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330.174 Factory Planning and Operating
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2021S, UE, 2.0h, 2.0EC, to be held in blocked form


  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 2.0
  • Type: UE Exercise
  • Format: Online

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to...

  • apply the basic methods of factory planning and thus support Greenfield or Brownfield projects. Furthermore, the students gain an understanding of the evaluation criteria of individual layout variants and are thus able to carry out evaluations themselves.

Subject of course

  • New planning of an existing factory layout (ideal and real planning)
  • Selection of a suitable layout variant (evaluation) taking into account all restrictions
  • Planning the implementation of the best possible Variant.

Teaching methods

Case study processing, ideal planning, real planning, material flow analysis, scenarios development, quantity development, ABC analysis, presentation, discussion, group work, joint preparation of documentation

Mode of examination

Written and oral



Course dates

Fri09:00 - 18:0004.06.2021 MS Teams - Link wird kurz vor dem Start des Termins hier bekanntgegeben (LIVE)Abschlusspräsentationen
Course is held blocked

Examination modalities

Independent creation of minutes and presentations in group work

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
20.02.2021 08:00 31.03.2021 08:00 31.03.2021 08:00


Study CodeObligationSemesterPrecon.Info
066 482 Mechanical Engineering - Management Mandatory electiveSTEOP
Course requires the completion of the introductory and orientation phase


No lecture notes are available.

Previous knowledge

Basic knowledge in production, logistics, quality, process and project management

Accompanying courses


  • Attendance Required!