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Wednesday, January 25, 2012

ICWAI Intermediate Syllabus - Operation Management and Information Systems

A. Operation Management ( 50 marks)

1. Overview of Production Process 15 %
a)      Fabrication process
b)      Metal working process – forming, heat treatment, welding, surface treatment etc.
c)       Machining process
d)      Class of machine – Lathes, drilling, grinding, milling, planing, shaping, slotting etc.
e)      Special purpose machine – special grinding, hobbing, honing, cutting tools, jigs and fixtures etc.
f)       Pump, motor, transformer, electrical drives,
g)      Classification of industries based on production process
h)       Technological aspects of different production process like power, pollution control, recovery process,
i)        Plant layout , material handling system etc

2. Production Planning & Productivity management 15%
a)      Time study, work study, method study, Job Evaluation
b)      Production planning and control-Introduction
c)       Forecasting
d)      Capacity planning and Utilization
e)      Process planning
f)       Project planning
g)      Progressing and follow-up
h)      Despatching
i)        Scheduling Technique & Line Balancing Problem
j)        Economic batch production
k)      Human Resource Planning
l)        Material Requirement Planning
m)    Productivity measurement techniques of factors of production
n)      Quality Control

3. Maintenance Management 10%
a)      Obsolescence, replacement of machinery
b)      Breakdown maintenance, preventive maintenance & Routine Maintenance
c)       Maintenance Techniques
d)      Maintenance organization
e)      Maintenance problems etc

4. Resource Management 10%
a)      Input-output ratio
b)      Linear programming
c)       Transportation
d)      Replacement of machine
e)      Change of Technology and its implication

B. Information Systems ( 50 marks)

1. Information System Analysis and Design. 10%
a)      Information System-Systems development life cycle, Structured Systems Analysis and Design, Physical and Logical Data Flow Diagrams, Requirements Analysis, Design of New Systems
b)      Data Modeling, data dictionary, entity relationship diagram, structure charts, Transform and Transaction Analysis, Applications in Financial & Cost Management.

2. Database Management Systems 15%
a)      File & Data Base Concept, Overview of DBMS, Data Models, Database Administrator, Database Users, Schema.
b)      Data Independence, Relational Database Management System (RDBMS), some applications of RDBMS using Oracle & SQL Serve

3. Management Information Systems (MIS) 15%
Introduction, People & Organization, System & models, Decision process and evaluation thereof, transaction, processing & management reporting, MIS in functional areas: Finance & Cost Management, Inventory, Marketing,HRM.

4. Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) 10%
Functional architecture of ERP, Material requirement planning & ERP, Business Process Reengineering & ERP, Supply chain management, Some applications involving SAP & Oracle (Financial), Change Management and ERP Implementations, Technology and International Considerations in implementation of ERP.