Operations Management

Accounting
4 ECTS; 2º Ano, 2º Semestre, 45,0 TP

Lecturer

Prerequisites
Not applicable.

Objectives
At the end of the course students should have the ability to use the key features of planning, scheduling and production control to maximize productivity.

Program
1-Forecasts of demand.
2- Aggregated Planning.
3- Product and process analysis.
4- Stock management and inventory with independent demand.
5-Just-in-time.
6-Strategic decisions.

Evaluation Methodology
Two written tests.

Bibliography
- Carvalho, J. (2010). Logística e Gestão da Cadeia de Abastecimento. (Vol. 1). Lisboa: Edições Sílabo
- Courtois, A. e Pillet, M. e Martin, C. (1997). Gestão da Produção. (Vol. 1). Porto: Lidel
- Dilworth, J. (1989). Production and Operations Management. (Vol. 1). New York: McGRAW-HILL

Method of interaction
Lectures including resolution of practical cases.

Software used in class