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Time Study Time study is used to determine the time required by a qualified and well-trained person working at a normal pace to do a specified task. It should be noted that, while motion study is largely design, time study involves measurement.
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Time Study Time study is used to measure work. The result of time study is the time in minutes that a person suited to the job and fully trained in the specified method will need to perform the job if he works at a normal or standard tempo. This time is called the standard time for the operation.
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Uses for Time Study Although time study has had greatest application for determining time standards in connection with wage incentive plans, it is used also for a numher of other purposes. Time study may be used for: 1. Determining schedules and planning work. 2. Determining standard costs and as an aid in preparing budgets.
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Uses for Time Study 1. Estimating the cost of a product before manufacturing it. Such information is of value in preparing bids and in determining selling price. 2. Determining machine effectiveness, the number of machines which one person can operate, the number of men needed on a gang, and as an aid in balancing assembly lines and work done on a conveyor.
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This note was uploaded on 07/11/2011 for the course IE 101 taught by Professor Me during the Fall '11 term at Gazi Üniversitesi.

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