2016 - 2017 Graduate Catalogue 
    Feb 21, 2020  
2016 - 2017 Graduate Catalogue [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

MG 515. Operations and Project Management (3)

This is a course that focuses on the major managerial issues in organizational management and the tools that can be used to manage them. Special attention will be given to project management, including PERT, critical path scheduling, and time-cost models, in operations management and other business settings. The major operations management issues are quality management and control, capacity management, plant location, layout and design, production planning and scheduling, supply chain management, and inventory management. The analytical tools covered include queuing theory, statistical quality control, linear programming, and learning curves. Where appropriate, the use of operations management techniques in service and distribution organizations will be demonstrated.