Coursebooks

Production management

ME-419

Lecturer(s) :

Kaboli Amin

Language:

English

Withdrawal

It is not allowed to withdraw from this subject after the registration deadline.

Summary

Production management deals with the production of goods/services at the right time, quantity, and quality with the minimum cost. This course will arm students with hands-on tools for demand management, supply management, and digital transformation in manufacturing companies.

Content

This course is based on the following four modules: 

 

Module 1) Introduction to Production Management 

Module 2) Demand Management ' Forecasting

Module 3) Supply Management ' Production Planning & Inventory Management

 

Module 4) Digital Transformation in Demand and Supply Management

Keywords

Production and Operations Management, Demand Management, Supply Management, Sales and Operations Planning (S&OP), Forecasting, Production Planning, Capacity Planning, Inventory management, Digital Technologies, Digitally Optimize Production, Demand-driven Forecasting, AI-enabled Production Planning, Inventory Management in the Digital Age, Autonomus Warehousing, Digital Trust and Cybersecurity.

Learning Prerequisites

Required courses

Probability and Statistics

Important concepts to start the course

Objective of this course

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the course, the student must be able to:

Transversal skills

Teaching methods

Students work in a group on a single case over the semester and implement theoretical concepts and models to their cases.

Expected student activities

Assessment methods

Continuous evaluation of case reports, projects, individual and group presentations, class discussions, during the semester. More precisely:

Supervision

Office hours Yes
Assistants Yes
Forum Yes
Others
  • Meetings by appointment.
  • All information sharing and communication regarding the course must be through Moodle.

Resources

Bibliography

    Series of book chapters, hand-outs, and notes will be shared in the class. The following books are recommended;

    1. Vollmann, Berry, Whybark, Jacobs, Manufacturing Planning and Control for Supply Chain Management, McGraw-Hill, 2011
    2. Charles W. Chase, Demand-Driven Forecasting: A Structured Approach to Forecasting, 2nd Edition, 2013
    3. Min-Jung Yoo and Rémy Glardon, Manufacturing Operations Management: A complete course, World Scientific - UK, 2018
    4. William Stevenson, Operations Management, 12th Edition, 2016
    5. Nigel Slack, Alistair Brandon-Jones, and Robert Johnston, Pearson Education Limited, Operations Management, 2016
    6. Sunil Gupta, Driving Digital Strategy, Harvard Business Review Press, 2018
    7. David Rogers, The Digital Transformation Playbook, Columbia Business School Publishing, 2016

      Ressources en bibliothèque
      Notes/Handbook

      Moodle Link

      In the programs

        • Semester
           Fall
        • Exam form
           During the semester
        • Credits
          5
        • Subject examined
          Production management
        • Lecture
          2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
        • Project
          2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
        • Project
          2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
        • Semester
           Fall
        • Exam form
           During the semester
        • Credits
          5
        • Subject examined
          Production management
        • Lecture
          2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
        • Project
          2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
        • Project
          2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
      • Energy Management and Sustainability, 2020-2021, Master semester 1
        • Semester
           Fall
        • Exam form
           During the semester
        • Credits
          5
        • Subject examined
          Production management
        • Lecture
          2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
        • Project
          2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
        • Project
          2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
      • Energy Management and Sustainability, 2020-2021, Master semester 3
        • Semester
           Fall
        • Exam form
           During the semester
        • Credits
          5
        • Subject examined
          Production management
        • Lecture
          2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
        • Project
          2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
        • Project
          2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
        • Semester
           Fall
        • Exam form
           During the semester
        • Credits
          5
        • Subject examined
          Production management
        • Lecture
          2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
        • Project
          2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
        • Project
          2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
        • Semester
           Fall
        • Exam form
           During the semester
        • Credits
          5
        • Subject examined
          Production management
        • Lecture
          2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
        • Project
          2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
        • Project
          2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
        • Semester
           Fall
        • Exam form
           During the semester
        • Credits
          5
        • Subject examined
          Production management
        • Lecture
          2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
        • Project
          2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
        • Project
          2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
        • Semester
           Fall
        • Exam form
           During the semester
        • Credits
          5
        • Subject examined
          Production management
        • Lecture
          2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
        • Project
          2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
        • Project
          2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
        • Semester
           Fall
        • Exam form
           During the semester
        • Credits
          5
        • Subject examined
          Production management
        • Lecture
          2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
        • Project
          2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
        • Project
          2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks

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