Diploma in Operations Management ExtendedHome » University Courses »
Faculty Website: Faculty of Engineering and the Built Environment
Department: Department of Quality and Operations Management
Programme Level: Undergraduate
Programme Name: Diploma in Operations Management Extended
Programme Code: D6OPEQ
Medium of Facilitation: Full-Time
NQF Level: 6
NQF Credits: 360
The purpose of this qualification is to develop the student’s applied and cognitive competencies in the acquisition, interpretation, understanding and application of management information and decision support. The student should be able to: • manage operational resources within the operations management field; • demonstrate detailed understanding of the different supply chain objectives needed in different operational circumstances; and • reflect on managerial decisions and applications to assess the effect thereof in the holistic context of specialized operational management functions in industry, in order to contextualize their learning to their business environment, and to appreciate improvements and interventions they can affect in their working environments.
This career equips the graduate with the ability to plan, organise and control operational activities in an organisation.
Minimum APS 20 with Mathematics or 22 with Mathematical Literacy, English 4 (50%), Mathematics or Technical Mathematics 3 (40%), Mathematical Literacy 5 (60%).