Review your notes/handout on the evolution of the 9 schools of operations management. Know the names of the 9
schools, their sequence, the main focus of each school, current applications of each school. Know names- Taylor,
9 Schools of Mgt.
Mgt.Sc.346 Production and Operations Management
Chapman University Argyros School of Business and Economics
Spring 2012 P. K. Shukla, Ph.D., C.P.I.M.
MGSC 346 Production and Operations Management
Prerequisites, MGSC 209, MGMT 316. Stud
Up to 1900- Management is an art
No rules/theories on management
Learn management from experience- internships, entrepreneurs
1910s- Scientific Management
systematic study of Management
use scientific method (steps)
Micro-focus: focus on one
Study Guide for Final Exam: Mid-Term II
The Final Exam: Mid-Term Examination II counts for 30% of the course grade.
Closed Book, Closed Notes, No Laptops, No Calculators No Phones. TF/MC, and Essay
Midterm Final Study Guide
Database Management System (DBMS)- A program that is used to
Fill a database with data
Manipulate data in a database
Data Mart- A small collection of data focusing on a specific department or subject.
Supply Chain Management
Consisting of an organization, its suppliers, transportation companies, and brokers
Used to deliver goods and services to customers
Exist in both service and manufacturing organizations
Management Information Systems