Technology and Operations Management (TOM) – GMBA 1103
This course enables students to develop the skills and concepts needed to ensure the ongoing contribution of a firm’s operations to its competitive position. It helps students to understand the complex processes underlying the development and manufacture of products as well as the creation and delivery of services.
- Process analysis
- Cross-functional and cross-firm integration
- Product development
- Information technology
- Technology and operations strategy
Action Learning Project:
Students will create two projects during this course.
- The first will be a short essay due between the sixth and eighth week of the course.
- The second will be a research paper due between the twelfth and fourteenth week of the course.
*Students should consult with their online instructor on any questions regarding theme, design, research, etc.
Global Operations Management (Business Issues, Competition and Entrepreneurship); Jan 1, 2013 by Lee R. Hockley
Operations Management: Quality and Competitiveness in a Global Environment; Jan 24, 2005 by Roberta S. Russell and Bernard W. Taylor