Topics in Global Operations

Course Code
TO 701
Hours
1.5 hours
Type
Elective
Offered
  • Fall 18 (A)
  • Fall 19 (A)
  • Fall 20 (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.