MGT 815 Operations Management

Topics include aggregate planning methods with emphasis on the mathematical model; seasonal production planning and work force planning. Integration of planning and scheduling levels in hierarchical systems. Determination of capacity in services systems; services design and services mix problems. Concepts, models and theories relevant to the management of the processes involved to provide goods and/or services to consumers in both the public and private sectors; production, inventory and distribution functions, scheduling of services or manufacturing activities; facilities planning and device of technology.