UNIVERSITY OF CAPE TOWN

ADVANCED OPERATIONS MANAGEMENT

In collaboration with SA’s leader in online education, GetSmarter

Duration

8 weeks, excluding
orientation

Effort

10–12 hours per week,
entirely online

Learning Format

Weekly modules,
flexible learning

ON COMPLETION OF THIS COURSE, YOU’LL WALK AWAY WITH:

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The advanced skills you need to establish yourself as a leader in business optimisation.

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The ability to design and implement an effective operations strategy to enhance business efficiency.

3

Knowledge of how to align people management practices with organisational requirements, and the tools to mitigate risks.

4

Proof of your operations management expertise in the form of a certificate from Africa’s leading university.1

1 QS Top Universities (Jan, 2020).

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COURSE CURRICULUM

Module 1:
Aligning an Organisation’s Operational and Functional Strategies
Module 2:
Operational Processes
Module 3:
Location, Capacity and Layout Strategy
Module 4:
Forecasting Strategy
Module 5:
People Management
Module 6:
Materials Management and Strategy
Module 7:
Managing Aggregate and Scheduling Planning
Module 8:
Operational Risk Management

AN ONLINE EDUCATION THAT SETS YOU APART

This UCT online short course is delivered in collaboration with online education provider GetSmarter. Join a growing community of global professionals, and benefit from the opportunity to:

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Gain verifiable and relevant competencies and earn invaluable recognition from an international selection of universities, entirely online and in your own time

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Enjoy a personalised, people-mediated online learning experience created to make you feel supported at every step

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Experience a flexible but structured approach to online education as you plan your learning around your life to meet weekly milestones

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