[ 572VKBWPULU15 ] IK Production and Logistic Management

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2 ECTS B2 - Bachelor's programme 2. year Business Administration Stefanie Kritzinger 1 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
Detailed information
Pre-requisites (*)keine
Original study plan Bachelor's programme Business and Economics 2015W
Objectives Students will acquire base knowledge of selected concepts and methods in production and logistics management and will be able to apply these methods and techniques to practical problems. Besides heuristic methods, an introduction to the Excel solver for exact methods is given. This course is a deepening of the course KS Produktion und Logistik.
Subject Introduction and overview of Production and Logistics Management:

  • Location planning
  • Production planning
  • Material requirements planning
  • Lot size planning, time planning
  • Transportation planning
  • Route planning
Criteria for evaluation Examination; completed homework assignments (voluntary, extra credit for the examination)
Methods Methods include: Location Planning: Steiner-Weber-problem, p- median problem, production programming: linear optimization, material requirements planning: single and multiperiodically Newsvendor Problem Lot sizing, schedule planning: Silver -Meal heuristic, network technique, transportation planning: split-minimum-method, Vogel- approximation, linear optimization, itinerary planning, improving procedure, construction procedure.
Language German
Study material Recommended:

  • Reader IK PL
  • Thonemann, U. (2010): Operations Management. Konzepte, Methoden und Anwendungen
Changing subject? No
Further information It is recommended to complete the intensification course after the course "Production and Logistics"!
Earlier variants They also cover the requirements of the curriculum (from - to)
2BPRLOI: IK Production and Logistic Management (2009W-2015S)
On-site course
Maximum number of participants 40
Assignment procedure Assignment according to priority