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Area/Catalogue
BUSS 2065

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Course Level
Undergraduate

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Offered Externally
Yes

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Course ID
156841

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Unit Value
4.5

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University-wide elective course
No

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Timetable/s
First Semester
(Study Period 2)
Course owner

Course owner
School of Management

Course aim

This course provides an overview of the role of digital information and technology in todays digital world and introduces students to the analytical skills, tools and techniques required to be successful in business.

Course content

Managing Operations in today’s digital world: Operations Strategy; Designing Products and Services; Making products; Locations and Layout; Managing capacity; Managing Inventory control; Managing Quality ; Managing the supply network with information; Improving business operations.

Textbook(s)

Hill, A & Hill, T 2018, Essential Operations Management, 2nd edn, Macmillan Education , Palgrave, England

Prerequisite(s)

Nil

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, CITY WEST
Preparatory 1 x 1 week
Lecture 2 hours x 10 weeks
Tutorial 1 hours x 10 weeks
Lecture (Virtual) 2 hours x 10 weeks
INTERNAL, CITY WEST (INTENSIVE)
Seminar 30 hours x N/A
EXTERNAL, CITY WEST, ONLINE
External 30 hours x N/A
INTERNAL, OFFSHORE, HONG KONG BAPTIST UNIVERSITY
Offshore 3 hours x 10 weeks

Note: These components may or may not be scheduled in every study period. Please refer to the timetable for further details.


Assessment

Task Length Weighting Duration
INTERNAL, CITY WEST
Report 2000 words 50% N/A
Examination N/A 50% 2.5 hours
INTERNAL, CITY WEST (INTENSIVE)
Report 2000 words 50% N/A
Examination N/A 50% 2.5 hours
EXTERNAL, CITY WEST, ONLINE
Report 2000 words 50% N/A
Examination N/A 50% 2.5 hours
INTERNAL, OFFSHORE, HONG KONG BAPTIST UNIVERSITY
Report 2000 words 50% N/A
Examination N/A 50% 2.5 hours

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.125
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 3)
To determine the fee for this course as part of a Commonwealth Supported program, go to:
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Fee-paying program for domestic and international students
International students and students undertaking this course as part of a postgraduate fee paying program must refer to the relevant program home page to determine the cost for undertaking this course.

Non-award enrolment
Non-award tuition fees are set by the Division offering the course. To determine the cost of this course, go to:
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Not all courses are available on all of the above bases, and students must check to ensure that they are permitted to enrol in a particular course.

* Equivalent Full Time Study Load. Please note all EFTSL values are published and calculated at ten decimal places. Values are displayed to three decimal places for ease of interpretation

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