Operations Strategy and Tactical Planning

Module objectives and intended study results:

The students

  • are introduced to problems arising in strategical and tactical operations management,
  • will learn traditional and recent approaches to address and solve these problems,
  • are able to model and analyse relevant decision problems
  • are able to identify a suitable exact or heuristic solution approach, and
  • apply solution methods to small scale problems


  • Location problems
  • Job Shop Production
  • Assignment problems
  • Flow Shop Production
  • Assembly line balancing
  • Cellular manufacturing

Previous Knowledge recommendations:

Sound knowledge of linear programming is strongly recommended.

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