MS-53: Production/Operations Management

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Block 1: ISSUES IN PRODUCTION/OPERATIONS MANAGEMENT

Unit 1 Production/Operations Management: An Overview

Unit 2 Production System: Issues & Environment

Unit 3 Total Quality Management (TQM)

Block 2: FORECASTING

Unit 4 Need & Importance of Forecasting

Unit 5 Qualitative Methods of Forecasting

Unit 6 Quantitative Methods of Forecasting

Block 3: PRODUCTION SYSTEM DESIGN

Unit 7 Capacity Planning

Unit 8 Facilities Planning

Unit 9 Work System Design

Unit 10 Managing Information for Production System

Block 4: PRODUCTION PLANNING & SCHEDULING

Unit 11 Aggregate Production Planning

Unit 12 Just-In-Time (JIT)

Unit 13 Scheduling & Sequencing

Block 5: MATERIALS PLANNING

Unit 14 Issues in Materials Management

Unit 15 Independent Demand System

Unit 16 Dependent Demand System

Block 6: EMERGING ISSUES IN PLANNING/OPERATIONS MANAGEMENT

Unit 17 Total Productive Maintenance

Unit 18 Advanced Manufacturing System

Unit 19 Computers in Planning/Operations Management