OPM-301 Operations Management

This course is focused on transforming inputs (labor, material and capital) through a value-added process to produce goods and services. The course covers the functional aspects of operations in terms of forecasting, system design, process selection, design of facility layouts and work systems, quality, inventory management, production scheduling, lean operations and project management within a domestic and global business environment.

Advisory: The online course requires access to a computer with Microsoft Excel and a DVD drive. It is advisable to have knowledge in a course equivalent to STA-201 Principles of Statistics and MAN-301 Principles of Management with a grade of C or better to succeed in this course. Students are responsible for ensuring that they have the required knowledge.

Study Methods:

     Online Courses (OPM-301-OL) Oct 2013 Nov 2013 Dec 2013 Jan 2014 Feb 2014 Mar 2014 Apr 2014 May 2014 Jun 2014
     TECEP® Examination (OPM-301-TE) Oct 2013 Nov 2013 Dec 2013 Jan 2014 Feb 2014 Mar 2014 Apr 2014 May 2014 Jun 2014

This course is also available as TECEP® exam OPM-301-TE.

Semester Hours: 3

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