By the end of this content area, students will be able to have:
1. knowledge and understanding of the basic concepts about production planning and control and logistics.
2. awareness of the wider multidisciplinary context of engineering applying knowledge of mathematics, statistics, economics and other scientific fields to the analysis of business situations.
3. the ability to apply their knowledge and understanding to identify, formulate and solve problems of industrial organization using established methods;
4. the ability to apply their knowledge and understanding to analyse engineering products, processes and methods;
5. the ability to apply their knowledge to develop and realise design and operation of productive and logistic systems;
6. the ability to select and use appropriate tools and methods in industrial organization;
7. an awareness of the non-technical implications of engineering practice;
8. demonstrate an awareness of project management and business practices, such as risk and change management, and understand their limitations;