MG 375 Production and Operations Management
F1B 2006 BL
BS Chemical EngineeringMA Human RelationsMA Management & Health Services Management
July 31-September 23, 2006
5:00 - 7:30 PM
Textbook: Mark Davis and Janelle Heineke, Operations Management Integrating Manufacturing and Services, Fifth Edition, McGraw-Hill/Irwin, 2005
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Educational Philosophy: Each session will consist of conference/problem solving, and discussion of homework ssignments. Examinations (2) will be given in addition to a Comprehensive Final Examination. A group project on Aggregate Planning using Excel Spreadsheets will also be assigned.
Learning Outcomes: Core Learning Outcomes
All Park University courses must include a core assessment
that measures the relevant Departmental Learning Outcomes. The purpose of
this assessment is to determine if expectations have been met concerning
mastery of learning outcomes across all instructional modalities. The core assessment for this course is a
final exam which counts for 20% of the grade. Questions on the final
exam will be developed to test at least six of the eight course core
Link to Class RubricClass Assessment: Part I and Part II Exams, Workgroup project, and Comprehensive Final Examination. The comprehensive final is not a take-home test. The comprehensive final is a closed book and closed notes exam.
Part I Exam: 30% (100 points)
Part II Exam: 30% (100 points)
Comprehensive Final: 20% (100 points)
Workgroup Project: 20% (100 points)
Late Submission of Course Materials: Makeup examinations will be scheduled at the discression of the instructor. Absence from the Workgroup assignment will require completion of an alternative individual excel spreadsheet assignment.
Classroom Rules of Conduct: Regular attendance, on-time, at all class sessions is expected. Legitimate absences are excusable, but makeup work will be required. Students should notify the instructor in advance of the class session, for an excused absence. Three unexcused absences may result in a failing grade for the course. Cheating on examinations or the graded workgroup project will not be tolerated.
CLASS MEETING AND EXAMINATION SCHEDULE
DATE CHAPTER TOPIC
10 October, 2006 1 Introduction to Operations Management.
12 Oct 2 Strategy for Competing.
Supplement 2 Financial Analysis.
17 Oct 3 Technology in Operations &
4 Supply Chain Management
19 Oct 6 New Product and Service Development.
24 Oct 9 Quality Management
Supplement 9 Quality Control Charts
26 Oct 8 Process Measurement and Analysis
31 Oct Part I Examination (Chap 1-4,6,8,9)
02 November 7 Project Management. (CPM and PERT)
07 Nov 11 Facility Location and Capacity.
09 Nov 12 Facility Layout.
Supplement 12 Forecasting.
16 Nov 16 Waiting Line Management
Supplement 16 Waiting Line Theory & Equations
21 Nov 13 Aggregate Planning with Excel Spreadsheets.
Workgroup Assignments (1-Laptop per Group).
23 Nov 13 Aggregate Plan Turn-in & Final Review.
28 Nov Part II Examination (Chap 7,11,12,14-16)
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