Production and Operations Management, 6 credits (TPPE13)

Produktionsekonomi, 6 hp

Main field of study

Industrial Engineering and Management

Level

First cycle

Course type

Programme course

Examiner

Helene Lidestam

Director of studies or equivalent

Fredrik Persson
Course offered for Semester Period Timetable module Language Campus VOF
6CIEI Industrial Engineering and Management - International, M Sc in Engineering - German 5 (Autumn 2017) 1 1 Swedish Linköping o
6CIEI Industrial Engineering and Management - International, M Sc in Engineering - Spanish 5 (Autumn 2017) 1 1 Swedish Linköping o
6CIEI Industrial Engineering and Management - International, M Sc in Engineering - French 5 (Autumn 2017) 1 1 Swedish Linköping o
6CIEI Industrial Engineering and Management - International, M Sc in Engineering - Chinese 5 (Autumn 2017) 1 1 Swedish Linköping o
6CIEI Industrial Engineering and Management - International, M Sc in Engineering - Japanese 5 (Autumn 2017) 1 1 Swedish Linköping o
6KMAT Mathematics 5 (Autumn 2017) 1 1 Swedish Linköping v
6KMAT Mathematics (Modelling and Optimization in Economics) 5 (Autumn 2017) 1 1 Swedish Linköping v
6CDPU Design and Product Development 7 (Autumn 2017) 1 1 Swedish Linköping v
6CIII Industrial Engineering and Management, M Sc in Engineering 5 (Autumn 2017) 1 1 Swedish Linköping o

Main field of study

Industrial Engineering and Management

Course level

First cycle

Advancement level

G2X

Course offered for

  • Industrial Engineering and Management - International, M Sc in Engineering
  • Mathematics
  • Design and Product Development
  • Industrial Engineering and Management, M Sc in Engineering

Specific information

Supplementary courses:
Manufacturing Strategies. Production Logistics.

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.

Prerequisites

Basic courses in Industrial Engineering, Probability and Statistics, and Linear and Nonlinear Optimization.

Intended learning outcomes

The course is an introduction to quantitative production and inventory management and economic analysis of production. After completing the course, the students should be able to use common methods in forecasting, design of production systems as well as material and production control systems. Interactions between manufacturing and various functions within the company are also covered.

Course content

Introduction to manufacturing strategy. Engineering design. Design of production systems. Facility layout planning. Line balancing. Forecasting. Aggregate planning. Material Requirements Planning. Inventory control. Scheduling and sequencing.

Teaching and working methods

The lectures are mainly concerned with theoretical issues and concepts. The exercises are devoted to demonstrations of problem solveing. The laboratories give a hands-on experience with treated techniques.

Examination

TEN1Written examinationU, 3, 4, 55 credits
LAB1Laboratory workU, G1 credits

Grades

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

Other information

Supplementary courses:
Manufacturing Strategies. Production Logistics. 

Department

Inst för ekonomisk och industriell utv

Director of Studies or equivalent

Fredrik Persson

Examiner

Helene Lidestam

Education components

Preliminary scheduled hours: 48 h
Recommended self-study hours: 112 h

Course literature

Additional literature

Books
Olhager, Jan, (2013) Produktionsekonomi : principer och metoder för utformning, styrning och utveckling av industriell produktion
ISBN: 9789144067667
Lund : Studentlitteratur, 2013

Additional literature

Books

Olhager, Jan, (2013) Produktionsekonomi : principer och metoder för utformning, styrning och utveckling av industriell produktion

ISBN: 9789144067667

Lund : Studentlitteratur, 2013

TEN1 Written examination U, 3, 4, 5 5 credits
LAB1 Laboratory work U, G 1 credits

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