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explain scheduling & the importance of it

establishing the timing of the use of equipment, facilities and human activities in an organization

2

describe scheduling needs in high volume & intermediate volume systems

high- volume systems ---
> uses standardized equipment and activities that provide identical or highly similar operations on customers or products as they pass through the system.

3

describe scheduling needs in job shops

job shop using scheduling in low - volume systems are made to order and orders usually differ in processing requirements and materials needed.

4

examples of commonly used priority rules

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5

summarize the unique problems encountered in service systems

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describe the approaches used for scheduling service systems

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job - shop scheduling

scheduling for low - volume systems with many variations in requirements

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assignment of jobs to processing centers