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MPM792 - Operations Management

Year2015 unit information
Enrolment modes:

Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne) Intensive, Cloud (online)

Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:0.125
Unit chair:

S Orr

Prerequisite:Nil
Corequisite:Nil
Incompatible with:

Nil

Contact hours:

Burwood (Melbourne) Intensive

The unit will be taught in intensive mode at Burwood (Melbourne) on the following dates from 9.00am to 5.00pm:

  • Friday 27 March 2015
  • Saturday 28 March 2015
  • Friday 8 May 2015
  • Saturday 9 May 2015

Students are required to attend all four sessions.

 

Cloud(online): Learning resources are via CloudDeakin

Note:

Burwood (Melbourne) Intensive is subject to minimum numbers

Content

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

Assessment 1 (group/3 students) - Written Assignment (3000 words) - 40%

Assessment 2 (individual) - Research Report (4000 words) - 60%

Unit Fee Information

Student Contribution Rate*Student Contribution Rate**Fee rate - Domestic Students Fee rate - International students
$1283$1283$2962$3697

* 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 2010
Please note: Unit fees listed do not apply to Deakin Prime students.


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