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

BACHELOR OF SCIENCE IN MANAGEMENT AND INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY

IMMG 32062

Advanced Operations Management

Status :  Elective Pre-requisite :IMMG 22063 Co-requisite : None

 

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

  • Identify the strategic role of operations management in making organizations competitive
  • Apply techniques of operations management in organizations in an information technology based environment.

Operations/manufacturing strategy and competitiveness. Job design. Work study. Productivity and performance measurement. Total Quality Management (TQM), National/ international standards on quality. Quality awards. Production planning and control, dependent demand inventory models, MRP, MRPII, Enterprise Resources Planning (ERP) systems. Just-in-time production. Advanced schedulers. Supply chain management. Software for operations management. Issues of computerization.
Lectures. interactive classroom sessions, case analysis and industry visits.
Continuous assessment and end-of-semester examinations.

  1. Slack, Chambers, Johnston, “Operations Management”, 4th Edition, 2006, Prentice Hall.
  2. Chase, Jacobs, and Aquilano, “Operations Management for competitive advantage, 11th Edition, 2006, McGraw Hill –Irwin.
  3. William J. Stevenson, “Operations Management,” 9th Edition, 2007, McGraw Hill – Irwin.

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