Your final research project will comprise 6-8 pages (excluding title and references pages) about production management. This project will require an in-depth investigation into one of the following four topics:
1. The Toyota production system
2. Productivity measures (
e.g., analytical metrics,
3. Quality systems (
ISO, Six Sigma, Lean Sigma)
4. Warehousing alternatives (
The examples (provided in parentheses above) are intended to highlight some items within the associated topic; these examples are not all inclusive. Your topic must be approved by your instructor. You are expected to investigate your topic thoroughly.
For this activity, you will submit a topic for your research project to your instructor for approval.
Your submission for this activity should consist of 1-2 paragraphs. Identify your proposed topic, the reasons why you chose this topic, and your strategy or approach for researching this topic. Your assignment should follow APA guidelines by including a title page, and be in Times New Roman, 12-point font, double spaced, with one inch margins.