Production & Operations Management
PURPOSE OF COURSE
management concerns the production and delivery of goods and services. This
course focuses on those business processes, procedures and strategies used to
transform various inputs into finished goods and services. Focus is on both
understanding how the provision of goods is organized and managed and
recognizing potential areas of improvement in the management or production of
goods and services. Also of major study will be how operations management
interfaces with other functional areas and the various issues and problems that
traditionally arise in the filed of operations management, including those related
to technology, globalization, and ethics.
the end of the course unit, students should be able to:
the production and delivery of goods and services.
the business processes, procedures and strategies.
how operations management interfaces functional areas and various issues
the impact of technology, globalization and ethics on production and