Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2011.
|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2011:Semester 1, Hawthorn - Taught on campus.
Semester 2, Hawthorn - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 40 hours face-to-face delivery |
Total Time Commitment: Estimated total time commitment of 160 hours.
|Prerequisites:||Entry to this Course|
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||none|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||None|
|Core Participation Requirements:||For the purposes of considering requests for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Students Experiencing Academic Disadvantage Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Description, Subject Objectives, Generic Skills and Assessment Requirements of this entry. |
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Melbourne Consulting and Custom Programs
Level 3, 442 Auburn Rd Hawthorn
Phone: 9810 3300
Please note: this subject is currently closed and MCCP is not accepting enrolments. The last intake into this subject was Sem 2, 2010.
The subject provides a body of knowledge about the dynamics and structure of the coal mining and related industries. This includes:
|Objectives:||Subject objectives |
The subject objectives are to provide students with:
• Management skills for effective operations in bulk export systems
• Skills for managing complex coal mining and export systems
• Understanding the global nature and global drivers on the local industry
• Understanding the trade-offs between efficiency, costs and customer value
• The skills to operate effectively within difficult policy scenarios
• An understanding of variability of demand and robustness in coal export chains
• An understanding of process mapping and dynamic modeling solutions for efficient bulk systems
Assessment, for each of the three subjects in the Certificate, is by way of a seminar presentation (10 percent), a group syndicate project and presentation (40 percent) and a Research Report (50 percent).
|Recommended Texts:||Students are provided a full reading pack and subject guide|
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
|Links to further information:||www.mccp.unimelb.edu.au|
Graduate Certificate in Bulk Freight Systems Management |
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