Our Operations Management Dual Award engages you with the study of operations management. You will explore different business environments and cultural contexts.
On successful completion of the course, you will be awarded: -Operations and Supply Chain Management MSc from Newcastle University -Technology Operations Management MSc from the University of Groningen
The course will suit those looking to develop the necessary specialist knowledge and skills to pursue careers in: -Operations management -Technology management -Supply chain management -General management -Consulting
What you'll learn
You will learn how to: -Analyse operations functions in different countries -Understand various institutional environments -Develop a sharp eye for operations management within multinational enterprises
You will apply the knowledge and understanding that you develop to: -Improve business performance -Develop operations strategies -Organise competitive advantages in technology-intensive industries
This will enhance your employability for operations management roles within international, multinational or transnational companies.
On completion of this course, you will be able to: -Conceptualise real world problems using analytical frameworks drawn from operations theory -Identify key factors and theories, critically analyse and evaluate the concepts and practices of operations strategy in different contexts -Solve operations problems within different business environments, with particular emphasis on operations strategy -Integrate evidence from a variety of sources to effect improvement in the operations performance -Advise within the workplace on operation functions and strategy in both national and international contexts
Graduates from this course have undertaken various roles including: -Business Analyst -Offshore Bid Manager -Senior Consultant -Management Trainee Supply Chain