BUS 3504 Operations Management (4)
The value realized from operations and the innovation stemming from manufacturing/service capabilities has increased substantially in recent years. As a consequence, overseeing the supply base and quality management practices have become critically important for firms in many manufacturing and service industries. This course will familiarize students with modern operations management theory and practice, more specifically, how to design and implement operations strategies, processes, structures and systems, and how to structure and manage plant operations to meet firms’ supply needs. Additionally, management of physical resources, information systems in operations, and applications in various organizations will also be discussed.