Core Course

252 Managing for Operational Excellence

Explores operations in manufacturing and service sectors from both inside and outside a company. Quantitative methods and their organizational implications are also examined. The course considers demand forecasting, capacity planning, production planning, and system evaluation. The course makes use of quantitative models to enable a deep understanding of the issues related to logistics and operations that face all managers. The course considers the international aspects of many of the models.

Prerequisite: 203A