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Business 312: Advanced Operations Management

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Business 312: Advanced Operations Management has been evaluated and recommended for 3 semester hours and may be transferred to over 2,000 colleges and universities. Work through the course at your own pace, and when you're finished, you'll be able to apply for transfer credit.
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13 chapters in Business 312: Advanced Operations Management

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Ch 1. Introduction to Operations Management {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[79874].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - Operations Management: Definition & Fundamentals Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[79875].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[79875].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - What is a Business Model? - Definition & Relationship to Operations Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[79876].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[79876].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - History of Operations & Supply Chain Management Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[40285].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[40285].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Positioning Strategy: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[40290].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[40290].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Production, Productivity & Competitiveness Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[40286].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[40286].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Business Management Processes: Definition, Types & Importance Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6937].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6937].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Services Marketing: The Difference Between Services and Goods Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1558].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1558].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - The Theory of Constraints: Business Applications Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[79877].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[79877].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - What Is a Value Chain? - Definition, Analysis & Example Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15996].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15996].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - What is Business Process Modeling (BPM)? - Definition, Notation & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6122].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6122].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Business Processes: Identification & Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[79879].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[79879].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Operations Management: How to Build a Process Map Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[79880].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[79880].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Enterprise Resource Planning: Using ERP to Integrate Business Processes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1772].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1772].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Process Metrics: Thruput, Inventory & Flow Time Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[79881].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[79881].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Process Configurations & Effects on System Performance Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[79882].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[79882].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Identifying & Managing Business Process Bottlenecks Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[79883].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[79883].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Using Batching in Operation Process Design Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[79884].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[79884].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - The Balanced Scorecard Strategy Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[79885].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[79885].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Product Quality in Operations & Supply Chains: Definition & Dimensions Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[40294].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[40294].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - What is Continuous Quality Improvement? - Definition, Process & Methodologies Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17601].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17601].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - What Is Quality Management System? - Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8513].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8513].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Productivity, Quality, Profitability and the Role of Managers Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2155].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2155].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Quality Circle: Definition & Process Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[40298].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[40298].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - ISO 9000 Certification Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2159].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2159].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Supply Chain Management: Technology, Measurement, Relationship & Material Integration Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1563].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1563].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Supply Chain Management in the Business, Supplier & Customer Network Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1774].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1774].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Logistics of Goods and Services Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14297].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14297].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Supply Chain Management: Elements & Goals Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[40364].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[40364].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Bullwhip Effect: Causes & Effects Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[40367].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[40367].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Items that Make Up Merchandise Inventory Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[23184].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[23184].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Inventory Cost: Definition, Methods & Types Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[23185].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[23185].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - The Project Team and Work Breakdown Structure Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[40318].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[40318].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - PERT Analysis & Project Completion Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2153].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2153].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Gantt Charts & Bar Graphs: Henry Gantt's Contributions to Management Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2040].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2040].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - The Decision Making Process for Organizations Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2150].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2150].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Decision Making for Managers: Certainty, Risk & Uncertainty Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2151].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2151].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Quantitative Decision Making Tools: Decision Trees, Payback Analysis & Simulations Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2152].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2152].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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