Marketing and Global Supply Chain

Introduction to Operations Management

Introduction to Operations Management
Operations Management is the administration of transformation processes that create value for customers by meeting their needs or enabling them to meet to their own needs, In this course we will explore the theory and tools related to several transformation processes, including demand management and forecasting, inventory management, project management, product and service design, and statistical process control.
 Hours1.5 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesGSCM 200. For Marriott School majors only. (Not for GSCM majors.)
 TaughtFall Term 2, Winter Term 2, Summer
 ProgramsContaining GSCM 300
Course Outcomes: 

Process Mapping

Explain the steps of process mapping

Time series forecasting

Apply time series forecasting to specific cases.

Inventory model

Identify and apply the appropriate inventory model to specific cases.

Critical Path Management

Plan and control projects using CPM