MN3384 Acquisition Production, Quality and Manufacturing Decision Science

This course provides the student with an understanding of the principles and concepts of production and quality management in the DoD acquisition environment. Topics include production planning and control, "lean" production, and bottleneck analysis; quality management systems, statistical process control, and six sigma; cost estimating methods, activity based costing, and progress payments in support of production; productivity; environmental, safety and occupational health; warranties; specs & standards reform; and the Defense industrial base. This course offers DAU equivalencies.


MN3331 or MN3221/MN3222 or MN3301 or permission of instructor.

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  • As Required