Strategy and Logistics

Health Care Services Management
5 ECTS; 2º Ano, 2º Semestre, 60,0 TP

Lecturer

Prerequisites
Not applicable.

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

Program
1-Demand forecasting.
2-Aggregated Planning.
3-Product and process analysis.
4-Materials management and independent demand inventories.
5-Just-in-time.
6-Strategic decisions.

Evaluation Methodology
1 practical assignment.

Bibliography
- Cooper, J. (1990). Logística e Planeamento da Distribuição. USA: Cetop
- Courtois, A. (1997). Gestão da Produção. Lisboa: LIDEL
- Marques, A. (1998). Gestão da Produção - Diagnóstico, Planeamento e Controlo. Lisboa: Texto Editores
- Dilworth, J. (1989). Production and Operations Management. Lisboa: McGRAW-HILL

Method of interaction
Theoretical-practical classes focused on the resolution of practical cases.

Software used in class