Course Title: Manufacturing Management

Part A: Course Overview

Course Title: Manufacturing Management

Credit Points: 12.00

Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


Bundoora Campus


115H Aerospace, Mechanical & Manufacturing Engineering


Sem 2 2006,
Sem 1 2007,
Sem 1 2008,
Sem 1 2009,
Sem 1 2010,
Sem 1 2011,
Sem 1 2012,
Sem 1 2013

Course Coordinator: Muhammad Nawaz

Course Coordinator Phone: +61 3 9925 4491

Course Coordinator Email:

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


Course Description

The subject introduces the basics of Engineering Economics and Project Management techniques required by engineers. It exposes the students to decision making process in Manufacturing Engineering Environment

Objectives/Learning Outcomes/Capability Development

The students will develop the follow capabilites, as expressed by Engineers Australia:

ability to apply knowledge of basic science and engineering fundamentals
in-depth technical competence in at least one engineering discipline
ability to undertake problem identification, formulation and solution
ability to function effectively as an individual and in multi-disciplinary and multi-cultural teams,
with the capacity to be a leader or manager as well as an effective team member
expectation of the need to undertake lifelong learning, and capacity to do so

On completion of this course, the students will be able to:
understand the engineering economic principles
perform break-even anaylisis
understand basic accoutning principles
understand project managment techniques and their applications in manufacturing

Overview of Learning Activities

Lectures / tutorials

Overview of Learning Resources

Prescribed References: Refer to Part B Course Guide

Recommended References: Refer to Part B Course Guide


Overview of Assessment

1. Assignment
2. Class test
3. Exam