CISC 2531 Operations Management
(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as CIS 10.31.
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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, evaluation 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 Business 3430 [31.4]. Not open to students who have enrolled in or have completed Mathematics 3606 [73.2] or Economics 31.4.)
Prerequisites: Core Curriculum 1312 [3.12] or Core 5.1or Computer and Information Science 1000 [1.0] or 1.5 or 5.2; Computer and Information Science 2210  or Business 3400 [30.2] or Economics 3400 [30.2] or Mathematics 2501 [8.1] or Mathematics 3501 [51.1].