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LOG713 Models for Production Management

LOG713 Models for Production Management

Course code: 
LOG713
Course name: 
Models for Production Management
Program of study: 
Master of Science in Logistics
Course name in Norwegian Bokmål: 
Production Management
Course name in Norwegian Nynorsk: 
Models for Production Management
Campus: 
Molde
Credits: 
7.5
Level of study: 
2. syklus (master)
Teaching semester: 
2016 Høst
Assessment semester: 
2016 Høst
Language of instruction: 
Engelsk
Language of examination: 
Engelsk
Language of litterature: 
Engelsk
Recommended previous knowledge

None, apart from being a master student in logistics accepted into the OM-variant.

Course content

Different topics concerning production planning will be treated like Little’s law, scheduling problems with different objectives, line balancing and lot sizing. In a more general setting production philosophies like MRP, OPT/TOC, Lean /JIT and agile production will be treated.

Learning outcome

The successful student is expected to be able to identify, analyse and solve problems within production management and planning and also be able to evaluate the different solutions to such problems. Extensive quantitative models for dealing with production will be presented and used specifically in the formulation and solution of logistical problems within production.

Working and learning activities

3 hours of lectures per week.

Curriculum

Required reading list is given in fronter at the semester start

Relevant literature:
Wallace and Hopp: Factory Physics. McGraw-Hill. Third edition, 2008.

Obligatorisk arbeidskravAntall arbeidskravPåkrevde arbeidskravFremmøteKommentar
Oppgave(r)22Not required
Obligatoriske arbeidskrav:
Mandatory coursework:Oppgave(r)
Courseworks given:2
Courseworks required:2
Presence:Not required
Comment:
VurderingsformGrupperingVarighetVarighetstypeKarakterskalaAndelKommentarHjelpemidlerHjelpemidler
SkoleeksamenIndividuell4timerBokstavkarakter (A - F)100 Kalkulator som kan inneholde data + generell ordbok morsmål/norsk/engelsk i papirformat
Vurderinger:
Form of assessment:Skoleeksamen
Grouping:Individuell
Duration:4
Type of duration:timer
Grading scale:Bokstavkarakter (A - F)
Proportion:100
Comment:
Supported material:
Support material:Kalkulator som kan inneholde data + generell ordbok morsmål/norsk/engelsk i papirformat