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Introduction to Process Selection and Design
- Differentiate between manufacturing and service processes.
- Design flowcharts and metrics to measure and improve process performance.
- Identify factors that affect process development.
Improving Processes and Process Design
- Design efficient and effective processes.
- Apply learning curve theory to increase individual and organizational performance.
- Evaluate a process by applying statistical process control techniques.
- Design supply chains to increase effectiveness.
- Apply Sales and Operations Planning techniques to minimize the cost of resources to meet demand.
- Design a Material Requirements Plan (MRP) in context of Sales and Operations Planning (S&OP) Process.
- Apply forecasting concepts to process analysis.
Sourcing, Logistics, and Facility Location
- Analyze the factors that affect sourcing, logistics, and facility location choices.
Evaluating Processes & Supply Chain Design
- Evaluate different inventory models and performance of supply chains.
- Analyze scheduling and controlling techniques.
- Apply Goldrattâs theory of constraints to identify and overcome process bottlenecks.
- Apply lean production principles to maximize efficiency and effectiveness of supply chains.
- Explain types and phases of project management.
- Develop project management plans.
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