APPLIED TOPICS IN MANAGEMENT ENGINEERING

Attività formativa monodisciplinare
Codice dell'attività formativa: 
22059-ENG

Scheda dell'insegnamento

Per studenti immatricolati al 1° anno a.a.: 
2017/2018
Insegnamento (nome in italiano): 
APPLIED TOPICS IN MANAGEMENT ENGINEERING
Insegnamento (nome in inglese): 
Applied Topics in Management Engineering
Tipo di insegnamento: 
Opzionale
Anno di corso: 
3
Anno accademico di offerta: 
2019/2020
Crediti: 
6
Responsabile della didattica: 
Altri docenti: 

Altre informazioni sull'insegnamento

Modalità di erogazione: 
Didattica Convenzionale
Lingua: 
Inglese
Ciclo: 
Secondo Semestre
Obbligo di frequenza: 
No
Ore di attività frontale: 
48
Materiali didattici: 
Prerequisites

It is highly recommended to have attended the Industrial Quality Management and Business Economics and Organization courses

Educational goals

The course aims to provide competences on some aspects of management engineering. The student will acquire the following practical skills: 1- the use of excel for solving problems related to statistical quality control and the economy and business organization and, 2- the use of Access to solve problems related to database management, the analysis of products and business processes; and 3) the use of Matlab with simulation, sampling and quality control applications. The course contributes to the educational objectives of the bachelor program (SUA-CdS A4.b2), in particular as regards the economic-management area

Course content

The course consists of the following subjects:
1- Introduction to the use of Excel, Access and Matlab. Solving typical problems such as data conversion between different formats and the generation of random numbers for simulation purposes.
2- Practical applications in the field of statistical quality control (sampling, quality control charts, etc.);
3- Practical applications in the field of business economics and organization, management control and information management (investment analysis, clustering and database management)

Textbooks and reading lists

Lecture notes, case studies and other material distributed by the course teachers

Teaching methods

The teaching will take place through laboratory activities, with particular attention to the comparison and direct dialogue with the students.

Assessment and Evaluation

The exam consists in the preparation of two reports and the related discussion (the first regarding the topic of statistical quality control, and the second regarding economics and company organization issues).

Further information

None