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Industrial Management

Module name (EN):
Name of module in study programme. It should be precise and clear.
Industrial Management
Degree programme:
Study Programme with validity of corresponding study regulations containing this module.
Industrial Engineering, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2013
Module code: WIBASc125
The exam administration creates a SAP-Submodule-No for every exam type in every module. The SAP-Submodule-No is equal for the same module in different study programs.
Hours per semester week / Teaching method:
The count of hours per week is a combination of lecture (V for German Vorlesung), exercise (U for Übung), practice (P) oder project (PA). For example a course of the form 2V+2U has 2 hours of lecture and 2 hours of exercise per week.
2V+2U (4 hours per week)
ECTS credits:
European Credit Transfer System. Points for successful completion of a course. Each ECTS point represents a workload of 30 hours.
Semester: 1
Mandatory course: yes
Language of instruction:
Written exam

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Applicability / Curricular relevance:
All study programs (with year of the version of study regulations) containing the course.

WIBASc125 (P450-0052) Industrial Engineering, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2013 , semester 1, mandatory course
Workload of student for successfully completing the course. Each ECTS credit represents 30 working hours. These are the combined effort of face-to-face time, post-processing the subject of the lecture, exercises and preparation for the exam.

The total workload is distributed on the semester (01.04.-30.09. during the summer term, 01.10.-31.03. during the winter term).
60 class hours (= 45 clock hours) over a 15-week period.
The total student study time is 150 hours (equivalent to 5 ECTS credits).
There are therefore 105 hours available for class preparation and follow-up work and exam preparation.
Recommended prerequisites (modules):
Recommended as prerequisite for:
WIBASc-525-625-FÜ32 Technology and Innovation Management
WIBASc-525-625-Ing4 Quality Techniques (Seminar, English)
WIBASc-525-625-W12 Current Topics and Challenges in Business Enterprises (Seminar)
WIBASc225 Procurement Logistics and Technical Sales and Distribution

[updated 11.02.2020]
Module coordinator:
Prof. Dr. Udo Venitz
Prof. Dr. Udo Venitz

[updated 20.01.2020]
Learning outcomes:
After successfully completing this module students will:
_        have acquired a systematic basic understanding of the diversity of the manufacturing industry.
_        be familiar with the original and planned production factors
_        and will be able to understand the interactions of the various subplans.
_        have mastered the fundamental interrelationships in ERP systems.

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Module content:
1.        Basics
2.        Industrial site decisions
3.        Organizational and decision-making problems in industrial operations
4.        Organizational and production variants in the manufacturing industry
5.        Location decisions
6.        Commercial work in an industrial plant
7.        Resources/plants
8.        Materials/products
9.        Work scheduling
10.        Production planning and control and ERP systems
Exercises and case studies will be integrated into the module to illuminate various topics.

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Teaching methods/Media:
A regularly revised PowerPoint presentation, also available to students as electronic lecture notes, will be used during the course of the module. On a case-by-case basis, video sequences will illustrate what has been learned in the course of the module.

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Recommended or required reading:
_        Corsten, Hand/Gössinger, Ralf: Produktionswirtschaft; Oldenbourg Verlag; 12. Auflage; 2009
_        Dyckhoff, Harald/Spengler, Thomas: Produktionswirtschaft; 3. Auflage; Springer; Berlin/Heidelberg 2010
_        Ebel, Bernd: Produktionswirtschaft; 9. Auflage, Kiehl; 2009
_        Günther, Hans-Otto/Tempelmeier, Horst: Produktion und Logistik; 9. Auflage; Springer; Berlin/Heidelberg 2012
_        Nebl, Theodor: Produktionswirtschaft; Oldenbourg Verlag; 7. Auflage; 2011
_        Nolden, Rolf-Günther/Köner, Peter/Bizer, Ernst: Industriebetriebslehre; Bildungsverlag Eins; 14. Auflage; 2012
_        Oeldorf, G./Olfert, K.: Materialwirtschaft; 12. Auflage; Ludwigshafen 2008
_        Schneeweis, C.: Einführung in die Produktionswirtschaft; 8. Auflage; 2002
_        Weber, Helmut: Industriebetriebslehre; 3. Auflage; Springer; 1999
_        Wenzel/Fischer/Gerhard: Industriebetriebslehre; Hanser Verlag; 2001
_        Wiendahl, H.P.: Betriebsorganisation für Ingenieure; 7. Auflage; Hanser; 2009

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