Topics in Global Operations

Course Code
TO 701
Hours
1.5 hours
Type
Elective
Offered
  • Fall 20 (A)
  • Fall 21 (A)

Topics in Global Operations --- The course begins with an overview of operations in the context of corporate strategy. This is followed by a series of modules dealing with various topics of importance in operations, such as lean production systems, supply chain management, design for manufacturability, facilities planning, the environmental, legal, and ethical issues in operations, and product design. Students learn how all these aspects of operations interconnect and how they may apply to Tauber team projects.

Taught By
Hyun-Soo Ahn
  • Ford Motor Company Co-Director of the Joel D. Tauber Institute for Global Operations
  • Professor of Technology and Operations
Hyun-soo Ahn is a professor of Technology and Operations and Ford Motor Co. Director of Tauber Institute for Global Operations at the University of...