DS412, Spring 2017/ Y. Zhao DS 412 Operations Management Section 14 and 16/Spring 2017 Instructor:Yabing Zhao Email:[email protected]Phone:(415) 338-6284 Office:BUSINESS 341Office Hours:TuTh 12:20-1:50pm & Th 6:00-7:00pm Section 14: TuTh 9:35am-10:50am at BUS217 Section 16: TuTh 11:00am-12:15pm at HSS362 Course Description •This course is an introduction to the fundamental concepts and quantitative methods in operations management. Students are expected to gain a thorough understanding of theoretical concepts, analytical tools, and develop the ability to apply them to real-world situations. Course Structure •The course consists of lectures, quantitative problem solving, in class practice and group activities. The lectures are drawn not only from the textbook, but also other sources. •It is necessary for you to read the assigned chapters in advance, in order to synthesize concepts from lectures, readings and cases, and participate meaningfully. •You should check the iLearn and SFSU email regularly during the semester for class materials and announcements. Prerequisites •CR/ C- or better in DS/Math/BA 110, DS/BA 212, ISYS/BICS 263.Course Materials •Textbook: Heizer, Render and Munson, Operations Management, 12th Edition; SFSU custom version is also available in the bookstore. •MyOMLab: The access code comes with the new purchase of the book in the bookstore, or you may purchase it separately at . •Please register with your SFSU email address and ID number. A detailed instruction for registration is available on iLearn. You can request temporary access without payment for 14 days, and renew your account with payment afterwards. •Technical support available at •Access to Microsoft Excel
DS412, Spring 2017/ Y. Zhao Course Grade •Your final course letter grade is determined by your absolute score earned and overall performance in the class.