Subjects

Operations and Supply Chain Management

Overview

Operations and Supply Chain Management deals with understanding and integrating business processes within and between organisations.

Areas of study

This subject includes topics in operations management, business process design, business logistics, e-business and supply chains, production planning and scheduling, and quality management.

You can study Operations and Supply Chain Management in the following programmes:

What you will learn

A specialisation in Operations and Supply Chain Management will enable you to use technologically sophisticated methods to solve business problems related to the journey of products and services from the manufacturer or provider to the end customer. You will gain an understanding of the techniques required for managing and improving the integration of design, resources, processes and customer requirements.

Career opportunities

If you combine this subject with a specialisation in an additional discipline such as Information Systems, Marketing, Accounting or Finance, you will possess a graduate profile that is greatly sought after by employers. Potential positions include operations analyst/consultant, production scheduling planner/manager, quality manager, ERP consultant, and supply chain consultant.

More information

For more information see the Business School website: Why study Operations and Supply Chain Management?