INVENTORY MANAGEMENT

Course Information
TitleΔΙΑΧΕΙΡΙΣΗ ΑΠΟΘΕΜΑΤΩΝ / INVENTORY MANAGEMENT
Code327
FacultyEngineering
SchoolMechanical Engineering
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter
CoordinatorGeorgios Tagaras
CommonYes
StatusActive
Course ID20000304

Programme of Study: UPS of School of Mechanical Engineering

Registered students: 176
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
EnergyElective Courses belonging to the other745
Design and StructuresElective Courses belonging to the other745
Industrial ManagementElective Course belonging to the selected specialization (Elective Specialization Course)745

Class Information
Academic Year2018 – 2019
Class PeriodWinter
Weekly Hours4
Class ID
600130831
Course Type 2016-2020
  • Scientific Area
Course Type 2011-2015
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
Erasmus
The course is also offered to exchange programme students.
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
Learning Outcomes
- Understanding of the terms Logistics and Supply Chain Management - Learning quantitative inventory management methods for the case of deterministic and stochastic demand. - Solving numerical examples and problems with the application of the introduced quantitative methods. - Development of critical skill to choose and apply the appropriate quantitative method depending on the case under study.
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Adapt to new situations
  • Make decisions
  • Work in an international context
Course Content (Syllabus)
Introduction - The significant role of Inventory Management. Forecasting methods. Deterministic systems of inventory management: (a) the case of known and constant demand and (b) the case of known but varying demand. Stochastic systems of inventory management: continuous and periodic review. Single-period model for the management of seasonable and innovative products (newsvendor problem). Inventory management of multiple products.
Keywords
Inventory management, Logistics, Quantitative Methods
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Slide presentations
  • Book
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
Description
MS Powerpoint presentations.
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures391.3
Reading Assigment752.5
Tutorial260.9
Exams50.2
Other / Others50.2
Total1505
Student Assessment
Description
Midterm and final written exams.
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Summative)
  • Written Exam with Problem Solving (Summative)
Bibliography
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
(α) Γιώργος Ιωάννου, «Διοίκηση Παραγωγής και Υπηρεσιών», Χρον. Έκδοσης: 2006, ISBN:9603516287, αρ. σελίδων 402. (β) Σωτήριος Δημητριάδης και Αθανάσιος Μιχιώτης, «Διοίκηση Παραγωγικών Συστημάτων», Εκδόσεις Κριτική, ISBN:978-960-218-522-3.
Last Update
19-09-2019