Production Management

Design and Graphic Arts, Publication in the Diário da República - Despacho nº 9182/2020 - 25/09/2020

4.5 ECTS; 2º Ano, 1º Semestre, 30,0 TP + 3,0 OT

Lecturer
- Henrique Joaquim de Oliveira Pinho

Prerequisites
Not applicable

Objectives
1. An overview of the concepts, theories and methods of production management, from stocks management to production control, including the costs associated therewith; 2. Students should be able to plan production, or interpret and optimize the existing production system.

Program
1. Planning: planning techniques; the working method and timings; Gantt diagrams. 2. Procurement: purchasing and stock management. 3. Production: the new context of production management; maintenance; documentation in the PM; production typologies. 4. Productions costs. 5. Lean management: principles and tools. 6. Measuring the performance of a production system.

Evaluation Methodology
Formative assessment components include:
T1 = First test (Minimum mark: 6/20)
T2 = Second test (Minimum mark: 6/20)
A = Attendance proportional to the number of classes attended
TE = Final test (Minimum mark: 7/20)
P1 = First assignment
P2 = Second assignment
Continuous assessment = 30%T1 + 30%T2 +15%P1 + 15%P2 + 10%A
Final assessment if students fails the continuous assessment = 70%TE + 15%P1 + 15%P2

Bibliography
(2020). Material de Apoio à UC de GP-LDTAG. Tomar: IPT
(2008). Gestão da Produção e Operações. Lisboa: Universidade Aberta
(1999). Organização e Gestão: Rumo à produtividade nas indústrias gráficas.. .: Europa-América
(2007). Gestão da produção. Lisboa: Edições Lidel

Method of interaction
Theory-oriented classes supported by audiovisual resources.
Practice-oriented classes supported by case studies and problem solving.
Monitoring of two group assignments.

Software used in class