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BSAD 173 – Operations Management

Credits: 3.00

Course Description: Introduces decisions related to the design, management, and improvement of activities that create and deliver a firm's products and services. Prerequisites: BSAD 030, BSAD 060; MATH 019 or MATH 021; STAT 141 or STAT 143 or EC 170 or PSYS 053 and PSYS 054; Minimum Junior standing; Business Administration, Engineering Management, Computer Science & Information Systems major; Business Administration minor.

Section Description: The course examines manufacturing strategies, with emphasis given to operations management, supply chain management, and quality management. Students, upon successful completion of this course, will have the knowledge, skills, and abilities to understand the role of manufacturing and service operations from the boundary-spanning perspective of supply chain management, how supply chain management can be used as a strategic competitive advantage, articulate how the various components of a manufacturing strategy are integrated, and effectively apply operational and quality tools useful in implementing manufacturing strategies.

CRN: 91277

Section: B

Enrolled/Seats: 64/65

Days Time Location
TR 13:15 - 14:30 KALKIN BUILDING 004

Instructor(s): Akshay Mutha

Meeting Dates: 26 Aug 2019 - 06 Dec 2019