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Course MV-FBK-86522-K-4

Digital tools for Factory Planing I (2V, 3.0 LP)

Course Type

SWS Type Course Form CP (Effort) Presence-Time / Self-Study
2 V Lecture with project 3.0 CP 28 h 62 h
(2V) 3.0 CP 28 h 62 h


CP, Effort 3.0 CP = 90 h
Position of the semester 1 Sem. in WiSe
Level [4] Bachelor (Specialization)
Language [DE/EN] German or English as required
Area of study [MV-FBK] Manufacturing Technology and Production Systems
Additional informations
Livecycle-State [NORM] Active

Possible Study achievement

  • Verification of study performance: practical exercises (successful participation)
  • Details of the examination (type, duration, criteria) will be announced at the beginning of the course.
    Active participation in practical exercise required.


  • Theoretical basics on factory planning, production design and digital tools
  • Practical exercise production optimisation
  • Exercise layout planning
  • Exercise material flow simulation
  • Exercise Virtual Reality

Competencies / intended learning achievements

1. Lecture:

The students are able to

  • reproduce basic knowledge of planning production and assembly areas.
  • specify work structuring and logistics planning.

2. Exercise:

The students are able to

  • derive work structuring and logistics planning.
  • independently plan production areas
  • evaluate factory concepts


  • Eversheim, Schuh: Gestaltung von Produktionssystemen, Springer VDI Verlag, 1999
  • Grundig, C.-G.: Fabrikplanung - Planungssystematik - Methoden - Anwendungen. 2.Aufl. München, 2006
  • Westkämper, E.: Einführung in die Organisation in der Produktion. Berlin, Heidelberg Springer-Verlag,2006
  • Kühn,W.: Digitale Fabrik: Fabriksimulation für Simulationsplaner, 2006


Projector, slides, blackboard, computational lab and digital tools for exercises, set of exercises. For further information and course materials please consider the corresponding OLAT-course.

Requirements for attendance (informal)


Requirements for attendance (formal)


References to Course [MV-FBK-86522-K-4]

Module Name Context
[MV-FBK-201-M-4] Digital tools for Factory Planing I P: Obligatory 2V, 3.0 LP