Course detail

Production Management

FP-BmvKAcad. year: 2020/2021

The aim of the course is to provide theoretic, operational and organizational and management categories, concepts, models and management techniques, terminology and methodology of incomes, transformation and output items of product process.

Learning outcomes of the course unit

Students will be able to creatively participate in enterprise productins system creation. They acquire the basic knowledge of productions components; economy of productions activities and their assessments. The course focuses on integration student’s skills, which are necessary for using of production management in practise.


The course is a follow-up and apply all completed obtained knowledge form the economic areas; business; information technology and Opening to material science and engineering, Informatics and database systems.


Not applicable.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Recommended or required reading

TOMEK, G., VÁVROVÁ, V. Řízení výroby. 2. vyd. Praha GRADA 2000, 408s. ISBN 80-7169-955-1
MAKOVEC, J. Organizace a plánování výroby. 1.vyd. Praha VŠE 1998. 274s. ISBN 80-7079-171-3
KAVAN, M.Výrobní a provozní management. 1.vyd.Praha Grada Publishing 2002, 424s., ISBN 80-247-4099-5
JUROVÁ,M. Řízení výroby. Brno, Akademické nakladatelství s.r.o. 2011 s.219, ISBN 978-80-214-4370-9
JUROVÁ,M. a kol. Výrobní procesy řízené logistikou. 1.vyd. Praha Albatros Media 2013, 260s. ISBN 978-80-265-0059-9
JUROVÁ,M. a kol. Výrobní procesy řízené logistikou. 1.vyd. Praha Albatros Media 2013, 260s. ISBN 978-80-265-0059-9

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Teaching methods depend on the type of course unit as specified in the article 7 of BUT Rules for Studies and Examinations.
Lectures will be conducted with the use of educational technology for the use of Power Point.
Seminars will be calculated as well as a seminar.
To obtain an overview of the use of knowledge in practice, and tours of manufacturing plants.


Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes

Conditions for awarding the course – unit credit: participation in exercises, fulfilling the assignments, and submitting case study of required content and form including presentation of results.
The exam has a written and an oral part.
The written part of the examination contains examples. The oral part tests student’s ability to understand and apply the theoretical knowledge of production management.

Language of instruction


Work placements

Not applicable.

Course curriculum

Introduction to production management, basic terms
Operative production management
Planning of production capacity with using normative base
Production batch calculation, Work in progress calculation
Production capacity
Production lead time components
Production system and its design
Production process costing
Product costing


The main objective of the course is to provide students with basic knowledge and skills necessary for production process management in relation to the development trends in the field of production management in the world and global manufacturing.

Specification of controlled education, way of implementation and compensation for absences

Attendance at lectures is recommended to obtain knowledge for use.
Attendance is compulsory and guided the teacher a written presentation of the participation of a student on every form of exercise. At the same time check-processing is also a case study in the middle of the semester.

Type of course unit


Guided consultation in combined form of studies

20 hours, optionally

Teacher / Lecturer