INTRODUCTION & PRODUCTION SYSTEMS
the role of Operations in an organisation42
why operations is considered by manyorganisations to be important.23
the main factors which should be takeninto consideration when deciding which productionsystem to use.44
the disadvantages of a labour-intensivesystem of production.25
the use of a labour-intensive system ofproduction.26
the disadvantages of a capital -intensivesystem of production.37
the use of a capital -intensive system ofproduction.28Ideally production should be at a constant level forgood planning.
four factors that mightresult in variable production levels.4
PURCHASING & STOCK
QUESTIONMARKS1The quality of materials will help an organisationdecide which supplier to use.
other factors that a purchasing managershould consider when choosing a supplier.42Supermarkets have to make decisions onthe quantity of stock to hold.
the problems caused by: