Industrial Studies (INDUSTDY)

INDUSTDY 5950 Industrial Design for Production 3 Credits

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.
Components: Class
Typically Offered: Fall

INDUSTDY 6950 Production Planning and Control 3 Credits

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.
Components: Class
Typically Offered: Spring

INDUSTDY 7000 Research Methodology 3 Credits

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.
Components: Class
Typically Offered: Fall/Spring/Summer