DIPLOMA SECTION III
COURSE NAME :
COURSE CODE : PSM 230
: ANTONY MAINA BILHA
1a) Bring out and discuss briefly the concept quality control in supply chain management, quality control process,
May 2016 Project and contract management class
W. B. A.
In your group, answer all questions
Explain the key elements where the Government of Kenya
would apply the following principles of project management in
managing a contract to deliver 1
Linear Programming (LP) is an optimization and a mathematical technique concerned
with optimal allocation of scarce resources in an organization under conditions of
uncertainty. The word Linear means that the relatio
FACTORS AFFECTING SUPPLIERS SELECTION IN MANUFACTURING
SECTOR IN KENYA: A CASE STUDY OF KEVIAN KENYA LIMITED
MUNYINYI WILFRED NYOIKE
A RESEARCH PROJECT SUBMITTED IN PARTIAL FULFILLMENT OF
THE REQUIREMENT FOR THE AWARD OF DIPLOMA IN PURCHASING
Term used for a family of related techniques developed to aid management
plan and control projects.
The technique shows the interrelationship of the various jobs or tasks which
make up the overall project and its cri
TOPIC THREE: MANAGING SUPPLIERS
Sub-Topic: Supplier Sourcing Policies
1.Make or Buy Policies
Make or buy decisions compare the cost of producing a component or providing a service
internally with the rest of purchasing the component or service.
Make or bu
A queue can be defined as items awaiting service. Queues may consist of people, cars,
components awaiting machining, telephone calls, aeroplanes, indeed any discrete items.
Queues form when the rate of arrival of items
Management is by and large a science of choice. Any managerial decision will involve a
number of alternatives, one or more of which is likely to be more desirable than others.
The essence of optimization is to choo
A matrix is a rectangular array of numbers. The value and position of the numbers in the
array is of significance. A matrix is usually enclosed in brackets. The size of a matrix is
given by the number of rows and colu
PROCUREMENT AND SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT
TOPIC FOUR: MATCHING SUPPLY AND DEMAND
Definition and Types of inventories.
Inventories are stock of materials of any kind stored for future use mainly in the
production process. This definition covers finished pro
Principles of Economics
Chapter 18 Measuring the Price Level and Inflation
The consumer price index: measuring the price level
Consumer price index (CPI)
Measures the cost in that period of a standard basket of goods and services
relative to the cost of t