Proseminar in Manufacturing

Course Info

Course Number/Code: 3.80J (Fall 2005)
Course Title: Proseminar in Manufacturing
Course Level: Graduate
Offered By: Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
Department: Sloan School of Management
Course Instructor(s): Prof. Donald Rosenfield
Course Introduction:
Syllabus AgendaPro-Seminar Course Introduction Course OverviewCourse RequirementsProfessional StandardsCurrent ScheduleCommunity Service Project OverviewQuick town hall afterwardCourse OverviewLearn from current leaders of various organizations in diverse industriesExplore topics not included in our regular curriculumApply leadership skills in a project to improve the Boston, MIT, Sloan or LFM communitiesOpen to LFM, and MBA Operations students and engineering MS studentsLasts for Fall Term and Spring Term (Time slot will change during Spring 2006 term)Course RequirementsRegular Attendance - even if you are a listenerParticipation in discussionsReadings and Preparation as suggestedGrading is Pass/Fail!Professional StandardsPrompt AttendanceBusiness Casual AttireFull and Courteous Attention Laptop use for note taking onlyBring your name card for the benefit of the speakersPlease remain for duration of lecturePlease avoid eating and drinking during lectureTurn off your cell phoneOptional Service ProjectMost classes have completed projectsGroup or individual projectsConcept is serviceMultiple types of projects are acceptableMIT Public Service Center has some ideasSample ProjectsHabitat for HumanityMIT Cambridge Science ExpoOperations Class for local high schoolGreenhouse project