Taught course

Lean and Agile Operations

Institution
University of Wales Trinity Saint David · School of Engineering, Manufacturing and Logistics
Qualifications
MSc

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Entry requirements

An honours degree at 2.2 or above classification in an appropriate discipline - A GPA Score of 2.5 or above.

The nature of the programme is such that candidates from a wide variety of backgrounds will be considered.

Months of entry

September

Course content

MSc Lean and Agile Operations reflects the current industrial demand for expertise in lean and agile manufacturing techniques.

This programme involves activities that play a key role in managing the extended enterprise. It involves activities that focus on designing products and processes for manufacturing while managing risk at the design stage of product development and process planning.

The discipline embraces areas such as supply chain management and logistics, which are key to competing in global markets and providing world-class service. The programme aims to provide students with knowledge of key procedures in international trade and how organisations can reduce their environmental impact throughout the supply chain and manufacturing operations.

Key areas of quality and purchasing form an integral part of the course where a range of tools and techniques are developed that can be used to improve performance and competitive advantage.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    36 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
Andrew Thorn
Email
andrew.thorn@uwtsd.ac.uk