INDUSTDY 5950 3 credits Industrial Design for Production
Study of design principles, production methods and simultaneous manufacturing techniques. Emphasis is on understanding and application of the design process. Laboratory activities focus on the design and production of a product. (Fall) P: INDUSTDY 1030 and INDUSTDY 1230
INDUSTDY 6950 3 credits Production Planning and Control
An investigation and study of the integrated approach of effective management practices associated with production planning, scheduling, and control. Operation strategy, quality of work life, global competition, lean manufacturing, forecasting methods, supply chain management practices, scheduling and plant facilities layout are stressed. (Fall, Spring) P: INDUSTDY 1030
INDUSTDY 7000 3 credits Research Methodology
Introduction and background to the scientific method of inquiry, types of research, problem clarification, data gathering techniques, research data analysis, and proposal and research paper writing.