rjMoodle, Syllabus

 

Topic # Date Assignment
1 August 20

Pre-Course Assignment
Course Introduction and Overview

Chapter 1: Operations and Productivity (pages 1-21)
2 August 27 Chapter 2: Operations Strategy in a Global Environment (pages 29-51)
3 September 3 Chapter 3: Project Management (pages 59-89)
4 September 10 Chapter 4: Forecasting (pages 105-141)
5 September 17 Chapter 5: Design of Goods and Services (pages 159-185)
6 September 24 Chapter 6: Managing Quality (pages 213-235)
7 October 1 Chapter 7: Process Strategy (pages 279-300)
8 October 8 Chapter 8: Location Strategies (pages 337-354)
9 October 15
Chapter 10: Human Resources and Job Design (pages 407-431)
Exam 1, chapters 1-8 (not Ch10), Monday, October 15 to Friday, October 19.
10 October 22 Chapter 11: Supply-Chain Management (pages 441-465)
11 October 29 Chapter 12: Inventory Management (pages 487-515)
12 November 5 Chapter 13: Aggregate Planning and S&OP (pages 529-551)
Chapter 14: Material Requirements Planning (MRP) and ERP (pages 563-587)
13 November 12 Chapter 15: Short-Term Scheduling (pages 599-622)
  November 19 Thanksgiving Holiday, no class
14 November 26 Chapter 16: Lean Operations (pages 635-653)
15 December 3 Finish remaining assignments
16 December 10
December 14
Final Exam, chapters 10-16, Monday - Friday, December 10-14.
Course Ends (all remaining work due by Friday 11:55PM)