Production and Operations Management

Budapest University of Technology and Economics
LEVEL
Master
TYPE
Course
MODES
-
LANGUAGE
-
ECTS
5
PERIOD
04/09/2023 to 22/01/2024

Course Description

The aim of the course is to introduce the basic characteristics of production and service processes,
as well as the most important methods necessary for the planning and the efficient implementation
of tasks in production and service systems. Students learn the methods and issues of such
important tasks as demand forecasting, capacity analysis, inventory control and aggregate production
planning. Besides the theoretical background, the course provides case studies to
emphasize the practical issues as well. The objective of the course is to show, that quantitative
information related to production and operation systems can help to determine the optimal
operation of the system, and the analysis of deviation from optimal operations may provide insight
to operation improvements.

Time format

weekly

Educational-info

Competences

Capability of integrating the theoretical background and the practical tool of production and
operation processes, and communication skill to explain the results for all the participants of
implementation coming from different professional fields.
2. Capability of the application of basic terminologies of production and operations
management, and a systematic and rigorous application of the technical language of the
related professions.
3. An ability of use quantitative methods to process and analyse data for planning and
evaluation purposes.

Prerequisites

none

Duration

48 h / 14 weeks

ECTS

5

Validation mode

Written examination

Maximum number of students

10

Organizer

Partner

Budapest University of Technology and Economics

Faculty

Faculty of Economic and Social Sciences

Department

Department of Management and Business Economics

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