Courses and Programs

M.I. Technology Management for Fall 2017

MSTM6030
Principles of Management for Engineering Technology Enterprises


CRN: 65005
Instructor(s): Caines, Susan


Description
Introduces students to core competencies for the effective management of a technology-based enterprise. Students will explore the essentials of human resource management, performance management, financial operations, marketing and workplace ethics for engineering technology- and maritime-based enterprises.

Note: Please be advised the course information above is subject to change. Please consult the University Calendar for the official course description.


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MSTM6031
Overview or Technical Operations


CRN: 55191
Instructor(s): Westcott, Jillian


Description
This course provides students with a management approach to the fundamental aspects of production and/or service delivery systems of organizations in concert with marketing, human resources, finance, and information systems. Students will review management decision making processes including day-to-day operating decisions such as inventory and quality control to long term strategic decisions such as capacity and location planning.

Note: Please be advised the course information above is subject to change. Please consult the University Calendar for the official course description.


TEXTBOOK INFO: E-texts are available for many online courses. For specific information about the textbook(s) for this course, please visit the MUN bookstore website.
IMPORTANT: Questions about textbooks should be directed to the Academic Unit responsible for the course.

MSTM6033
Quality Systems


CRN: 56754
Instructor(s): Coronado, Christian


Description
The course provides students with an understanding of several key concepts related to quality management including TQM (total quality management); ISO 9000; the role of management; customer focus (internal and external); employee empowerment; and benchmark. Continual improvement techniques and strategies including SPC (statistical process control); six sigma; Kaizen approach and CEDAC system will be explored. The contributions of various quality pioneers including Deming, Juran and Crosby will be discussed.

Note: Please be advised the course information above is subject to change. Please consult the University Calendar for the official course description.


TEXTBOOK INFO: E-texts are available for many online courses. For specific information about the textbook(s) for this course, please visit the MUN bookstore website.
IMPORTANT: Questions about textbooks should be directed to the Academic Unit responsible for the course.

MSTM6039
Sustainability and Environmental Responsibility


CRN: 66594
Instructor(s): White, Georgina Marie


Description
This course focuses on tools that can be applied within organizational strategies for sustainability and social responsibility. Students will examine case studies and identify opportunities for improvement through the use of environmental auditing, performance reporting, selection of indicators, environmental risk assessment, modeling and environmental accounting. The course will also address global issues such as climate change and carbon trading.

Note: Please be advised the course information above is subject to change. Please consult the University Calendar for the official course description.


TEXTBOOK INFO: E-texts are available for many online courses. For specific information about the textbook(s) for this course, please visit the MUN bookstore website.
IMPORTANT: Questions about textbooks should be directed to the Academic Unit responsible for the course.

MSTM6041
Marine Policy


CRN: 55508
Instructor(s): McCarter, Philip S


Description
This course deals with aspects of national and international marine policy as it impacts upon the management of marine operations. It includes the examination of the roles of the International Maritime Organization and other international and national agencies; environmental and safety issues; and quality issues.

Note: Please be advised the course information above is subject to change. Please consult the University Calendar for the official course description.


TEXTBOOK INFO: E-texts are available for many online courses. For specific information about the textbook(s) for this course, please visit the MUN bookstore website.
IMPORTANT: Questions about textbooks should be directed to the Academic Unit responsible for the course.

MSTM6045
Port Operations and Management


CRN: 63460
Instructor(s): Azizan, Hajimatt


Description
This course provides an overview of port and terminal management issues, including port resources and infrastructure; scheduling of port resources; port performance and efficiency; port development; impact of technological change on port management; port security.

Note: Please be advised the course information above is subject to change. Please consult the University Calendar for the official course description.


TEXTBOOK INFO: E-texts are available for many online courses. For specific information about the textbook(s) for this course, please visit the MUN bookstore website.
IMPORTANT: Questions about textbooks should be directed to the Academic Unit responsible for the course.

MSTM6073
Aquaculture Environmental Management


CRN: 66598
Instructor(s): Couturier, Cyr


Description
This course is designed to provide an overview and understanding of the current issues in relation to aquaculture and environment management. It will provide an overview of the relevant science, environmental, policy and public awareness issues to enable the students to apply their knowledge in discussions and industry public relations.

Note: Please be advised the course information above is subject to change. Please consult the University Calendar for the official course description.


TEXTBOOK INFO: E-texts are available for many online courses. For specific information about the textbook(s) for this course, please visit the MUN bookstore website.
IMPORTANT: Questions about textbooks should be directed to the Academic Unit responsible for the course.

MSTM6100
Project in Engineering and Applied Science Technology Management


CRN: 63848
Instructor(s): Coronado, Christian


Description
This course will involve the students in discussions and case studies related to international development activities that aim to improve the livelihoods of the poor and/or under-represented in developing countries. It will consider types of funding agencies, proposal development, needs assessments, project management strategies, sustainable resource management, human resource development, consideration of the impacts on the host or target group as well as their developing country, change management strategies, communication strategies, and other relevant topics.

Note: Please be advised the course information above is subject to change. Please consult the University Calendar for the official course description.


TEXTBOOK INFO: E-texts are available for many online courses. For specific information about the textbook(s) for this course, please visit the MUN bookstore website.
IMPORTANT: Questions about textbooks should be directed to the Academic Unit responsible for the course.

MSTM6101
Project in Maritime Management


CRN: 66582
Instructor(s): Parsons, James R


Description
This course will involve the students in discussions and case studies related to international development activities that aim to improve the livelihoods of the poor and/or under-represented in developing countries. It will consider types of funding agencies, proposal development, needs assessments, project management strategies, sustainable resource management, human resource development, consideration of the impacts on the host or target group as well as their developing country, change management strategies, communication strategies, and other relevant topics.

Note: Please be advised the course information above is subject to change. Please consult the University Calendar for the official course description.


TEXTBOOK INFO: E-texts are available for many online courses. For specific information about the textbook(s) for this course, please visit the MUN bookstore website.
IMPORTANT: Questions about textbooks should be directed to the Academic Unit responsible for the course.

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