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2015 Unit of Study

The session(s) below are for 2015. For Summer School 2015 unit of study availability please visit the Summer School website (main Summer session January/February 2016).

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Business Operations Analysis
UoS Code QBUS6310
Credit points 6
Offered Semester 2
Prerequisites ECMT5001 or QBUS5001 or QBUS5002
Prohibitions ECMT6008
Assumed Knowledge
Additional Information
Lectures 1 x 3hr class per week
Assessment group assignment (20%), individual assignment (30%), final exam (50%)
Description Business operations are the activities that businesses carry out to create value. This unit provides the models needed to analyse business operations of a company or organisation and make management decisions on operational issues. It covers business operations in both manufacturing and service industries, looking at processes, supply chains and quality issues. Topics covered may include the modelling of manufacturing operations and related group technologies, the modelling of financial service operations (e.g. brokerage operations), and the operations implications of internet technologies.