Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne) Intensive, Cloud (online)
Burwood (Melbourne) Intensive
The unit will be taught in intensive mode at Burwood (Melbourne) on the following dates from 9.00am to 5.00pm:
Students are required to attend all four sessions.
Cloud(online): Learning resources are via CloudDeakin
Burwood (Melbourne) Intensive is subject to minimum numbers
The unit considers operation management as a transformative, cross-functional process. It covers both manufacturing and service contexts and is based upon learning from case studies, simulations and examples. Topics include: operations and supply chain strategy; quality management; product and process design; capacity planning; scheduling; and materials and inventory management. A holistic approach is taken, and the emphasis is on dealing with individual aspects of operations within an overall strategic framework for business effectiveness.
Assessment 1 (group/3 students) - Written Assignment (3000 words) - 40%
Assessment 2 (individual) - Research Report (4000 words) - 60%
* Rate for all CSP students, except for those who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010** Rate for CSP students who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010Please note: Unit fees listed do not apply to Deakin Prime students.