UNIVERSITY OF CAPE TOWN (UCT)

Advanced Operations Management online short course

2018 DATES TO BE CONFIRMED

Experience a course that will take your knowledge and skills beyond the basics of day-to-day operations management, allowing you to become a strategic partner within your organisation.

Course information

Interested?
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Length:
8 weeks online
Effort:
10-12 hours per week
Price:
ZAR R17,900Options Available
University:
University of Cape Town (UCT)
Language:
English

Course Information

Interested?
Download the Course Prospectus to find out more.
Length:
8 weeks online
Effort:
10-12 hours per week
Price:
University:
University of Cape Town (UCT)
Language:
English

Introduction

With an advanced operations management skill set you could maximise your organisation’s output and have a direct strategic impact on its success.

Ready to become an invaluable asset to your organisation's processes?

Through studying the UCT Advanced Operations Management course you’ll become more competent in your business management abilities by mastering scheduling, capacity, forecasting and people management. At the end of the course you'll walk away with an operations management certificate, approved by UCT.

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What will set you apart

This advanced operations management course gives you:

  • The ability to align your organisation’s operations and functional strategies
  • The skills to create and implement an operational risk management that ensures smooth business management
  • The confidence to stand out in this lucrative industry as an expert in operations management
  • Powerful proof of your advanced operations management skill set from a UCT-approved certificate

Course curriculum

The UCT Advanced Operations Management online short course, will equip you with the most up-to-date strategic abilities and empower you to further your operations management career. With a personalised and supported framework, you’ll study in your own time, guided by industry experts and a dedicated support team. Here’s what you’ll cover:

  • Orientation Module: Welcome to your Online Campus
  • Course Module 1: Aligning an organisation's operations and functional strategies
  • Course Module 2: Operational processes
  • Course Module 3: Location, capacity and layout strategy
  • Course Module 4: Forecasting strategy
  • Course Module 5: People management
  • Course Module 6: Materials management and strategy
  • Course Module 7: Managing aggregate and scheduling planning
  • Course Module 8: Operational risk management strategy

Earn a certificate from the University of Cape Town (UCT)

On completion of this course you earn a certificate from a top-tier university as powerful proof of your new competencies and use it to set yourself apart from the rest and get recognised in the job market.

Your teaching team

At GetSmarter, we improve lives through better education. One of the ways that we achieve this is by bringing rich industry context to an academic environment through our expert facilitation and engagement. We work with university faculty and industry experts to provide a practical, industry lens on the world's leading university subjects.

Readiness test

This Readiness Test will help you assess your preparedness for this course by asking you a few quick questions relating to time management, technological requirements, your expectations, and the subject matter level - to help you confirm that this online course is the right fit for you.

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