Along with marketing and finance, the operations function plays a vital role in achieving a company’s strategic plans. Since the operations function produces the goods and provides the services, it typically involves the greatest portion of the company’s employees and is responsible for a large portion of the firm’s capital assets.
This course addresses issues and methods of production/operations management. It focuses on the problems that frequently confront production/operations managers. After completing this course, the students should appreciate the role of operations managers in achieving a Company’s business goals. Topics discussed in this course include product strategy, process strategy and capacity planning, aggregate planning and scheduling.
- Teacher: IP N.Vijayakumar Kumar