Graduate Course Descriptions

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5110. Operations Management

3.00 credits

Prerequisites: Open to MBA and MSBAPM students, others with consent. Not open to students who have passed or are currently enrolled in OPIM 5184.

Grading Basis: Graded

An operations manager is concerned with designing, operating and controlling a system for producing goods and services. Design decisions include selecting a process technology, organizing jobs, selecting vendors, and developing the location and layout of facilities. Operating the system involves planning and scheduling work and material flow, controlling quality, and managing inventories. General systems concepts and models are developed and applied. Topics include process flow analysis, inventory systems, waiting line analysis, quality design, capacity resource planning, project management, and integrating operations with the firm's strategic plans.


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Term Class Number Campus Instruction Mode Instructor Section Session Schedule Enrollment Location Credits Grading Basis Notes
Spring 2024 12088 Waterbury In Person Tihaiya, Anurag 331 Reg We 4:00pm‑6:45pm
13/40 WREC 402 3.00 Graded
Spring 2024 11347 Hartford Online Synchronous Xu, Fasheng 712 Reg Tu 6:30pm‑9:30pm
48/45 No Room Required - Online 3.00 Graded
Spring 2024 11348 Hartford Online Asynchronous Schommer, Peter 740 Reg 39/45 No Room Required - Online 3.00 Graded This class is open to OMBA Cohort students only
Fall 2024 1022 Hartford Online Synchronous Xu, Fasheng 712 Reg Tu 6:00pm‑9:00pm
0/45 No Room Required - Online 3.00 Graded
Fall 2024 1023 Stamford In Person Xu, Fasheng 820 Reg We 6:00pm‑9:00pm
0/45 3.00 Graded