Manufacturing systems are often categorised in terms of division and type.
Divisions of manufacturing include heavy, light and hi-tech.
Types of manufacturing systems include:
- one off custom design manufacturing
- intermittent manufacturing
- continuous manufacturing (also known as "assembly line manufacture")
- flexible manufacturing
- batch manufacturing.
Students develop knowledge and practice in manufacturing quality outcomes.
The components of Manufacturing follow.
Knowledge of manufacturing
Knowledge of manufacturing focuses on the underpinning concepts of manufacturing. This covers the systems and processes used in the production of goods.
Implement a multi-unit manufacturing process
Implement a multi-unit manufacturing process focuses on the application of underpinning concepts and techniques in the multi-unit manufacturing of goods.