Prerequisite: BINS 3380 (or MGMT 3380) and ECON 3355 (may be taken concurrently). The course covers a breadth of concepts, tools, and methods that managers use to solve operating problems in manufacturing and service environments. The course takes a customer centric approach of internal business processes and highlights the linkages between these processes. Topics are selected from project management, operations strategy, quality management, inventory management, capacity planning, theory of constraints, transportation / assignment problems, and an introduction to supply chain management. Three credit hours.
- Course credit hours: 3