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Operations Management Fundamentals OPMT 1198

Operations Management Course

International Fees

International fees are typically 3.12 times the domestic tuition. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.

Course details

Educates the student on the importance of managing operations across all industries by presenting the fundamentals in productivity improvement based on a systematic, scientific problem solving methods. Includes economic feasibility, recording techniques, assembly and analysis of data, critical examination, the development and selection of alternative solutions. Case materials explore applications to manufacturing, warehouse, office, materials management and general management. Students uncomfortable with basic algebra applications are encouraged to take OPMT 0199 prior to the course.

Prerequisite(s)

  • No prerequisites are required for this course.

Credits

3.0

Domestic fees

$533.94 - $586.85 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Course offerings

Spring/Summer 2024

Below are 10 offerings of OPMT 1198 for the Spring/Summer 2024 term.

CRN 20482

Duration

Tue Apr 02 - Tue Jun 18 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 20482
  • Domestic fees $574.80
    International fees are typically 3.12 times the domestic tuition.
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 02 - Jun 18 Tue 18:30 - 21:30 Burnaby SE12 Rm. 309
Instructor

Michael Lachocki

Course outline

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Domestic fees

$574.80

Important information
  1. International fees are typically 3.12 times the domestic tuition. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.
Status

In Progress

This course offering is in progress. Please check this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

CRN 69433

Duration

Sat Apr 06 - Sat Jun 22 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 69433
  • Domestic fees $561.05
    International fees are typically 3.12 times the domestic tuition.
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 06 - Jun 22 Sat 09:00 - 12:00 Downtown DTC Rm. 464
Instructor

Amanda Dumont

Course outline

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Domestic fees

$561.05

Important information
  1. International fees are typically 3.12 times the domestic tuition. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.
Status

In Progress and Full

This course offering is in progress and full. Please check this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

CRN 69466

Duration

Sat Apr 06 - Sat Jun 22 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 69466
  • Domestic fees $574.80
    International fees are typically 3.12 times the domestic tuition.
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 06 - Jun 22 Sat 09:00 - 12:00 Burnaby NE01 Rm. 406
Instructor

Mario Porras

Course outline

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Domestic fees

$574.80

Important information
  1. International fees are typically 3.12 times the domestic tuition. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.
Status

In Progress

This course offering is in progress. Please check this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

CRN 66065

Duration

Mon Apr 08 - Mon Jun 24 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 66065
  • Domestic fees $533.94
    International fees are typically 3.12 times the domestic tuition.
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 08 - Jun 24 N/A N/A Online
Instructor

Mark Bukata

Course outline

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Domestic fees

$533.94

Important information
  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.
  3. International fees are typically 3.12 times the domestic tuition. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.
  4. This course is asynchronous, and does not require you to meet each and every week at a specific time, however, there will be specific timelines for assignments and exams. It is important you have a stable and consistent internet connection to access course content. Course content, type and quality of assignments, and general standards for this online course are the same as classroom courses. To be successful in this online course, plan to spend 7-10 hours per week on your studies, or more of it’s a condensed course, starting Week 1. Important course information will be sent to your myBCIT account prior to your course start date.
Status

In Progress and Full

This course offering is in progress and full. Please check this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

CRN 66650

Duration

Mon Apr 08 - Mon Jul 08 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 66650
  • Domestic fees $533.94
    International fees are typically 3.12 times the domestic tuition.
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 08 - Jul 08 Mon 18:30 - 21:30 Online
Instructor

Remi Trepanier

Course outline

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Domestic fees

$533.94

Important information
  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. International fees are typically 3.12 times the domestic tuition. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.
  3. This is a synchronous online course and you will be expected to be available and online on the posted days and times shown on your registration schedule. It is important you have a stable and consistent internet connection to access course content. Course content, type and quality of assignments, and general standards for this online course are the same as classroom courses. To be successful in this online course, plan to spend 7-10 hours per week on your studies or more if it is a condensed course starting Week 1. Important course information will be sent to your myBCIT account prior to your course start date. No class on Monday May 20th and Monday July 1st.
Status

In Progress

This course offering is in progress. Please check this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

CRN 65952

Duration

Wed Apr 10 - Wed Jun 26 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 65952
  • Domestic fees $574.80
    International fees are typically 3.12 times the domestic tuition.
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 10 - Jun 26 Wed 18:30 - 21:30 Burnaby SE06 Rm. 203
Instructor

Stuart East

Course outline

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Domestic fees

$574.80

Important information
  1. International fees are typically 3.12 times the domestic tuition. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.
Status

In Progress and Full

This course offering is in progress and full. Please check this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

CRN 68947

Duration

Thu Apr 11 - Thu Jun 27 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 68947
  • Domestic fees $574.80
    International fees are typically 3.12 times the domestic tuition.
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 11 - Jun 27 Thu 18:30 - 21:30 Burnaby SE06 Rm. 202
Instructor

Stuart East

Course outline

View

Domestic fees

$574.80

Important information
  1. International fees are typically 3.12 times the domestic tuition. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.
Status

In Progress and Full

This course offering is in progress and full. Please check this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

CRN 69541

Duration

Wed May 01 - Wed Jul 17 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 69541
  • Domestic fees $574.80
    International fees are typically 3.12 times the domestic tuition.
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
May 01 - Jul 17 Wed 18:30 - 21:30 Burnaby SE12 Rm. 313
Instructor

Cory Thickett

Course outline

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Domestic fees

$574.80

Important information
  1. International fees are typically 3.12 times the domestic tuition. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.
Status

In Progress and Full

This course offering is in progress and full. Please check this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

CRN 68148

Duration

Tue Jun 04 - Thu Jul 11 (6 weeks)

  • 6 weeks
  • CRN 68148
  • Domestic fees $574.80
    International fees are typically 3.12 times the domestic tuition.
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Jun 04 - Jul 11 Tue, Thu 18:30 - 21:30 Burnaby SW03 Rm. 3615
Instructor

Quang Tran

Course outline

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Domestic fees

$574.80

Important information
  1. International fees are typically 3.12 times the domestic tuition. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.
Status

Full

This course offering is full. Please check this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

CRN 69549

Duration

Wed Jun 05 - Wed Aug 21 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 69549
  • Domestic fees $574.80
    International fees are typically 3.12 times the domestic tuition.
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Jun 05 - Aug 21 Wed 18:30 - 21:30 Burnaby SE06 Rm. 206
Instructor

Mark Robinson

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Domestic fees

$574.80

Important information
  1. International fees are typically 3.12 times the domestic tuition. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.
Status

Full

This course offering is full. Please check this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

Fall 2024

Below are six offerings of OPMT 1198 for the Fall 2024 term.

CRN 50655

Duration

Tue Sep 10 - Tue Nov 26 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 50655
  • Domestic fees $586.85
    International fees are typically 3.12 times the domestic tuition.
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 10 - Nov 26 Tue 18:30 - 21:30 Burnaby
Instructor

Jason DeRoche

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Domestic fees

$586.85

Important information
  1. International fees are typically 3.12 times the domestic tuition. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.
Status

CRN 34488

Duration

Mon Sep 09 - Mon Nov 25 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 34488
  • Domestic fees $582.84
    International fees are typically 3.12 times the domestic tuition.
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 09 - Nov 25 N/A N/A Online
Instructor

Mark Bukata

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Domestic fees

$582.84

Important information
  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. International fees are typically 3.12 times the domestic tuition. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.
  3. This course is asynchronous and does not require you to meet every week at a specific time, however, there will be specific timelines for assignments and exams. It is important you have a stable and consistent internet connection to access course content. Course content, type and quality of assignments, and general standards for this online course are the same as classroom courses. To be successful in this online course, plan to spend 7-10 hours per week on your studies, or more of it’s a condensed course, starting Week 1. Important course information will be sent to your myBCIT account prior to your course start date.
Status

Full

This course offering is full. Please check this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

CRN 46087

Duration

Mon Sep 09 - Mon Dec 09 (11 weeks)

  • 11 weeks
  • CRN 46087
  • Domestic fees $571.76
    International fees are typically 3.12 times the domestic tuition.
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 09 - Dec 09 Mon 18:30 - 21:45 Online
Instructor

Quang Tran

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Domestic fees

$571.76

Important information
  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. International fees are typically 3.12 times the domestic tuition. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.
  3. No class 30 Sept, 14 Oct and 11 Nov This is a synchronous online course and you will be expected to be available and online on the posted days and times shown on your registration schedule. It is important you have a stable and consistent internet connection to access course content. Course content, type and quality of assignments, and general standards for this online course are the same as classroom courses. To be successful in this online course, plan to spend 7-10 hours per week on your studies or more if it is a condensed course starting Week 1. Important course information will be sent to your myBCIT account prior to your course start date.
Status

Full

This course offering is full. Please check this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

CRN 30830

Duration

Tue Sep 10 - Tue Nov 26 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 30830
  • Domestic fees $586.85
    International fees are typically 3.12 times the domestic tuition.
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 10 - Nov 26 Tue 18:30 - 21:30 Burnaby
Instructor

Amanda Dumont

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Domestic fees

$586.85

Important information
  1. International fees are typically 3.12 times the domestic tuition. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.
Status

Full

This course offering is full. Please check this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

CRN 46086

Duration

Wed Sep 11 - Wed Nov 27 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 46086
  • Domestic fees $586.85
    International fees are typically 3.12 times the domestic tuition.
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 11 - Nov 27 Wed 18:30 - 21:30 Burnaby
Instructor

Stuart East

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Domestic fees

$586.85

Important information
  1. International fees are typically 3.12 times the domestic tuition. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.
Status

Full

This course offering is full. Please check this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

CRN 50109

Duration

Thu Sep 12 - Thu Nov 28 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 50109
  • Domestic fees $586.85
    International fees are typically 3.12 times the domestic tuition.
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 12 - Nov 28 Thu 18:30 - 21:30 Burnaby
Instructor

Stuart East

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Domestic fees

$586.85

Important information
  1. International fees are typically 3.12 times the domestic tuition. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.
Status

Full

This course offering is full. Please check this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Describe the operations function and the nature of the operations manager’s job.
  • Describe the primary ways business organizations compete.
  • Define the term productivity and explain its importance to organizations.
  • Explain key issues in product and service design.
  • Explain the importance of capacity planning.
  • Describe basic processing operations.
  • Describe basic layout types.
  • Explain the importance of work design and methods analysis.
  • Describe some of the major factors that affect location decisions.
  • Explain why product / service quality is important.
  • Describe TQM.
  • Demonstrate the problem solving process and the use of the seven quality tools.
  • Explain the need to manage the supply chain.
  • Discuss the objectives of inventory management.
  • Articulate the requirements for effective inventory management.
  • Describe MRP/ERP/JIT and their application.

Effective as of Winter 2017

Related Programs

Operations Management Fundamentals (OPMT 1198) is offered as a part of the following programs:

  • Indicates programs accepting international students.
  • Indicates programs with a co-op option.

School of Business + Media

  1. Business Administration
    Associate Certificate Part-time
  2. Business Administration (General Option)
    Diploma Part-time
  3. Business Administration (Global Studies Option)
    Diploma Part-time
  4. Business Administration (Human Resources Option)
    Diploma Part-time
  5. Business Administration (Management Option)
    Diploma Part-time
  6. Business Management
    Certificate Part-time
  7. Global Business Studies
    Associate Certificate Part-time
  8. International Trade and Transportation Logistics
    Certificate Part-time
  9. Operations Management (Facilities Management Option)
    Certificate Part-time
  10. Operations Management (Industrial Engineering Option)
    Certificate Part-time
  11. Operations Management (Management Engineering Option)
    Certificate Part-time
  12. Operations Management (Materials Management Option)
    Certificate Part-time
  13. Project Management
    Associate Certificate Part-time
  14. Quality and Process Management
    Certificate Part-time

School of Health Sciences

  1. Food Safety
    Associate Certificate Part-time

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