SMT Operations Management

    EXSCMA 5635 is offered this fall:

This course will famil­iar­ize Par­tic­i­pants with oper­a­tions in man­u­fac­tur­ing, dis­tri­b­u­tion and ser­vices orga­ni­za­tions. They will learn the basics of loca­tion selec­tion and lay­out. Among top­ics cov­ered are capac­i­ty plan­ning and sched­ul­ing, as well as the key con­cepts of JIT/​Lean, OPT/TOC and MRP. Par­tic­i­pants will dis­cuss the chal­lenges of bal­anc­ing capac­i­ty with demand and be intro­duced to fore­cast­ing tech­niques, demand plan­ning and inven­to­ry order­ing. Qual­i­ty sys­tems and con­tin­u­ous improve­ment method­olo­gies, includ­ing Dem­ing, Juran, ISO 9000 and Six Sig­ma, will also be addressed.

Offered:

Sep 14, 2022Nov 30, 2022
Sep 14
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6:15 pm – 9:30 pm MT

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Sep 21
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Sep 28
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Oct 5
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Oct 12
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Oct 19
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6:15 pm – 9:30 pm MT

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Oct 26
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Nov 2
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6:15 pm – 9:30 pm MT

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Nov 9
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6:15 pm – 9:30 pm MT

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Nov 16
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6:15 pm – 9:30 pm MT

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Nov 23
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6:15 pm – 9:30 pm MT

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Nov 30
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6:15 pm – 9:30 pm MT

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Blend­ed learn­ing (in-per­son + online), downtown Edmonton

Learning combines in-person and online activities. Students meet face-to-face on pre-scheduled in-person classes, but also engage in online learning through eClass, the University of Alberta’s eLearning management tool.for­mat details

Be sure to refer to your course schedule to learn more about when the class meets in person and when you’ll be completing work online.

Classes take place on the second floor of Enterprise Square, 10230–Jasper Avenue, downtown Edmonton.

Class info
  • This course is a com­bi­na­tion of in-class and syn­chro­nous online learn­ing. Both activ­i­ties are sched­uled at pre­de­ter­mined times. For the real-time online ses­sions, a com­put­er with both audio input and out­put (such as a micro­phone-equipped head­set) is required. To start your online learn­ing expe­ri­ence vis­it www​.ext​-leo​.ca/​s​t​u​dents
  • Open for registration until September 14, 2022. Register at least one week before the course start date to secure your spot. If space is available you may register until the day the course starts. Refunds, withdrawals & transfers policies
This course has no prerequisites

Students from all educational backgrounds welcome. You can register for this course without applying and enrolling in a program.

Currently counts towards:

Applicants intending to enrol in a program are encouraged to apply as soon as possible to lock in their course requirements since they are prone to change.

*If you are already enroled in this program, please refer to your specific program requirements as outlined at the time of your admission: Bear Tracks > Academic Advisement.

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New course schedules are released each June and November.

EXSCMA 5635 is offered this fall: