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Operations Management Fundamentals OPMT 1198

Operations Management Part-time Studies Course

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

Cost

$500.82 - $549.66 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Course offerings

Spring/Summer 2022

Below are three offerings of OPMT 1198 for the Spring/Summer 2022 term.

CRN 66650

Duration

Mon Apr 04 - Mon Jul 04 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 66650
  • $500.82
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 04 - Jul 04 Mon 18:30 - 21:30 Online
Instructor

Remi Trepanier

Course outline

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Cost

$500.82

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. This class is held entirely online which requires you to be online on the posted days and times shown on your myBCIT schedule. No class on Monday, April 18 and Monday May 23.
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 66126

Duration

Fri Apr 08 - Fri Jul 08 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 66126
  • $537.65
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 08 - Jul 08 Fri 18:30 - 21:30 Burnaby
Instructor

TBD

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Cost

$537.65

Important information
  1. No class on Friday April 15 and Friday July 1st
Status

Cancelled

This course offering has been cancelled. Please check this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

CRN 68148

Duration

Tue Jun 07 - Thu Jul 14 (6 weeks)

  • 6 weeks
  • CRN 68148
  • $537.65
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Jun 07 - Jul 14 Tue, Thu 18:30 - 21:30 Burnaby SE06 Rm. 208
Instructor

Quang Tran

Course outline

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Cost

$537.65

Status

In Progress

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

Fall 2022

Below are five offerings of OPMT 1198 for the Fall 2022 term.

CRN 34488

Duration

Mon Sep 05 - Mon Nov 21 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 34488
  • $547.46
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 05 - Nov 21 N/A N/A Online
Instructor

Mark Bukata

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Cost

$547.46

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. 1. Internet delivery asynchronous course format. This is an asynchronous course that will be held entirely online, but not requiring you to meet each and every week at a specific time. Please check the registration page for any specific dates and times that you will need to be available (i.e midterm and final exams). 2. Learning formats include: online asynchronous, online synchronous, hybrid/blended, and in-class. Please read the information at this link to understand the differences between learning online versus in a real physical classroom. www.bcit.ca/distance/distance-course-formats/ 3. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.
Status

Seats Available

2 seats remaining as of Sat June 25, 2022 at 7:33 am (PDT). Availability may change at any time.

CRN 30830

Duration

Tue Sep 06 - Tue Nov 22 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 30830
  • $549.66
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 06 - Nov 22 Tue 18:30 - 21:30 Burnaby SW01 Rm. 3150
Instructor

Michael Lachocki

Course outline

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Cost

$549.66

Status

CRN 46084

Duration

Tue Sep 06 - Tue Nov 22 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 46084
  • $548.47
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 06 - Nov 22 Tue 18:30 - 21:30 Online
Instructor

Remi Trepanier

Course outline

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Cost

$548.47

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. 1. Internet delivery synchronous course format. This is a synchronous course that will be held entirely online. You will be required to log in to the course each week at a specific time. Please check the registration page for the specific dates and times. 2. Learning formats include: online asynchronous, online synchronous, hybrid/blended, and in-class. Please read the information at this link to understand the differences between learning online versus in a real physical classroom. www.bcit.ca/distance/distance-course-formats/ 3. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.
Status

CRN 46086

Duration

Wed Sep 07 - Wed Nov 23 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 46086
  • $549.66
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 07 - Nov 23 Wed 18:30 - 21:30 Burnaby SW03 Rm. 3615
Instructor

Stuart East

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Cost

$549.66

Important information
  1. No class on Wed, Nov 11
Status

CRN 46087

Duration

Mon Sep 12 - Mon Dec 05 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 46087
  • $536.81
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 12 - Dec 05 Mon 18:30 - 21:30 Online
Instructor

Quang Tran

Course outline

View

Cost

$536.81

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. 1. Internet delivery synchronous course format. This is a synchronous course that will be held entirely online. You will be required to log in to the course each week at a specific time. Please check the registration page for the specific dates and times. 2. Learning formats include: online asynchronous, online synchronous, hybrid/blended, and in-class. Please read the information at this link to understand the differences between learning online versus in a real physical classroom. www.bcit.ca/distance/distance-course-formats/ 3. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.
Status

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:

School of Business + Media

  1. Advanced Business Management
    Certificate Part-time
  2. Business Administration
    Associate Certificate Part-time/Distance & Online Learning
  3. Business Administration (General Option)
    Diploma Part-time
  4. Business Administration (Global Studies Option)
    Diploma Part-time
  5. Business Administration (Human Resources Option)
    Diploma Part-time
  6. Business Administration (Management Option)
    Diploma Part-time
  7. Business Management
    Certificate Part-time
  8. Global Business Studies
    Associate Certificate Part-time
  9. Graphic Communications Technology Management
    Diploma Full-time
  10. International Trade and Transportation Logistics
    Certificate Part-time
  11. Operations Management (Facilities Management Option)
    Certificate Part-time
  12. Operations Management (Industrial Engineering Option)
    Certificate Part-time
  13. Operations Management (Management Engineering Option)
    Certificate Part-time
  14. Operations Management (Materials Management Option)
    Certificate Part-time
  15. Quality and Process Management
    Certificate Part-time

School of Health Sciences

  1. Food Safety
    Associate Certificate Part-time

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