Courses & Units

Operations Management JND518

Note:

This unit may be delivered in intensive workshop format

Introduction

This unit evaluates the significance of the Operations Management (OM) function in all types of organisation both public and private and the linkages between this function and other organisational functions such as strategic management, finance, marketing, and human resource management (HRM). It examines systems for converting organisational resources into products and/or services through transformation processes and it introduces key OM concepts such as 'Just-in-Time' (JIT), 'Lean Systems', supply chain management, scheduling, quality management, capacity management & production planning, process design and inventory systems management.

Summary

Unit name Operations Management
Unit code JND518
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Sciences and Engineering
Australian Maritime College
Discipline Seafaring
Teaching staff

NCPS staff - AMC

Available as student elective? Yes
Breadth Unit? No

Availability

This unit is currently unavailable.

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Fees

Domestic

Band Field of Education
3 080307

Fees for next year will be published in October. The fees above only apply for the year shown.

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Teaching

Assessment

Three assignments typically weighted 25%, 35% and 40%. Assignments will include a) case study analysis, b) the use of a number of OM tools and techniques and c) the critical evaluation of a number of OM concepts

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Textbooks

Required

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