Checking date: 17/05/2022

Course: 2022/2023

Engineering Management I
Study: Bachelor in Industrial Technologies Engineering (256)


Department assigned to the subject: Mechanical Engineering Department

Type: Electives
ECTS Credits: 6.0 ECTS


- Knowledge and understanding of Production Systems and Industrial Organization. - Ability to identify engineering problems within the industrial field, to establish different resolution methods and to select the most appropriate one for their solution. - Ability to apply their knowledge and understanding to solve problems and design processes in the field of Industrial Engineering in accordance with criteria of cost, quality, safety, efficiency and respect for the environment.
Skills and learning outcomes
Description of contents: programme
Manufacturing Planning and Control Systems (MPC) Aggregate Production Planning Dependent Demand Inventory Systems Material Requirements Planning (MRP) Capacity Management Master Production Schedule (MPS) Shop Floor Control Theory of Constraints (TOC) Push, Pull and CONWIP Systems
Learning activities and methodology
Lectures, exercises and practical sessions. Face-to-face tutorials.
Assessment System
  • % end-of-term-examination 60
  • % of continuous assessment (assigments, laboratory, practicals...) 40
Calendar of Continuous assessment
Basic Bibliography
  • Vollmann, T.E.; Berry, W.L.; Whybark, D.C.; Jacobs, F.R. Manufacturing Planning and Control for Supply Chain Management. McGraw-Hill. 2005
Additional Bibliography
  • Chase, R.B.; Jacobs, F.R.; Aquilano, N.J. Administración de operaciones: producción y cadena de suministros. McGraw-Hill. 2014
  • Schroeder, R.G.; Goldstein, S.M.; Rungtusanatham, M.J. Administración de operaciones: conceptos y casos contemporáneos. McGraw-Hill. 2011
  • Silver, E.A.; Pyke, D.F.; Thomas, D.J. Inventory and Production Management in Supply Chains. CRC Press. Taylor & Francis Group. 2017

The course syllabus may change due academic events or other reasons.