Ch 8: Operations Processes & Technology

About This Chapter

Watch brief lessons and learn about process analysis methods, the strategies that are utilized in process planning and more. The quizzes that follow each of the lessons can help you gauge your comprehension of the materials.

Operations Processes and Technology - Chapter Summary and Learning Objectives

The video lessons in the Operations Processes and Technology chapter focus on topics such as process flowcharts and the use of assembly charts. The video lessons in this chapter could teach you more about:

  • The sourcing continuum
  • The uses for an operations sheet
  • The definition of break-even analysis

Video Objective
Process Planning and Strategy for Batch vs. Continuous Processes Explore the decisions that might go into the development of a process strategy.
Factors Affecting the Decision to Outsource Discuss the reasons why companies might outsource.
Process Selection and Breakeven Analysis Learn about the costs associated with process selection.
Process Analysis Methods: Assembly Chart, Operations and Process Flowcharts Discuss process analysis methods.
Process Innovation Steps Read about the different steps of process innovation.
Financial Justification of Technology Learn about financial justification of technology.

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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