Manufacturing Process Systems

    Course details

    • Code: WPRO.4056
    • Fee: $819*
    • Level: 4
    • Credits: 15
    • EFTS: 0.125
    • Subject: Wood Manufacturing
Study optionsFull-time, Part-time
Time in class75 (approximate total hours)
Offered (indicative)Semester 2
LocationWaipa

Course Aim

The aim of this course is to provide students with the skills and knowledge to describe manufacturing material flows, develop process maps and make recommendations for improved process efficiency.

Learning outcomes

On successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  1. Describe process stages and give rationale for selection of equipment used in manufacturing systems.
  2. Develop a process map for a specified multi-stage manufacturing operation
  3. Describe a process map for manufacturing materials flow and make recommendations to improve processing efficiencies and the reduction of bottle necks.

*Course cost/fee: Indicative standard fee for New Zealand residents only. Fees for non-New Zealand residents will vary, visit the Programmes and Tuition Fees for International Students information page.

*Course cost/fee last updated 13-Dec-2016

Page last updated: 01 Sep 2017