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Principles of Inventory and Operations Control

Course Code CEPA-902
Lecture hours per week
Lab hours per week
Course Availability: Open
Description:

This course provides an introduction to basic concepts and issues in operations management . To support purchasing and supply management’s role in identifying low-cost sources of goods and services, relationships with supply-chain partners, and ensuring timely delivery, it is important to understand basic operations concepts and terminology. Topics include: production processes and analysis, inventory functions, forecasting, aggregate and production planning, Materials Requirements Planning (MRP), short term scheduling and world class manufacturing techniques, project management and inventory and operations control. Recommended: A strong mathematical aptitude and successful completion of CEPA-901