This course introduces users to the theory and applications of enterprise resource planning and operational systems and processes. A range of business decision analytics is covered in the course that has as their goal, optimizing economical use of resources and maximizing productivity and efficiency in the firm. Drawing on the recognizable tools, information technology and methods of operations management students will develop an understanding of enterprise planning, analytic models, deterministic methods of analysis, and scrutiny of results. Upon completion of this course, users will understand the importance of examining and determining applicable information and determine preferred operational strategies for improvement. The consequences to the organisation and stakeholders of making improvements and changes are also considered.
Understand key concepts in operations management and resource planning
Learn to analyse and evaluate the role of enterprise resource planning
Learn how to investigate and analyse the core business processes
Equip you with the tools to appraise the use of operations resource planning
Learn to critically evaluate & synthesize information from a range of sources