Production Technology and Organization

Materials Management and Logistics

Integrated course, 2.00 ECTS


Course content

• Just in Time (JIT) and Just in Sequence (JIS)
• Supply Chain Management
• Performance Assurance in logistics

Learning outcomes

The students obtain knowledge about optimization possibilities in organizational processes in the production. The influences and constraints and possible ways of optimizing are discussed and tested in practical experiments.

Recommended or required reading and other learning resources / tools

Lecture notes; handouts; H.-P. Wiendahl: Betriebsorganisation für Ingenieure; D. Müller: Grundlagen der Betriebswirtschaftslehre für Ingenieure; J. Härdler, T. Gonschorek: Betriebswirtschaftslehre für Ingenieure; Fechtner: Handbuch der Betriebsorganisation; Arnold: Handbuch der Logistik; Arnold: Materialfluss in Logistiksystemen; Masing: Handbuch Qualitätsmanagement, Fachzeitschrift QZ;

Mode of delivery

Lectures and tutorials

Prerequisites and co-requisites

Production Organization Basics 1 and 2

Assessment methods and criteria

Written or oral exam, project work