Operations Management

This course provides an overview of operations management concepts and techniques for manufacturing and service sectors. The course emphasis is on planning, managing and controlling operations. Main topics include: introduction to operations management and to process management, forecasting, aggregate planning, material requirement planning, capacity requirement planning, inventory management and control, introduction to enterprise requirement planning, just-in-time systems, and quality management and control. A variety of quantitative techniques are also used for valuable insights in analysis and in decision-making. PREREQ: COMM 1057. Students may not retain credit for ADMN 4046, COMM 2056 COMM 2055 and OPER 3006. Methods of teaching: lectures. Credits: 3

Finance and Operations