Course Title: Production Planning

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5166

Course Title: Production Planning

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 60.0

Regardless of the mode of delivery, represent a guide to the relative teaching time and student effort required to successfully achieve a particular competency/module. This may include not only scheduled classes or workplace visits but also the amount of effort required to undertake, evaluate and complete all assessment requirements, including any non-classroom activities.

Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


Brunswick Campus


350T Fashion & Textiles


Term1 2007,
Term2 2008

Course Contact: Rhonda Ingwersen

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 9214

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This course covers the skills and knowledge required to contribute to planning for efficient and effective production.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

LMTPRGN06A Contribute to production planning


LMTPRGN06A/01 Interpret production requirements

LMTPRGN06A/01 Interpret production requirements

LMTPRGN06A/02 Gather production information

LMTPRGN06A/02 Gather production information

LMTPRGN06A/03 Participate in planning meetings

LMTPRGN06A/03 Participate in planning meetings

Learning Outcomes

Refer to Part B of guide.

Overview of Assessment

Tasks that have not been authenticated in class as the student’s own work will not be considered for assessment. Regular attendance is necessary to demonstrate that you can:
1. Interpret/analyse data for production planning
2. Develop a production plan
3. Monitor the efficiency of the production plan
4. Ensure plan variations are implemented appropriately
5. Apply workplace health & safety policies in production operations
6. Maintain accurate records