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The best leaders and managers are those who can discover success in a lean environment.

EMEN 5500
Lean and Agile Management
Ravi Ravishankar

You will learn lean and agile concepts and tools to improve customer value, improve processes, and reduce waste.

You will examine lean and agile in diverse circumstances including: hardware/software, product development/ongoing operations, and manufacturing products/providing services.

You will apply your learning to improving performance in your current responsibilities whether that be as an individual contributor or as a manager.

  • Customer and User Value
  • L&A Culture
  • L&A Mental Models
  • L&A Systems
  • L&A Tools
  • L&A Application
    • Product Development
    • Product Manufacturing
    • Software Development
    • Delivery of Services
    • Projects
    • Accounting
    • Management

  • Understand how to manage from a value perspective

  • Understand how to manage from a systems perspective

  • Learn L&A concepts and tools by applying them

  • Be prepared to continuously improve value in diverse settings

  • Be prepared to readily adapt to new challenges

The purpose of this course is to explore how to manage in a way that utilizes lean and agile principles to continuously improve value and increase adaptability.

Restricted to College of Engineering graduate or Graduate Certificate Engineering (CRTGE) students only.

Please refer to the course syllabus provided by the instructor of this course.