345-0525/10 – 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 languageCzech
Year of introduction2019/2020Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesFSIntended for study typesFollow-up Master
Instruction secured by
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SED095 Ing. Vladimíra Schindlerová, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Part-time Credit and Examination 12+5

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

Personal participation in the consultations.


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: 1. Time studies 2. Rationalization of production preparation 3. Economic aspects of rationalization

Conditions for subject completion

Part-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 (65) 33 3
                Písemný test Written examination 50  25
                Ústní zkouška Oral examination 15  8
Mandatory attendence participation: Due personal attendance at least at the 1st tutorial according to the schedule.

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Conditions for subject completion and attendance at the exercises within ISP: In order to complete the credit, the student will submit the 1-semester project in the penultimate week of the semester and successfully pass the credit test in the LMS on the date agreed upon with the teacher. On the basis of successfully completed credit, students can take an exam, which will consist of a written and oral part.

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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeBranch/spec.Spec.ZaměřeníFormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2024/2025 (N0715A270008) Industrial Engineering K Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan
2023/2024 (N0715A270008) Industrial Engineering K Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan
2022/2023 (N0715A270008) Industrial Engineering K Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan
2021/2022 (N0715A270008) Industrial Engineering K Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan
2020/2021 (N0715A270008) Industrial Engineering K Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan
2019/2020 (N0715A270008) Industrial Engineering K Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan

Occurrence in special blocks

Block nameAcademic yearForm of studyStudy language YearWSType of blockBlock owner

Assessment of instruction

2023/2024 Winter
2022/2023 Winter
2020/2021 Summer