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Diploma in Operations Management


Diploma in Operations Management
Diploma in Operations Management

Understand the important responsibilities and decision making that an operations manager must deal with on a day-to-day basis


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Course Description

Operations management is important to any organization, whether they are manufacturing companies producing physical products or organizations offering services. ALISON's free diploma in operations management online course reviews a wide variety of topics from the development of operations management, to the role of the operations manager, the transformation model, planning and scheduling methodologies and practices, and inventory and quality management.

The Diploma in Operations Management will give you a thorough understanding and knowledge of operations management and its organizational and managerial applications.

The course is ideal for anyone who would like to contribute to the development of an organization in the area of operations management.

Certification

To qualify for your official ALISON Diploma, Certificate or PDF you must study and complete all modules and score 80% or more in each of the course assessments. A link to your Diploma certificate will then appear under the My Certificates heading of your My Account page.

Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this course you will know the three basic components of operations management and the strategies used in business development. You will gain knowledge of the relationship between operations, productivity and competitiveness. You will also be able to identify the difference between manufacturing and service-based organizations. Overall, this course will help you to understand the important responsibilities and decision making that an operations manager must deal with on a day-to-day basis.


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Module Title
Module 1: What is Operations Management?
Module 2: Development of Operations Management
Module 3: The Operations Manager
Operations Management Assessment 1
Module 4: The Transformation Model
Module 5: The Boundary of the Operations System
Module 6: Operations Management Strategies
Module 7: Applying Operations Management - Inventory and Quality Management
Operations Management Assessment 2
Operations Management End of Course Assessment

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Course Rating (By Learners): 4 stars based on 878 reviews
Course Title: Diploma in Operations Management
Course #: 345
Course Publisher: OpenLearn
Course Category: 25
Content Origin:
Course Description: Operations management is important to any organization, whether they are manufacturing companies producing physical products or organizations offering services. ALISON's free diploma in operations management online course reviews a wide variety of topics from the development of operations management, to the role of the operations manager, the transformation model, planning and scheduling methodologies and practices, and inventory and quality management.

The Diploma in Operations Management will give you a thorough understanding and knowledge of operations management and its organizational and managerial applications.

The course is ideal for anyone who would like to contribute to the development of an organization in the area of operations management.
License: This course is available from OpenLearn through the following Creative Commons licence:
Creative Commons License
Release Date: 11 February 2013
Content  
Course Duration (Avg Learner): 6-10 Hours
Video/Audio: None
Audio Only: None
Animation: None
Assessments: Yes
Education Level
Age appropriateness: 16+ Years
Minimum Grade/Class Level:
Validation: Level 5
ALISON Testing: Yes
Certification Availability
PDF Download: No
Parchment: Yes
Framed Certification: Yes

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  • SABASTIAN WAINAINA
    SABASTIAN WAINAINA Kenya The course is really enjoyable and very educative.. 2015-06-18 16:06:31
  • Sunjjoy Kirdatt
    Sunjjoy Kirdatt India The course materials is excellent 2015-06-07 04:06:16
  • Churchill Hagan
    Churchill Hagan Nigeria It's very interesting and also helps my operational duties' work place 2015-06-05 09:06:36
  • Arshad Khan
    Arshad Khan United Arab Emirates Very informative and comprehensive course. 2015-06-03 10:06:25
  • Veronica Shaw
    Veronica Shaw United Kingdom I found the course very informative and quite rewarding. I am looking forward to undertaking my next course and I would encourage everyone to get learning. Thank for this opportunity to learn with you. 2015-05-30 20:05:07
  • Md. Mahabubar Rahman
    Md. Mahabubar Rahman Bangladesh I reviewed all the topics under each module of the course entitled Online Diploma in Operations Management and found the contents really interesting and helpful for me and all managers like me as well. it is also helpful for any practitioner who is planing his or her career to build in the line of operations and management. 2015-05-19 11:05:49
  • James Peter Omwatum
    James Peter Omwatum Uganda Very informative 2015-05-13 17:05:41
  • Emmanuel Ansong
    Emmanuel Ansong Ghana It is a very detailed course and has actually broaden my knowledge 2015-05-11 18:05:03
  • Stephen Gormley
    Stephen Gormley United Kingdom What a well thought out course. 2015-03-19 13:03:37
  • Thompson Abiodun
    Thompson Abiodun Nigeria Though learning still in progress but I kind of getting more knowledge about operations management which I believe would be useful to me. Thanks to Alison. 2015-03-14 12:03:04
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