Module Handbook

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Module MV-FBK-M156-M-4

Production Management for Mechanical Engineers (M, 2.0 LP)

Module Identification

Module Number Module Name CP (Effort)
MV-FBK-M156-M-4 Production Management for Mechanical Engineers 2.0 CP (60 h)


CP, Effort 2.0 CP = 60 h
Position of the semester 1 Sem. in WiSe
Level [4] Bachelor (Specialization)
Language [DE] German
Module Manager
Area of study [MV-FBK] Manufacturing Technology and Production Systems
Livecycle-State [NORM] Active


Type/SWS Course Number Title Choice in
Presence-Time /
SL SL is
required for exa.
PL CP Sem.
2V MV-FBK-86501-K-4
Production Management for Mechanical Engineers
P 28 h 32 h
- no 2.0 WiSe
  • About [MV-FBK-86501-K-4]: Title: "Production Management for Mechanical Engineers"; Presence-Time: 28 h; Self-Study: 32 h
  • About [MV-FBK-86501-K-4]: The study achievement [K-Schein] proof of successful participation in written examination must be obtained.
  • About [MV-FBK-86501-K-4]:
    Written examination as graded examination or ungraded study achivement depending on the examination regulations.

    Examination regulations for Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering with Business Administration: Written examination (60-90 minutes) is taken as a graded examination. The grade of the module examination is also the module grade.

    Examination regulations for Bachelor of Bio- and Chemical Engineering: Written examination as ungraded study achivement.


Production Management for Mechanical Engineers:
  • organization of manufacturing enterprises
  • business processes (main processes and cross-sectional processes)
  • forms and characterization of the project management
  • basics of the process organization
  • product development process
  • job execution process
  • sales and services
  • life cycle management
  • quality management

Competencies / intended learning achievements

Students are able to:
  • describe and compare different kinds of organizations in manufacturing enterprises.
  • name the main processes of manufacturing enterprises as well as their constraints and correlations.
  • point out the correlations and impacts of technical decisions and organizational frameworks of product lifecycles.
  • explain the basics of project management and quality management.
  • solve an exemplary problem about the organization of a manufacturing enterprise and to present it to a team.


  • Wiendahl: Betriebsorganisation für Ingenieure, Hanser-Verlag;
  • Eversheim: Organisation in der Produktionstechnik, VDI-Verlag

Requirements for attendance (informal)


Requirements for attendance (formal)


References to Module / Module Number [MV-FBK-M156-M-4]

Course of Study Section Choice/Obligation
[MV-82.814-SG] B.Sc. Mechanical Engineering with a minor in Economics Softskills [P] Compulsory
[MV-82.A29-SG] B.Sc. Biological and Chemical Engineering Softskills [P] Compulsory