345-0525/09 – Rationalization of Production (RV)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Mechanical TechnologyCredits5
Subject guarantorIng. Vladimíra Schindlerová, Ph.D.Subject version guarantorIng. Vladimíra Schindlerová, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Study languageEnglish
Year of introduction2019/2020Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesFSIntended for study typesFollow-up Master
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
BUC0041 Ing. Michal Bučko
SED095 Ing. Vladimíra Schindlerová, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit and Examination 2+2

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

Students regain the basic knowledges in field of mechanical production rationalization, operating transport, prodiction preparation, stok economy.

Teaching methods



Mission of rationalization. Study of organization systems. Classification of rationalization methods and techniques. Time and moving stidies. Multilateral decision. Rationalization instruments. Rationalization in production preparation. Operating and value analysis. Economic and ergonomics aspects. IT improvement. Consulting system.

Compulsory literature:

FRAME, J.D. Managing Projects in Organizations, Jossy-Bass, San Francisco, 1987 THOMPSON, A. A., STRICKLAND, A.J. Strategic Management, IRWIN, Boston, 1992

Recommended literature:

BURNS, T., STALKER, G. M. Management of innovation, London, Tavistoch, 1991 Operation Management, Jay H. Heizer, Barry Render, ISBN 013185755X HEIZER, J. H., RENDER, B. Operation Management, , ISBN 013185755X

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

Project processing and presentation. Credit test in LMS. Written and oral exam.



Other requirements

Active attendance at exercises at least 80%.


Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

Lectures: 1. Mission of rationalization 2. Study of organizational systems 3. Classification of methods and rationalization techniques 4. Time studies 5. Motion studies 6. Method of multilateral observation 7. Instrumentation technique in rationalization 8. Rationalization in the field of production preparation 9. Operational research 10. Value analysis 11.Economic aspects of rationalization 12.Analysis, source of information for rationalization 13. Utilization of computational devices in the rationalization of the production system 14.Ergonomic aspects in the rationalization of the production system Seminars: EXERCISES: 1. Basic methods of rationalization of work processes in engineering 2. Classification systems for sorting of time consumption (worker-work- work subject) 3. Time course of the production process, production cycle, its determination, evaluation, analysis 4. Work operations analysis, baseline for consumption determination (standards) time 5. Methods of determining production time consumption (analysis and others 6. Time studies. Determining the structure of working time 7. Time measurement technique. Motion studies - motion normatives 8. Methods of decision making, decision analysis, 9. Standardization of the number of workers 10. Creation of operator standards. Methods of measuring the work of technicians 11 Operations images and methodology for calculating standard time, 12. Use of movement studies in the technical-organizational organization of workplaces (MTM, MOST) 13.Designing of the time spent in the shift (working day snapshots, snapshots observation) 14.Country

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2019/2020 Winter semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of pointsMax. počet pokusů
Credit and Examination Credit and Examination 100 (100) 51
        Credit Credit 35  18
        Examination Examination 65  33 3
Mandatory attendence participation: Active attendance at seminars at least 80 %.

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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.ZaměřeníFormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2023/2024 (N0715A270009) Industrial Engineering P English Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan
2022/2023 (N0715A270009) Industrial Engineering P English Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan
2021/2022 (N0715A270009) Industrial Engineering P English Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan
2020/2021 (N0715A270009) Industrial Engineering P English Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan
2019/2020 (N0715A270009) Industrial Engineering P English Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan

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