330.305 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.

2023S, VU, 4.0h, 5.0EC


  • Semester hours: 4.0
  • Credits: 5.0
  • Type: VU Lecture and Exercise
  • Format: Hybrid

Learning outcomes

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

  • ... to understand the current challenges for production sites
  • ... to assess the current situation of the production site by means of analysis methods
  • ... to use the analysis results as a basis for planning
  • ... to explain the procedure of factory planning
  • ... to explain the most important methods for factory planning and to apply them in part
  • ... to present and apply the most important methods of production optimization

Subject of course

  • Introduction to factory planning
  • Versatility as a central challenge
  • Basics of factory planning
  • Procedure and methods of factory planning
  • pre-planning
  • structural planning
  • system planning
  • realization
  • factory optimization
  • Value Stream Mapping
  • OEE method

Teaching methods

  • frontal lecture
  • Video analysis of case studies
  • Presentation and discussion of case studies
  • Application of planning methods in dialogue with the students
  • brainstorming session
  • discussion

Mode of examination




Examination modalities



DayTimeDateRoomMode of examinationApplication timeApplication modeExam
Fri14:00 - 15:3023.06.2023 https://tuwel.tuwien.ac.at/course/view.php?id=49530written23.05.2023 09:00 - 21.06.2023 09:00TISSOnline-Prüfung
Wed14:00 - 15:3005.07.2023 https://tuwel.tuwien.ac.at/course/view.php?id=49530written05.06.2023 09:00 - 03.07.2023 09:00TISSOnline-Prüfung Ersatztermin

Course registration

Not necessary



No lecture notes are available.