150:154, Schedule and OnLine Materials

Wk. #

Week Beginning

Sessions

Marks

1

Mo/08/21

 Syllabus Review

 Zarco, Inc.

 

2

Mo/08/28

 IR01: What is Operations Management?

 TQ01: EOQ Calculation

 CA01: Scientific Management

3

Mo/09/04

 IR01: What is Operations Management?

 TQ02: Reorder Point Calculation

 CA02: Today and Tomorrow

4

Mo/09/11

 IR02: The Philosophy of Quality

 BE01: Dr. Deming

 CA03: Yamaha Piano at Thomaston

5

Mo/09/18

 IR02: The Philosophy of Quality

 TQ03: Seasonal Indexes

 CA04: The Chrysanthemum and the Bat

 CA05: Rethinking America: Sharp versus RCA

6

Mo/09/25

 IR03: Poka-Yoke & 7 Tools of Quality

 RE01: IR01, IR02

7

Mo/10/02

 IR03: Poka-Yoke & 7 Tools of Quality

 IR04: Demand Forecasting

 TQ04: Exponential Smoothing

 BE02: Customers For Life

 CA06: Ford versus GM Changeover

8

Mo/10/09

 IR04: Demand Forecasting

 TQ05: MRP Calculation

 CA07: When the Machine Stopped (A)

9

Mo/10/16

 IR05: PERT/CPM Analysis

 RE02: IR03, IR04

10

Mo/10/23

 IR05: PERT/CPM Analysis

 TQ06: PERT/CPM Analysis

 CA08: Comeback

11

Mo/10/30

 IR06: The Rise of Service

 TQ07: ABC Analysis

 CA09: How to Profit from Experience

 CA10: Paula Doricchi / Ruby Tuesday

12

Mo/11/06

 IR06: The Rise of Service

 BE03: The Goal

 CA11: Well Made in America

13

Mo/11/13

 IR07: Quality and OM Potpourri

 RE03: IR05, IR06

14

Mo/11/20

 Thanksgiving Holiday (We/11/22)

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15

Mo/11/27

 IR07: Quality and OM Potpourri

 TQ08: TOC PQ Analysis

 CA12: GM Union Bungle

 CA13: Factory of the Future

16

Mo/12/04

 IR07: Quality and OM Potpourri

 CA14: Universal Card

FE

Mo/12/11

 University Final Exam Schedule

 FE01: IR07, Comprehensive Short Answer

 

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