|Course ID:||MGMT 9280. 3 hours. Repeatable for maximum 9 hours credit. |
|Course Title:||Operations Management Research Seminar I|
|Operations Management literature examining applicable research concepts, theories, and frameworks in the OM field. |
|Oasis Title:||OPNS MGT RSCH I|
|Prerequisite:||Permission of department|
|Offered every year. |
|Grading System:||A-F (Traditional)|
To provide exposure to current Operations Management research topics and
literature, including topics relating to: quality, scheduling, inventory
policies, aggregate planning, capacity planning, resource flexibility,
service operations, and technology.
To familiarize the student with different research methodologies including:
dynamic programming, linear programming, simulation, and statistical analysis.
To complete a preliminary research exercise and presentation.
Overview of current Operations Management Literature
Each class session provides in-depth coverage of 2-3 OM current research articles
and the research methods utilized in those articles.
Topics will vary throughout the semester.
Each OM seminar will require some form of research exercise. Examples of
research exercises include a project, a literature review, or suggestion of
extensions to a set of papers.
|Honor Code Reference:|
All students are responsible for maintaining the highest standards of
honesty and integrity in every phase of their academic careers. The
penalties for academic dishonesty are severe and ignorance is not an
Academic honesty means performing all academic work without plagiarizing,
cheating, lying, tampering, stealing, receiving assistance from any other
person or using any source of information that is not common knowledge.