Logistics and Supply Chain Management
Network of all the persons, organizations, resources, activities and technology required to deliver products or services. Tools for the effective design and management of supply chain systems, also logistics strategies, network design, and supply chain integration are included.
Nowadays, Lean manufacturing methodology has become a key component of successful production systems. Applying principles of lean production in manufacturing and services could increase the performance of the production and service systems.
Business intelligence (BI) comprises the strategies and technologies used by enterprises for the data analysis of business information.BI technologies provide historical, current and predictive views of business operations. Common functions of business intelligence technologies include reporting, online analytical processing, analytics, data mining, process mining, complex event processing, business performance management, benchmarking, text mining, predictive analytics and prescriptive analytics. BI technologies can handle large amounts of structured and sometimes unstructured data to help identify, develop and otherwise create new strategic business opportunities.
Project management is the practice of initiating, planning, executing, controlling, and closing the work of a team to achieve specific goals and meet specific success criteria at the specified time. A project is a temporary endeavor designed to produce a unique product, service or result with a defined beginning and end (usually time-constrained, and often constrained by funding or staffing) undertaken to meet unique goals and objectives, typically to bring about beneficial change or added value.
Manufacturing Systems deal with structure and operation of machines, individuals, tools, materials and information to produce value-added of physical products. Material processing and fabrication, material handling, robotics, automated measurement, and computer-aided manufacturing are counted in.
Human Factors (Ergonomics)
Ergonomics analyze the human performance, work measurement, workplace design, and human-machine systems.
Coordinating and controlling the processes to ensure the required level. Courses of production management are: Production planning, project management, inventory control, facilities planning and design, and quality control.