"Operations and Logistics Management" COIL Assignment Prompts
|Assignment prompts for "Operations and Logistics Management," a Spring 2021 undergraduate Collaborative Online International Learning (COIL) course taught by Xu Hartling (Marketing and Decision Sciences) at Salem State University. The SSU course collaborated with a course taught at Xi’an University of Posts and Communications in Xi An, China. There were 63 students in the SSU course and 65 students in the partner course. Included here are five assignment prompts provided to students for use in the course's COIL components.
|"Operations and Logistics Management" COIL Assignment Prompts
|ODS 333: Operations and Logistics Management
|Supply Chain Management
|COIL Assignment Prompt
|The course deals with concepts and principles related to the conversion process: the inputs of materials, investment, and labor producing finished goods and services. Taught from a management point of view. Topics include product/process design, capacity planning, plant layout, production scheduling, quality control, demand forecasting, human engineering, job design and inventory management. Relationships to other major business functions are explored.