2 Classes (11 Units)

15.720 (9), 16.853 (2)

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15.720 Financial Accounting

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Examines the basic concepts of corporate financial accounting and reporting, and the role of accounting information in investment decisions, corporate and managerial performance assessment, and the valuation of firms. Develops skills for performing an economics-based analysis of accounting information from the viewpoint of the users of accounting information (especially senior managers), rather than the preparer (the accountant). Restricted to Executive MBA students.

This class has no prerequisites.

15.720 will not be offered this semester. It will be available in the Spring semester, and will be instructed by Consult J. Hising DiFabio.

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This class counts for a total of 9 credits.

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16.853 Introduction to Lean Six Sigma Methods

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Covers the fundamental principles, practices and tools of lean six sigma methods that underlay modern organizational productivity approaches applied in aerospace, automotive, health care, and other sectors. Includes lectures, active learning exercises, a plant tour, talks by industry practitioners, and videos. One third of the course is devoted to a physical simulation of an aircraft manufacturing enterprise to illustrate the power of lean six sigma methods. Students taking the graduate version complete additional assignments.

This class has no prerequisites.

16.853 will not be offered this semester.

This class counts for a total of 2 credits. This is a graduate-level class.

In the IAP 2012 Subject Evaluations, 16.853 was rated 7.0 out of 7.0. You can find more information at the DSpace@MIT: 16.660 / 16.853 / ESD.62J Introduction to Lean Six Sigma Methods, January IAP 2008 site.

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