20 Credits SPRING

Pre-requisites: MGT253


Aims/Description: Operations Management and Supply Chain Management deal with the production of goods and services and relate closely to other business functions. They are concerned with the effective, efficient and economic marshalling of the organisations resources to meet its objectives. Operations Management is a central business function in all commercial businesses. Supply Chain Management expands the role of Operations Management into understanding how purchasing and supply can be managed. This module is intended to develop higher level skills in Operations Management and Supply Chain Management beyond those developed at level 2, with application specifically to Rolls Royce Ltd.

Teaching Methods: Lectures, Tutorials, Independent Study
Assessment: Formal Exam, Course work

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