Advanced Planning Systems
Based on the fundamentals of ERP systems, additional details regarding (production) resource planning: personnel, means of production / production machines, time. Introdcution to IT-aided resource planning: basic challenges such as a shortage of available resources, restrictions (e.g. deadlines, delivery dates, concurrent tasks). Outline of general approaches to solutions: MRP I, MRP II systems. Analysis of particular challenges: sequencing problems, queues, machine scheduling, single-task control in processes. Work on practical problems with the aid of certain APS systems (software)
Logistics & Transport Management (Bachelor)
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With the completion of the course, the students will be able to portray different levels of operational planning and their implementation in information systems. They would have theoretically developed methods and approaches for the planning of operational processes and would have also practically solved the core elements of these tasks by using planning software.