code EA321
credit_hours 3
title Production and Operation Management
arbic title إدارة الإنتاج و العمليات
prequisites EA221
credit hours 3
Description/Outcomes The materials in this course are intended as an introduction to the field of production and operations management. The subjects matter incorporates concepts from general management, accounting, marketing, and industrial engineering. The topics covered, include both strategic issues and practical applications. Among the topics included in this course are forecasting, capacity planning, location planning, and others. ting, and industrial sections are intended as an introduction .
arabic Description/Outcomes
objectives The objective of this course is to provide a clear presentation of the concepts, tools, and applications of the field of production and operations management. It introduce the quantitative models that help the decision makers in the decision making process. By this course the students will learn how to formulate and solve different quantitative models.rn
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ref. books
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textbook Williams J. Stevenson: Operations Management, 8th edition
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Course Content
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1 Introduction to Operations Management
2 Introduction to Operations Management (continued)
3 Competitiveness, Strategy and Productivity
4 Competitiveness, Strategy and Productivity (continued)
5 Forecasting: Forecasts based on Time Series Data
6 Forecasting: Associative Forecasting Techniques
7 7th week exam
8 Forecasting: Accuracy and Control of Forecasts
9 Strategic Capacity Planning for Products and Services
10 Decision Theory
11 Process Selection and Facility Layout
12 Process Selection and Facility Layout (continued)
13 Location Planning and Analysis
14 Location Planning and Analysis: Cost-Profit-Volume Analysis
15 Location Planning and Analysis: Factor Rating and Center of Gravity Method
16 Final exam