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Industry 4.0 & Hybrid Value Creation

Module name (EN):
Name of module in study programme. It should be precise and clear.
Industry 4.0 & Hybrid Value Creation
Degree programme:
Study Programme with validity of corresponding study regulations containing this module.
Industrial Engineering, Master, ASPO 01.10.2021
Module code: WiMb21IN112
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.
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: no
Language of instruction:
Written exam or term paper or case study

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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).
The total student study time for this course is 150 hours.
Recommended prerequisites (modules):
WiMb21IN119 Technology and Innovation Management

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Recommended as prerequisite for:
Module coordinator:
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Christian Köhler
Lecturer: Prof. Dr.-Ing. Christian Köhler

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Learning outcomes:
After successfully completing this module, students will:
•        be familiar with the Industry 4.0 vision and examples of its implementation,
•        be able to assess the requirements, opportunities, risks and limitations of implementing Industry 4.0,
•        be able to apply strategies and process models for identifying the potential of Industry 4.0 and for operational implementation, taking into account the factors technology, organization and human resources,
•        be familiar with the concept and the economic, as well as ecological benefits of hybrid value creation,
•        be able to apply strategies and procedures for the implementation of hybrid value creation processes and business models.

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Module content:
•        Basics and overall potential of Industry 4.0
•        Basic tools for technology management
•        Identifying potentials of Industry 4.0 in companies
•        Implementing Industry 4.0 in companies
•        Basics of hybrid value creation / (industrial) product service systems
•        Hybrid value creation as a business model for Industry 4.0
•        Hybrid value creation as a business model for circular value creation (Circular economy)
•        Designing and implementing hybrid value creation business models

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Teaching methods/Media:
•        Expert talks / Coaching
•        Current specialist articles
•        Self-study materials and case studies

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Recommended or required reading:
•        Lucks, K.: Praxishandbuch Industrie 4.0 : Branchen - Unternehmen - M & A, Schäffer-Poeschel, 2017
•        Vogel-Heuser, B., Bauernhansl, T., ten Hompel, M. (Hrsg.): Handbuch Industrie 4.0, Band 1-4, SpringerVieweg, 2017
•        Jahn, M.: Industrie 4.0 konkret, SpringerGabler, 2017
•        Bauernhansl, T., ten Hompel, M., Vogel-Heuser, B. (Hrsg.): Industrie 4.0 in Produktion, Automatisierung und Logistik, SpringerVieweg, 2014
•        Wagner, R.: Industrie 4.0 für die Praxis, SpringerGabler, 2018
•        Köhler, C.: Produktionsoptimierung mit Wertstromworkshops – Leitfaden zur zielorientieren Optimierung und Gestaltung von Produktionsflüssen, ePubli, 2017
•        Aurich, J.C., Clement, M.H.: Produkt-Service Systeme: Gestaltung und Realisierung, Springer, 2010
•        Aurich, J.C., Koch, W., Kölsch, P., Herder, C. (Hrsg.): Entwicklung datenbasierter Produkt-Service Systeme: Ein Ansatz zur Realisierung verfügbarkeitsorientierter Geschäftsmodelle, SpringerVieweg, 2019
•        Meier, H., Uhlmann, E. (Hrsg.): Industrielle Produkt-Service Systeme – Entwicklung, Betrieb und Management, SpringerVieweg, 2017

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