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OPER 3375 Operations Strategy and Consulting (Fall: 3 )


Course Description

This course examines concepts, principles, and techniques for formulating, implementing, and evaluating operations strategy. It links strategic and tactical operational decisions to creation of a competitive advantage. Topics include operations strategy content and process, service operations, capacity and facilities strategy, supply chain management, process design and technology choice, and quality and productivity improvement. Case studies are used to illustrate concepts covered in the course. In collaboration with a consulting firm, students also learn how to develop and deliver a consulting presentation. These skills are applied to a mock consulting project.


Instructor(s): Joy Field

Prerequisites: None

Cross listed with:

Comments: Required for the Operations and Technology Management concentration.


Last Updated: 07-Dec-13