Course Information

MG6703 Operations Management For Knowledge-Based Enterprises

Credits: 3.00

This course focuses on developing a deeper understanding of the role that operations management plays in determining business strategy and in developing competitive advantage. The primary emphasis is on developing and effectively managing operations in knowledge-intensive enterprises. Students discuss the operational design and managerial implications when the emphasis of the operations group is more on knowledge management than on managing production and facilities; managing the effective integration of technology, people and operating systems; understanding the complexities and challenges of operations management; meeting the challenges of developing and managing supply-chain networks; and understanding the critical role of technology in developing an organization’s operational capabilities.

Prerequisite: Graduate Standing