DE6306 – Operations Management

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Module code
DE6306
Module title
Operations Management
Prescription
To develop an understanding of the principles of production operations management and its application to engineering production operations management
Programmes
  • EN1603
  • SC1101
NZQA Level
Level 6
NZQA Credits
15
Delivery method
  • Web-Enhanced
Learning hours
Directed hours
90
Self directed hours
60
Total learning hours
150
Resources required
Learning Outcomes
1.Explain and discuss the principles and strategies associated with engineering operations management.
2.Analyse facilities and carry out layout planning
3.Apply the principles and strategies of engineering operations management
4.Analyse a process for the purpose of waste management
Content
Principles and definitions of production and operations management
Process strategies and capacity planning
Location strategies
Facilities and layout planning
Principles of productivity measurement and improvement
Work Study, method study, work measurement
Materials handling
Waste management and reduction
Assessment Criteria
Assignment40
Project40
Project20