Process and Capacity Analysis
This course provides an in depth analysis of operations management concepts and techniques for manufacturing and service sectors and completes the first operations management course (COMM 2056). The course emphasis is on the design aspects of the operations function found in every organization. Main topics include: scheduling and control of service operations; scheduling and control of manufacturing operations; project management; capacity and work measurement; location and layout; supply chain management; managing technology; and computer integrated manufacturing. A variety of quantitative techniques are also used for valuable insights in analysis and in decision-making. PREREQ: COMM 2056 (minimum 60%). (sem 3) cr 3. Students may not retain credit for COMM 2057 COMM 2055 and OPER 4006.