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Introduction to Operations Management and Forecasting

The free online course on the role of production and operations management as well as exponential smoothing methods.

Publisher: NPTEL
This free online introduction to operations management and forecasting course will teach you about the role of production and operations management, and the role of productivity. The course will also teach you about different product strategies. You will also learn about the phases involved in the product design development process, as well as the concept of time series forecasting, and the classifications of exponential smoothing methods.
Introduction to Operations Management and Forecasting
  • Duration

    4-5 Hours
  • Students

    806
  • Accreditation

    CPD

Description

Modules

Outcome

Certification

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Description

In this course, you will learn about the role of production and operations management in an organization, as well as the importance of these management processes. The different sources of wealth creation and the role of productivity in operations management will also be covered in this course. Then, the course will teach you about the three types of labour, the concepts of capital and management, as well as different product strategies used in production.

This course will also teach you about the different phases involved in the product design development process. In this course, you will also gain an understanding of the time span for various forecasting methods, as well as the concept of time series forecasting. Lastly, this course will teach you about the various ways to carry out exponential smoothing methods and look at the various classifications of exponential smoothing methods.

This course is helpful for learners who want to understand the requirements in product design development processes and the need for productivity in operations management. The course is also helpful when you want to learn about the use of time series forecasting as well as how this forecasting method is applicable in production and operations management. Begin this course now to learn about the use of exponential smoothing methods in production.

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