Continuous improvement is an organized approach to identifying opportunities for improvement that can help an organization meet its goals for increasing profits, reducing costs, and accelerating innovation. The approach is also used to enhance the quality of a product or service, and to improve safety. This course presents to Business Operations Management students & Project Management students basics of continuous process improvement via PDCA methodology. PDCA (Plan, Do, Check, Act) is a systematic approach to an ongoing review of workflows and outcomes to identify ways to improve them both. An emphasis will be placed on team problem solving approaches and the development of teamwork skills. This course provides an ideal foundation for students aspiring to pursue further education in continuous improvement via Lean, Kaizen or Six Sigma.
Below is one offering of this course for the Fall 2020 term.
Thu Sep 10 - Thu Nov 26 12 Weeks
|Sep 10 - Nov 26||Thu||18:30 - 21:30||BBY Online Delivery|
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Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:
Effective as of Fall 2017
OPMT 2298 is offered as a part of the following programs:
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