Course Details

Detailed Scheduling and Planning

Course Code CERM-905
Lecture hours per week
Lab hours per week
Course Availability: Open
Description: This course focuses on material and capacity scheduling and planning. It includes a detailed explanation of material requirements planning (MRP), a technique suitable for use in job shops. The course also introduces another material planning technique, material-dominated scheduling, which is applicable to process industries and other mature production environments. The course explains capacity requirements planning in detail and introduces other capacity-planning techniques, including processor-dominated scheduling.