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Learn to analyze and improve business processes in services or in manufacturing by learning how to increase productivity and deliver higher quality standards. Key concepts include process analysis, bottlenecks, flows rates, and inventory levels, and more. After successfully completing this course, you can apply these skills to a real-world business challenge as part of the Wharton Business Foundations Specialization....
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Approx. 16 hours to complete

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Process ManagementOperations ManagementSix SigmaInventory
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100% 在线课程

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完成时间为 27 分钟

Introduction

This short module was designed to introduce you to the course, and to give you an overview of what you can expect from the course and the instructor!...
Reading
3 个视频(共 17 分钟), 1 个阅读材料
Video3 个视频
Four Dimensions of Operational Performance7分钟
Trade-offs and the Efficient Frontier7分钟
Reading1 个阅读材料
Module 1 - Introduction: Lecture Slides (PDF)10分钟
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完成时间为 3 小时

Process Analysis

In this module, you'll learn how to identify key elements of process analysis: flow rates, and flow times, how to uncover bottlenecks, how to optimize labor and inventory, and how to handle the complexities of multiple flow units. At the end of this module, you'll be able to break down operations into processes which can then be improved to maximize profits and efficiency....
Reading
10 个视频(共 115 分钟), 2 个阅读材料, 2 个测验
Video10 个视频
Finding the Bottleneck11分钟
Labor Cost and Labor Utilization15分钟
Little’s Law6分钟
Inventory Turns7分钟
Make to Stock vs Make to Order / Reasons for Inventory10分钟
Dealing with Multiple Flow Units14分钟
Review of Process Analysis26分钟
Module 2 Practice Problem: Atlas Inc (video)8分钟
Module 2 Practice Problem: Multiple Flow Units (video)4分钟
Reading2 个阅读材料
Module 2 - Process Analysis: Lecture Slides (PDF) and Excel Template10分钟
Module 2 Practice Problems (PDF) and Solutions10分钟
Quiz2 个练习
Homework Assignment: Module 2 - Process Analysis20分钟
Final Exam - Module 222分钟
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3
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完成时间为 3 小时

Productivity

You'll learn the key components of productivity in this module. Beginning with the academic definitions of productivity, you'll move on to the common blockers, measurements, indicators of effectiveness, improvement techniques and financial values. By the end of this module, you'll be able to identify, describe and measure the relationship between inputs and outputs and also be able to develop strategies for decreasing inputs while increasing outputs, thereby boosting productivity wherever you see the need to....
Reading
11 个视频(共 102 分钟), 2 个阅读材料, 2 个测验
Video11 个视频
The Seven Sources of Waste9分钟
Financial Value of Productivity6分钟
Key Performance Indicators and KPI Trees 6分钟
Overall Equipment Effectiveness12分钟
Takt Time8分钟
Quartile Analysis9分钟
Productivity Ratios9分钟
Review of Productivity19分钟
Module 3 Practice Problem: Dr. Peters (video)5分钟
Module 3 Practice Problem: Assign Tasks to Workers (video)5分钟
Reading2 个阅读材料
Module 3 - Productivity: Lecture Slides (PDF) and Excel Files10分钟
Module 3 Practice Problems (PDF) and Solutions10分钟
Quiz2 个练习
Homework Assignment: Module 3 - Productivity16分钟
Final Exam - Module 318分钟
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完成时间为 3 小时

Quality

Quality is not only a cornerstone of operations management, but also a critical component of an organization's long-term viability and success. This module covers all the major aspects of quality in operations, from examining the common reasons for defects to the most widely used implementation techniques for addressing problems of quality and ensuring reliability and standards. At the end of this module, you'll be able to anticipate where defects may occur and recommend a sound strategy for maintaining quality and stability....
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10 个视频(共 98 分钟), 2 个阅读材料, 2 个测验
Video10 个视频
Quality and Flow17分钟
Six Sigma12分钟
Control Charts9分钟
Jidoka8分钟
Problem Solving6分钟
Toyota Production System9分钟
Module 4 Review19分钟
Module 4 Practice Problem: Assembly Tolerances (video)3分钟
Module 4 Practice Problem: Security Check (video)2分钟
Reading2 个阅读材料
Module 4 - Quality: Lecture Slides (PDF) and Excel Files10分钟
Module 4 Practice Problems (PDF) and Solutions10分钟
Quiz2 个练习
Homework Assignment: Module 4 - Quality16分钟
Final Exam - Module 416分钟
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创建者 SRAug 7th 2017

I am an operation person, but still found that this course had something new to teach. The professor was very clear about the concepts, and the structure of the course was well designed.

创建者 JSMar 7th 2016

very objective and hands on structure. Excellent for working executive as well, gives a hands on refresher with the help of best and latest on the subject. very concise and focused.

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Christian Terwiesch

Andrew M. Heller Professor at the Wharton School, Senior Fellow Leonard Davis Institute for Health Economics Co-Director, Mack Institute of Innovation Management
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关于 Business Foundations 专项课程

In this Specialization, you’ll develop basic literacy in the language of business, which you can use to transition to a new career, start or improve your own small business, or apply to business school to continue your education. In five courses, you’ll learn the fundamentals of marketing, accounting, operations, and finance. In the final Capstone Project, you’ll apply the skills learned by developing a go-to-market strategy to address a real business challenge....
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