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OPMT 1192 - Inventory Planning and Control

Operations Management Part-time Studies Course

School of Business + Media

To support you and your education, BCIT is adapting applied learning in formats appropriate to the unfolding global situation. All PTS classes are being delivered in an online format unless you are notified otherwise.

Course Details

This course presents and examines inventory concepts as applied in manufacturing and distribution environments and the inter-relationships between them. It covers objectives, planning levels, demand types, forecasting, order point systems, MRP, different costing types, ABC analysis, order quantities, purchasing, capacity, DRP and warehouse control. Students will be encouraged to apply these concepts at their workplace.

Credits

3.0

Cost

$531.31

Fall 2020

Below are four offerings of this course for the Fall 2020 term.

CRN 47328

Tue Sep 08 - Tue Nov 24 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 08 - Nov 24 Tue 18:30 - 21:30 BBY Online Delivery

Instructor

Wayne Arondus

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$531.31

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

In Progress and Full

CRN 46266

Wed Sep 09 - Wed Dec 02 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 09 - Dec 02 Wed 18:45 - 21:45 BBY Online Delivery

Instructor

Wayne Arondus

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$531.31

Notes

  1. No class on Wed, November 11

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

In Progress and Full

CRN 47329

Thu Sep 10 - Thu Nov 26 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 10 - Nov 26 Thu 18:30 - 21:30 BBY Online Delivery

Instructor

Wayne Arondus

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$531.31

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

In Progress and Full

CRN 30826

Mon Sep 14 - Mon Dec 07 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 14 - Dec 07 Mon 18:30 - 21:30 BBY Online Delivery

Instructor

Wayne Arondus

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$531.31

Notes

  1. No class on Monday, Ocotber 12

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

In Progress and Full

Winter 2021

Below are four offerings of this course for the Winter 2021 term.

CRN 88318

Mon Jan 04 - Mon Mar 29 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 04 - Mar 29 Mon 18:30 - 21:30 Online Delivery
See Notes below

Instructor

Wayne Arondus

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$531.31

Notes

  1. No class on Monday February 15 (Family Day) This is not a self-paced course. 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 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.
  2. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

A portion of seats are temporarily held for domestic students. International students: this may impact your ability to register. Learn why.

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This section is only available for registration starting Wed, Oct 28 at 9:00 am (PDT)

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CRN 12011

Tue Jan 05 - Tue Mar 23 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 05 - Mar 23 Tue 18:45 - 21:45 Online Delivery
See Notes below

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$531.31

Notes

  1. This is not a self-paced course. 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 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.
  2. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

A portion of seats are temporarily held for domestic students. International students: this may impact your ability to register. Learn why.

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This section is only available for registration starting Wed, Oct 28 at 9:00 am (PDT)

Sneak Preview

CRN 88319

Wed Jan 06 - Wed Mar 24 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 06 - Mar 24 Wed 18:30 - 21:30 Online Delivery
See Notes below

Instructor

Wayne Arondus

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$531.31

Notes

  1. This is not a self-paced course. 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 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.
  2. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

A portion of seats are temporarily held for domestic students. International students: this may impact your ability to register. Learn why.

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This section is only available for registration starting Wed, Oct 28 at 9:00 am (PDT)

Sneak Preview

CRN 88320

Thu Jan 07 - Thu Mar 25 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 07 - Mar 25 Thu 18:30 - 21:30 Online Delivery
See Notes below

Instructor

Wayne Arondus

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$531.31

Notes

  1. This is not a self-paced course. 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 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.
  2. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

A portion of seats are temporarily held for domestic students. International students: this may impact your ability to register. Learn why.

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This section is only available for registration starting Wed, Oct 28 at 9:00 am (PDT)

Sneak Preview

Learning Outcomes

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

  • Have a basic understanding of the conflicts between marketing, finance, and production when controlling supply, manufacturing planning, and physical distribution.
  • Know the basis of planning systems, achieving forecasts, and keeping desired inventory levels.
  • Apply a master production schedule (MPS) to form the link between production planning and manufacturing.
  • Establish a materials requirements plan (MRP) using lead time and capacities.
  • Recognize the importance of capacity management.
  • Use the master production schedule and the materials requirements plan to release orders through production activity control.
  • Know how and when to purchase at the right time and the right place.
  • Understand the fundamentals of forecasting techniques.
  • Recognize the importance of inventory management.
  • Analyze the requirements for effective warehouse management.

Effective as of Fall 2005

Related Programs

OPMT 1192 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Business + Media

  1. Operations Management (Industrial Engineering Option)
    Part-time   Certificate
  2. Operations Management (Materials Management Option)
    Part-time   Certificate
  3. Quality and Process Management
    Part-time   Certificate

School of Health Sciences

  1. Food Safety
    Part-time   Associate Certificate

Books & Supplies

The BCIT bookstore carries textbooks, general reference books, software, and stationery. Please visit bcit.ca/bookstore for more information.

Fall 2020

Books for Fall 2020 offerings of this course are available in the following BCIT online bookstores. Please choose the bookstore appropriate for the offering you are considering.

BCIT Burnaby Bookstore

If you are taking this course, but are not taking it through either Distance Education or Online Learning, nor at the BCIT Downtown Campus (DTC), please purchase books for this course at the BCIT Burnaby Bookstore.

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Cei Digital: Intro To Materials Mgmt, 8Th Ed (180 Days)
Author Arnold
Publisher Ph
Copyright 2017
Binding Digital Version
ISBN 978-0-13420-384-3
Price $52.50
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Intro To Materials Management
Author Arnold
Publisher Pearson
Copyright 2017
Binding Hardback
ISBN 978-0-13415-632-3
Price $194.95
Choose One

Winter 2021

No information on books is currently available for Winter 2021 offerings of this course.

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