(Short Course) Business Operations Management

Course details

  • Duration 8 weeks
  • Location Online

Why choose this course?

Business operations management is a key skill and knowledge area in an era where organisations are undergoing big, complex and interdependent changes.

Key course features

  • Learn business operations management skills and how to lead operations.
  • Explore ways to help your business establish and grow its offer in competitive markets.

What you will study

The content for the course will be delivered over the course of 8 weeks and will broadly address the following:

  • Introduction to Business Operations Management
  • Process flow and capacity management
  • Lean operations and quality control
  • Supply chain management
  • Risk assessment and mitigation
  • Tool kits and techniques for business operations planning
  • Implementing a business operations plan prioritising human and material resources
  • Adapting to evolving risks and opportunities

The delivery will include:

  • 1 x recorded lecture per week
  • Supporting signposts to learning material on Moodle, such as links to videos (e.g. TED talks), a Moodle book if appropriate and further reading
  • Material to support the delivery of 6 x Asynchronous tutorials
  • Delivery of 2 x 2hr Dialogic forums

Entry requirements & applying

To book onto this course, please visit the online store.

Teaching & Assessment

Portfolio – Learning log and Journal.

Fees & funding


Course dates

31st October 2022