School of Business, Management and Economics

Operations Management (N1078)

Operations Management

Module N1078

Module details for 2012/13.

15 credits

FHEQ Level 5

Module learning outcomes

Critically review established principles on operations management in a vartiety of contexts private and public sector covering both manufacturing and service based organisations to enhance organisation efficiency and effectiveness.

Critically evaluate the appropriateness of different approaches for improving the management of operations and evaluate the appropriateness of quality management techniques.

To defend operations management decisions and approaches using management science analytical techniques and tools appropriate for both manufacturing and service based operations.

Coursework components. Weighted as shown below.
Group Project ReportT2 Week 12 100.00%
Unseen ExaminationEnd of Year Assessment60.00%

Submission deadlines may vary for different types of assignment/groups of students.


Coursework components (if listed) total 100% of the overall coursework weighting value.

TermMethodDurationWeek pattern
Spring SemesterLecture2 hours111111111111
Spring SemesterWorkshop2 hours011111111111

How to read the week pattern

The numbers indicate the weeks of the term and how many events take place each week.

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