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MEM-803 Production and Operations Management
Campus PNEC
Programs PG
Session Fall Semester 2016
Course Title Production and Operations Management
Course Code MEM-803
Credit Hours 3-0
Course Objectives The Production and Operations Management (POM) course is designed to provide students with the opportunity to focus on the needs of modern organizations for technically oriented managers of productive systems. The specific objectives include provision of a curriculum oriented toward working-world practicalities and to prepare students for positions in manufacturing, service and government organizations
Detail Content
  • Planning and Controlling Operations
  • Production & Efficiency
  • Lean Production
  • Facility Layout and Design
  • Innovation, Research & Development
  • Decision making, concepts and tools
  • Forecasting
  • Capacity planning
  • Design of work systems
  • Quality Management
  • Integration of Planning with other business functions
  • Inventory management
  • Facilities investment decision
  • Stock Control
  • Job, Batch and Flow Production
  • Production Methods
  • Kaizen
  • Case Studies and Software
Text/Ref Books
  • Production and Operations Management by Keith G. Lockyer, Alan Muhlemann, and John Oakland
  • Operations Management by William Stevenson
  • Operations Management for Competitive Advantage by Richard Chase, F. Robert Jacobs, and Nicholas Aquilano
Time Schedule Fall Semester 2014
Faculty/Resource Person DrAkmalAtaullah
Ph.D Scholar in Engineering Management, CAS, UetTaxila Pakistan,
Specialization in Management