standards10m
Resources: Manufacturing Supply Chains15m
6 practice exercises
Self-check6m
Self-check6m
Self-check6m
Self-check6m
Self-check4m
Digital Manufacturing & Design. Week 1 Quiz30m
Week
2
3 hours to complete

Components of the Paradigm

6 videos (Total 27 min), 9 readings, 5 quizzes
6 videos
Gaining Insight from Data6m
A Closed Loop Approach4m
Integrated Information Systems in the Product Lifecycle2m
Protecting Your Organization5m
Your 4.0 Roadmap to Success: Overview2m
9 readings
Resources: Introduction to the Digital Thread10m
Resources: Advanced Analysis20m
Resources: Intelligent Machining10m
Resources: Advanced Manufacturing Enterprise3m
Resources: Digital Manufacturing Security10m
Your 4.0 Roadmap to Success-- Resources10m
Your 4.0 Roadmap to Success: Step 120m
Digital Manufacturing & Design-- Key Takeaways10m
Digital Manufacturing & Design-- Course References10m
5 practice exercises
Self-Check4m
Self- Check4m
Self-Check4m
Self-Check4m
Digital Manufacturing & Design. Week 2 Quiz30m
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Top reviews from Digital Manufacturing & Design

By WTMay 2nd 2018

Advanced Manufacturing will hold industry discussions in the coming years. This course helps you understand the challenges that manufacturing is going through to meet the requirements of Industry 4.0.

By MPApr 2nd 2017

Thank you for giving me excellent information on digital manufacturing & design. It is very helpful course for me. Thank you University of Buffalo, The state University of New York and Coursera.

Instructor

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Ken English

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Sustainable Manufacturing and Advanced Robotic Technologies Community of Excellence

About University at Buffalo

The University at Buffalo (UB) is a premier, research-intensive public university and the largest, most comprehensive institution of the State University of New York (SUNY) system. UB offers more than 100 undergraduate degrees and nearly 300 graduate and professional programs....

About The State University of New York

The State University of New York, with 64 unique institutions, is the largest comprehensive system of higher education in the United States. Educating nearly 468,000 students in more than 7,500 degree and certificate programs both on campus and online, SUNY has nearly 3 million alumni around the globe....

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