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Course WIW-BWL-PRO-K-1

Production Management (4K, 6.0 LP)

Course Type

SWS Type Course Form CP (Effort) Presence-Time / Self-Study
4 K Lecture with exercise classes and tutorials (V/U/T) 6.0 CP 60 h 120 h
(4K) 6.0 CP 60 h 120 h


CP, Effort 6.0 CP = 180 h
Position of the semester 1 Sem. in SuSe
Level [1] Bachelor (General)
Language [DE] German
Area of study [WIW-POM] Production Management
Livecycle-State [NORM] Active


Size of exercise classes/tutorials:
  • tutorials: max. 30 students
  • exercise classes: max. 150 students


Course Production Management with integrated Exercise:
  • Introduction in Production Management
  • Mathematical optimization models
  • Facility Location Problems
  • Analysis of manufacturing systems
  • Layout planning
  • Assembly line balancing
  • Master production planning
  • Lot Sizing Problems
  • Forecasting methods
  • Scheduling problems
  • Project scheduling
  • Production planning and control


  • Helber, Stefan (2020): Operations Management Tutorial. 2nd Ed., Verlag Stefan Helber, Hildesheim.
  • Günther, Hans-Otto; Tempelmeier, Horst (2016): Produktion und Logistik: Supply Chain und Operations Management. 12th Ed., Books on Demand, Norderstedt.
  • Günther, Hans-Otto; Tempelmeier, Horst (2017): Übungsbuch Produktion und Logistik: Supply Chain und Operations Management, 9th Ed., Books on Demand, Norderstedt.

Requirements for attendance (informal)


Requirements for attendance (formal)


References to Course [WIW-BWL-PRO-K-1]

Module Name Context
[WIW-BWL-PRO-M-1] Production Management P: Obligatory 4K, 6.0 LP