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University of Pittsburgh    
2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog 
  Jul 23, 2024
2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

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Minimum Credits: 3
Maximum Credits: 3
Provides foundations for managing operations technology manufacturing & service & discussion of operations management of conversion process. Field is centered on the fundamental problems of managers taking raw materials & transforming them efficiently/effectively into products resulting in satisfied customers. Topics: bottleneck & capacity analysis, capacity expansion; decoupling workstations-buffers versus internal & external variability; economies of scale in materials distribution; reorder point computations; distribution & logistics; & scheduling res; GT, JIT, CIM & FMS.
Academic Career: Undergraduate
Course Component: Lecture
Grade Component: Letter Grade
Course Requirements: PREQ: BUSQOM 0050; LVL: So, Jr, Sr; PROG: College of Business Admin

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