Course Descriptions

HS 258A — Operations Management

Prerequisite: HS 246a.

Explores how operations management skills can help organizations to deliver high-quality services, while using resources efficiently. Students develop skills including quality assessment, process mapping, productivity analysis, wait-time analysis, process improvement, and supply chain analysis. A field project involves assessing social and technical aspects of operations. Usually offered every year.
Joel Cutcher-Gershenfeld