Business and Management
£2360 (£1600 during the tuition waiver period)
The "Operations Management" module offers learners a comprehensive exploration of the scope, strategic significance, and pivotal role that operations management plays within organisations. This module aims to foster a deep appreciation for the intricate interplay between operations, the organisation itself, employees, and customers. Through this module, participants will develop a profound understanding of the nature of operations and recognise the criticality of effective operations management, not only within their own organisation but also in the context of global competition with other businesses. By the end of this module, learners will be equipped with essential insights that enable them to grasp the complexities of operations management and its broader implications, empowering them to contribute significantly to the success and efficiency of their organisations.
Introduction to the module
Introduction to Operations Management
Operational Transformation Procedures
Roles and Challenges of Operations Managers
Operations Strategy for Decision-making and Use of Technology
Lean Operations and its Benefits
The Principles of Quality Management in Operations
Role of Sustainability in Operations Management
1. Understand operations management in a variety of contexts, input-process-output framework, as well as its expansions
2. Examine the various operational transformation procedures
3. Understand the roles of operations managers and the difficulties they confront
4. Understand the content of an operations strategy for decision-making
Citizens of the following countries are eligible for a 50% scholarship upon writing a personal statement. All scholarships are to be approved by the Academic Board. The list of countries are: Sri Lanka, Indonesia, Philippines, Bhutan, Morocco, Vietnam, Papua New Guinea, Laos, Cambodia, India, Nigeria, Ghana, Bangladesh, Laos, Myanmar, Pakistan, Nepal and South Africa. Please talk to your student counselor and ask for the Coupon Code to get the 50% Tuition Waiver.
To pass the unit a 40% overall grade must be achieved.