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Fundamentals of Aggregate Planning and Quality Management

The free online course on techniques used in aggregate planning, as well as the concept of total quality management.

Leadership and Management
Free Course
This free online fundamental of aggregate planning and quality management course will teach you about the techniques to carry out aggregate planning in production and operations management. You will also learn about the dimensions of product and service quality, as well as the different determinants of quality. The course will also teach you about the concept of total quality management, as well as the control charts for quality attributes.
  • Duration

    4-5 Hours
  • Assessment

    Yes
  • Certification

    Yes
  • Responsive

    Yes
  • Publisher

    NPTEL

Description

Modules

Outcome

Certification

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Description

In this course, you will learn about the various techniques that are used to carry out aggregate planning in production and operations management. The mathematical techniques for obtaining optimal solutions in aggregate planning will also be covered in this course. Then, this course will teach you how to solve production planning problems using linear programming, as well as the various dimensions of product quality.

This course will also teach you about the various dimensions of service quality, as well as all the different determinants of quality in production. Furthermore, this course will teach you about the evolution of quality management and then introduce you to the concept of total quality management. Lastly, this course will teach you about various statistical concepts in quality control, as well as different controls charts for determining quality attributes of a product.

This course is helpful for learners who want to gain an understanding of the methods like linear programming which is used in solving production planning problems. The course is helpful when you want to learn about the importance of quality management in production and operations management. Begin this course now to understand how aggregate planning can be applied to determine the type of production planning method used.

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Learning Outcomes

Having completed this course, you should be able to:


  • Identify the various techniques for aggregate planning.
  • Discuss the trial-and-error techniques using graphs and spreadsheets.
  • Explain various problems that can occur in production planning.
  • Discuss the nature of quality and the evolution of quality management.
  • Identify the eight dimensions of product quality.
  • Identify the eight dimensions of service quality and the determinants of quality.
  • Explain the cost of quality and the evolution of quality management.
  • Discuss a brief description and the elements of total quality management.
  • Explain the overview and statistical concepts in quality control.

Certification

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