Course Schedule - Fall Semester 2024


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MGMT 973 001 (CRN: 17223)


Department: Management
Instructor: Capuano, Linda
Meeting: 12:30PM - 2:00PM MW (28-OCT-2024 - 9-DEC-2024) 
Part of Term: MBA Term II
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 1.5
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
Must be enrolled in one of the following Program(s):
MBA Hybrid
MBA for Professional Extended
MBA for Professionals
MBA for Professional Weekend
MBA - Executive Program
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Graduate Quadmester
Section Max Enrollment: 45
Section Enrolled: 31
Enrollment data as of: 17-JUN-2024 3:42AM
Additional Fees: None
Final Exam: GR Course-Dept Schedules Exam
Description: This course considers the operations executive’s role in delivering to corporate objectives, in peer-to-peer executive relationships, and in operations organization leadership. The student will select a business case study that applies concepts discussed in the textbook, such as capacity planning, supply chain management, cost reduction and technology insertion. In preparing the case study, the student will consider the influence of process maturity, process improvement, corporate structure, and the operating challenges presented by the energy transition to a more carbon-neutral, climate-neutral future.