BUS 134 - Manufacturing Economics

Course Description

Effective: 2015-08-01

Presents concepts of manufacturing economics and industrial accounting. Covers the major economic topics that pertain to precision machining manufacturing such as product costing, fixed/variable cost, allocation methods, and working capital management. Features the impact of cash, inventory, and relative range.
Lecture 1 hour. Total 1 hour per week. 1 credit.
1 credits

General Course Purpose

This course will give students a better understanding of how manufacturing economics has an impact across all areas of a precision machining manufacturing environment. Students will learn how fixed/variable costs, product costing, allocation methods, and working capital management have an impact of the shop floor and the entire organization. This course also provides the opportunity for students to see the impact of cash and inventory on a precision machining environment.

Course Objectives

Major Topics to be Included

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