Operations Management is the implementation of the business plan by developing and executing a system which transforms inputs into finished goods or services. This course provides an overview of the concepts and quantitative methods by which managers can oversee a firm‟s operations and develop a competitive advantage through those operations. Topics will include forecasting, project planning, aggregate planning, inventory modeling, scheduling, materials requirements planning, strategies for location, process, layout, and supply chain management.
Prerequisite: BU 502 and BU 503
Title: Operations Management Sustainability and Supply Chain Management, 12th ed., 2017
Author: Heizer, J., Render, B., Munson, C.
ISBN-10: 0134130421 / ISBN-13: 9780134130422
Operations Management Student Lecture Guide, 9th Ed., 2008
Author: Heizer, J. and Render, B.
ISBN-10: 0132921146 / ISBN-13: 978-0132921145