Operations/Information Management (BUS 356)
Term: 2013-2014 Academic Year Fall Term
Tue, 7:00 PM - 9:50 PM (8/26/2013 - 12/18/2013) Location: MAIN SMITH 120
The focus of the course is on how organizations identify, generate and use planning and control information. Topics relating to operations management include forecasting, work design and measurement, quality management, scheduling of operations and personnel, inventory management/production planning, resource allocation, project management, and supply chain management. Topics relating to information management include needs assessment, analysis and description of information flow, decision support processes and tools, system design and management principles (including security and social/ethical issues), and project implementation (including technology acquisition).
Prerequisites: MTH200 or BUS 252