MAC 255 - Introduction to Supply Chain Strategies for Industry

Course Description

Effective: 2015-08-01

Focuses on effective supply chain strategies for industry. Covers first article part inspections and production validation. Demonstrates flow cell ideology in a live flow cell production environment. Examines value stream mapping, customer/supplier roles, and quality systems in addition to proper health and safety guidelines.
Lecture 1 hour, Laboratory 6 hours, Total 7 hours per week.
3 credits

General Course Purpose

This course will give students a real, live work environment to perfect their skills in flow cell methodology. Students will learn the impact of customer/supplier roles, value stream mapping, and project management. Using a live production environment, students will learn how to implement continuous improvement and other lean and six sigma ideologies with a systematic approach. Students will also observe and practice a safe work environment.

Course Objectives

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