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Understand Manufacturing’s Fourth Revolution. Learn how manufacturing is evolving with advances in digital-based technology with this Digital Manufacturing and Design Technology offered by Coursera in partnership with SUNY Buffalo.

Whether you’re a high school graduate exploring manufacturing careers, or an operations manager hungry for an understanding of the newest manufacturing technologies, this specialization will provide a foundation in how digital advances are changing the landscape and capabilities of factories. 

Nine courses – developed with input from the manufacturing industry – touch on Industry 4.0 and its components, including digital manufacturing and design practices, the concept of the digital thread, the Internet of Things and Big Data.

Detailed Programme Facts

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Digital Manufacturing & Design
  • Digital Thread: Components
  • Digital Thread: Implementation
  • Advanced Manufacturing Process Analysis

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

General Requirements

Beginner Level

Tuition Fee

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Funding

Coursera provides financial aid to learners who cannot afford the fee. Apply for it by clicking on the Financial Aid link beneath the "Enroll" button on the left. You'll be prompted to complete an application and will be notified if you are approved. You'll need to complete this step for each course in the Specialization, including the Capstone Project.

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