Course Brief

On completion of this module, learners will be able to understand the concepts of operations management that link to the efficiency and effectiveness of the supply chain and explain plans, designs, processes and systems for the improved control or improvement of supply chain operations.


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On completion of this module, learners will be able to:

  • Understand the concept and scope of operations management
  • Understand improvement methodologies that can be applied in operations management
  • Assessment Format – Objective response. Closed book under examination conditions (Computer Based Examination)
  • Number of learning outcomes tested – 2
  • Marks per learning outcome – 30
  • Question format – Multiple Choice/Short Scenario
  • Examination Duration: 1.5 hours
  • Pass Mark – 70%
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