Business | BUS P429 Operations Processes
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BUS P429 Operations Processes (3 cr.) P: I-Core. Focuses on the study of the processes by which products are created and delivered to customers. The course emphasizes the process flow method using three measures of process achievement: throughput (the rate of product delivery); flowtime (the time it takes to deliver that product); and inventory. Topics include Little's Law, the uses of inventory, the importance of time-based competition, process analysis and bottleneck analysis. Computational analysis usi
g simulation is emphasized.