Core Module Information
Module title: Operations Management

SCQF level: 09:
SCQF credit value: 20.00
ECTS credit value: 10

Module code: SOE09103
Module leader: Aboozar Jamalnia
School The Business School
Subject area group: Management

There are no pre-requisites for this module to be added

Description of module content:

Introduction to Operations ManagementThe strategic role and objectives for operationsProcess design and flowQuality and operations Improvement through SixSigmaLean operationsCapacity planning and controlLocation, the service dimensionCapacity planning and control, forecastingSustainability and Innovations in Operations

Learning Outcomes for module:

Upon completion of this module you will be able to

LO1: Critically reflect on the contribution of operations to organisational performance.

LO2: Provide a rationale for operations strategy.

LO3: Apply knowledge of key contemporary issues in the management of operations.

LO4: Analyse and assess operations management situations.

LO5: Formulate and develop solutions to operations management situations.

Full Details of Teaching and Assessment
2023/4, Trimester 2, In Person, Edinburgh Napier University
Occurrence: 001
Primary mode of delivery: In Person
Location of delivery: CRAIGLOCKHAR
Partner: Edinburgh Napier University
Member of staff responsible for delivering module: Aboozar Jamalnia
Module Organiser:

Student Activity (Notional Equivalent Study Hours (NESH))
Mode of activityLearning & Teaching ActivityNESH (Study Hours)
Online Guided independent study 140
Face To Face Lecture 12
Face To Face Tutorial 8
Total Study Hours200
Expected Total Study Hours for Module200

Type of Assessment Weighting % LOs covered Week due Length in Hours/Words
Oral Presentation 10 1~2~3~4~5 Not Yet Determi HOURS= 30 minutes
Report 30 1~2~3~4~5 Week 8 , WORDS= 3000 words
Centrally Time Tabled Examination 60 1~2~3~4~5 Exam Period HOURS= 2 hours
Component 1 subtotal: 40
Component 2 subtotal: 60
Module subtotal: 100

Indicative References and Reading List - URL:
Operations Management