SEM 2 – MB 0044 – PRODUCTION AND OPERATION MANAGEMENT SPRING 2016

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DRIVE SPRING 2016

PROGRAM MBA

SEMESTER II

SUBJECT CODE & NAME MB 0044 – PRODUCTION AND OPERATION

MANAGEMENT

 

  1. Write Short notes on
  2. Phases of Operations Strategy
  3. Operations Strategy as a Competitive Weapon
  4. Strategic Importance of Forecasting

 

Answer: a) Phases of Operations Strategy

Quality – Quality is the driving factor for any organisation. When buying a product, a customer will always think about the value of the money he or she is investing. Even if the price of the product is high, the quality of the product will provoke the customer to buy

 

 

  1. Explain following Rating methods
  2. Factor rating method
  3. Point rating method
  4. Break-even analysis
  5. Centre of gravity method

 

Answer: a) In factor rating method, each of the factors for location is rated and the rating of the competitive locations is considered. Then, the products of the rating are added and the location

 

 

  1. Describe following dimensions of quality with appropriate examples.
  2. Quality of design
  3. Conformance to design
  4. Utilisation conditions
  5. After sales service

 

Answer: Quality is inherent in the product or service that is rendered to the customer. Since we are attempting to measure the same, we will look into those aspects of quality, called dimensions of quality.

 

Quality of design – A product is designed keeping in view the customers’ requirement. For designing

 

 

  1. Project management can be considered to have following five dimensions which are necessary to be managed. Explain.
  2. Features
  3. Quality
  4. Cost
  5. Schedule
  6. Staff

 

Answer: Project management can be considered to have five dimensions which are necessary to be managed. The dimensions are Features, Quality, Cost, Schedule, and Staff.

 

The five dimensions of project management are dependent of one another. For example, if you add staff,

 

 

  1. Explain the risk management and its various components

[Definition of risk management and what it entails-2

Description of the four components of risk management

  • [Risk assessment
  • Risk control
  • Risk prioritising
  • Risk mitigation]

 

Answer: Risk management aims to identify the risks and then take actions to minimise their effect on the

 

 

  1. Why redesign of layouts may be necessary? List the differences between product and process layout.

[Listing of reasons why redesigning of existing layout is required-5]

Listing of any five differences-5

 

Answer: Layout decisions are important for three basic reasons:

  • They require substantial investments of both money and effort
  • They

 

 

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SMU MBA SPRING 2016 Assignments are available. For Booking ,Kindly mail us on kvsude@gmail.com OR call us to +91 9995105420  or S M S your “ Email ID ” us in the following Format  “  On +91 9995105420 we will reach back you with in 24H ”