Production Management involves managing the resources required to produce goods and services. This module with focus on the decisions involved in the planning and control of a manufacturing operation.

Accordion / FAQ component

Applicants will be expected to hold a Level 6 National / Higher Certificate in Business, Science, Engineering or equivalent. Applicants with other qualifications and/or with relevant experience may also be considered through ATU Sligo’s Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) process.

Upon compeletion of this module learner will be able to:

1. Explain the development of modern production management

2. Describe the production system and its various functions.

3. Explain how customers needs are transferred into product specification

4. Compare the different types of production systems

5. Solve simple production management problems

6. Display an understanding of capacity planning, inventory policies, materials planning and scheduling

Learn from world renowned academic staff in Ireland’s leading, future focused and globally recognised colleges.

Gain an accredited NFQ qualification/micro credential that you may count towards a full award if you so wish in the future.

Previous modules may be used as recognition of prior learning towards Advance Centre degree programmes.

Equip yourself with the latest in demand skillset, tools, know-how and knowledge to succeed in your career.

Gain a competitive edge, influence growth and steer strategic goals in your organisation upon completion of your studies with the Advance Centre.

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