Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2015.
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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2015:Semester 1, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Semester 2, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 36 hours normally delivered as 1 x 3 hour lecture/tutorial per week |
Total Time Commitment:
Estimated 200 hours
Admission into one of the following streams of the MC-ENG Master of Engineering:
Master of Engineering (Chemical with Business), Master of Engineering (Civil with Business), Master of Engineering (Mechanical with Business), Master of Engineering (Electrical with Business), Master of Engineering (Software with Business)
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||None|
|Core Participation Requirements:||
For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Student Support and Engagement Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Overview, Learning Outcomes, Assessment and Generic Skills sections of this entry.
It is University policy to take all reasonable steps to minimise the impact of disability upon academic study, and reasonable adjustments will be made to enhance a student's participation in the University's programs. Students who feel their disability may impact on meeting the requirements of this subject are encouraged to discuss this matter with a Faculty Student Adviser and Student Equity and Disability Support: http://services.unimelb.edu.au/disability
CoordinatorAssoc Prof Patrick Foley, Mr Ian Rosewall
This subject emphasises the critical nature of Operations Management as an essential part of a competent engineer’s portfolio of knowledge and skills.
INTENDED LEARNING OUTCOMES (ILOs)
This subject aims to highlight the skills and competencies needed by engineers to ensure their ongoing contribution to an organisation’s operations and competitive position. These include:
Intended Learning Outcomes (ILO's) 1 to 5 are addressed in both group assignments, class participation, all quizzes and the exam
Hurdle requirement: The examination must be passed to pass the subject
Managing Processes, Customised book prepared by Kannan Sethuraman and Gerardo Berbeglia, 2012, The University of Melbourne, McGraw-Hill Australia Pty Ltd.,
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This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
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On completion of this subject, students should:
LEARNING AND TEACHING METHODS
The subject is delivered through lectures, tutorials, case studies and workshop sessions.
INDICATIVE KEY LEARNING RESOURCES
Students are provided with lecture slides, case studies, tutorial materials and solutions.
CAREERS / INDUSTRY LINKS
Exposure to the tolls and techniques that prepare graduate engineers for leadership roles in operations management and business improvement.
Master of Engineering (Biomedical with Business) |
Master of Engineering (Chemical with Business)
Master of Engineering (Civil with Business)
Master of Engineering (Electrical with Business)
Master of Engineering (Mechanical with Business)
Master of Engineering (Software with Business)
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