This course provides students with the opportunity to apply operational concepts and methodologies in a highly interactive simulated environment. Students will focus on key areas of supply chain strategies, logistics, and operations management, including such topics as positioning, fulfillment, capacity, forecasting, transportation, and data analytics for both goods and service-based industries and firms. Quality control and improvement as well as project management methods are also covered. Upon course completion, students will be able to assume the role of an operations manager, to implement strategic decisions, and to manage processes and people while providing an enhanced customer experience.
Prerequisite Completion of courses within the Operations, Logistics, and Supply Chain Management concentration.