Course Details

Subject {L-T-P / C} : SM6441 : Production Planning and Control {3-0-0 / 3}
Subject Nature : Theory
Coordinator : Dr. Vikas Thakur

Syllabus

Tasks in Industrial Operations: Role and Impact of Production Planning and Control, Production Planning and Control process, Costs and Benefits of Production Planning and Control Systems, Framework for Production Decision Making, Modelling the Behaviour of Managers. Integrated Manufacturing Framework: Sales and Operations planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, Master production Scheduling, Material requirement planning, Capacity requirement planning, Production planning. Control Decisions: Demand Management and Forecasting, Master production Schedule, MRP I, MRP II, Resource Requirement planning and allocation, Manufacturing Models, Service Models. Master Production Scheduling: Scheduling in Job Shop production, Scheduling in Batch Production, Scheduling in Line Flow production, Scheduling in Assembly Line production, Economic Lot Scheduling. Production Order Creation and Execution: Process Overview, Production Order and Scheduling, Planning for Adjustments Recognizing Uncertainty, Confirmation, Settlement and Completion, Production Activity Control.

Course Objectives

  1. To acquaint students to gauge the mechanisms to handle production planning to cater the advanced production controls to manage operations.

Course Outcomes

This course is framed to acquaint students to gauge the mechanisms to handle production planning to cater the advanced production controls to manage operations.

Essential Reading

  1. Jacobs, F. R., Berry, W., Whybark, D. C., and Vollmann, T. (2011), Manufacturing Planning and Control for Supply Chain Management, The McGraw Hill.
  2. Onwubolu, G. C. (2012), Emerging Optimization Techniques in Production Planning and Control. World Scientific Publishing,, Imperial College Press.

Supplementary Reading

  1. Chapman, S. N. (2009), The Fundamentals of Production Planning and Control., Pearson/Prentice Hall.
  2. Pinedo, M, L. (2009), Planning and Scheduling in Manufacturing and Services (2nd ed.)., Springer