Effective management of industrial operations is critical for any organisation's existence, whether that organisation is in manufacturing or service. This module provides an insight in to the challenging nature of designing, controlling, and improving industrial operations.

 

Course leader

Dr A K N Parlikad

 

Module learning outcomes

On completion of the module students should be able to:

  • Understand the challenges in managing industrial operations; 
  • Learn how to design and control complex supply chains; 
  • Learn how manufacturing industries are moving into services and the challenges they face in doing so; 
  • Understand how complex industrial systems are maintained and managed.