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.
1 x 3hr class per week
group assignment (20%), individual Assignment 1 (10%), individual Assignment 2 (10%), individual Assignment 3 (10%), final exam (50%)
ECMT5001 or QBUS5001 or QBUS5002Prohibitions