Industrial Management and Planning


Mestrado em Tecnologia Quimica, Publication in the Diário da República - Despacho nº 9183/2020 - 25/09/2020

6 ECTS; 1º Ano, 2º Semestre, 15,0 T + 30,0 TP


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Students should be able to:
- Relate the production function with other functional areas of the company;
- Understand and apply the fundamental models and techniques in planning and production management.

1. Historical perspective of the evolution of production systems and production function.
2. Factors of competitiveness: cost, time, quality, innovation, flexibility and environment.
3. Engineering methods and process design. SMED - Single Minute Exchange of Die. Layouts.
4. Production planning.
5. Logistics.

Evaluation Methodology
Assesment: paper of literature review on Industrial Management.

- Dias Lopes, J. e Nunes, S. e Soares, J. e Pimentel, B. e Pinto, J. (2020). Gestão da Produção e Operações - Teoria e Casos Práticos Resolvidos. Lisboa: Escolar Editora
- Pinto, J. (2010). Gestão de operações na indústria e nos serviços. Lisboa: Lidel
- Khanna, R. (2015). Production And Operations Management. Delhi: PHI Learning

Method of interaction
Explanatory lectures. Theoretical-practical lectures: case studies and practical exercises solving.

Software used in class
Not applicable.