BUS 551 - Process & Systems Management
As technology becomes more integrated into business processes, managers and leaders alike must be able to understand and communicate the enabling potential of these tools across the supply chain. This course integrates the fundamental principles of information systems and operations management to cover the multiple activities comprising a firm's operating core and its supply chain. This course examines what is required in order for firms to achieve world class operational performance and supply chain integration. Topics include the supply chain perspective, supplier partnerships, process analysis, lean manufacturing, theory of constraints, quality management and system modeling and simulation.