BUSN 3430 Operations Management
(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as BUS 31.4.
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3 hours; 3 credits
Study in managerial decision making to solve a wide range of operating management problems. Topics covered include: planning, evaluating, and control of operations; forecasting and inventory management; scheduling; project design and management; resource allocation; queuing models; quality of the work environment; and technological change. Design and implementation of management strategy will be emphasized through computer simulation, problems, and cases. This course is the same as Computer and Information Science 2531 [10.31]. (Not open to students who are enrolled in, or who have completed Mathematics 3606 [73.2] or Economics 31.4.)
Prerequisite: Business 3400 [30.2] or Economics 3400 [30.2].