B.Sc.in Management and Information Technology (Interim)

BACHELOR OF SCIENCE IN MANAGEMENT AND INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY

IMMG 21063

Operations Management

Status : Core Pre-requisite :IMMG 12043 Co-requisite : None

 

On completion of this course, the student should be able to:

  • Define the role of operations in an organization
  • Demonstrate basic competencies in planning and controlling of manufacturing and service operations.

Introduction to operations management. Background and development of production management systems. Product design and process selection. Strategic capacity planning. Plant location. Facility layout. Aggregate planning. Operations scheduling. Materials planning and control. Quality management. Recent trends in operations management.
 Lectures, case analysis and industry visits.
 End-of-semester examination and continuous evaluation.

  1. William J. Stevenson, “Operations Management,” 9th Edition, 2007, McGraw Hill – Irwin.
  2. Chase, Jacobs, and Aquilano, “Operations Management for competitive advantage, 11th Edition, 2006, McGraw Hill –Irwin.

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