This course is designed for those looking for a career in operations and logistics either within companies or in specialist logistics and operations businesses. Overall, students acquire knowledge about the primary and support activities in a value chain and advanced operations and logistics management practices and techniques.
Students of this programme will acquire specialist, cognitive and transferable skills including critical thinking and creativity, problem solving and decision making, effective use of information and communications technology, presentation, teamwork, personal effectiveness and ethics and value management. Case studies are also used to understand workplace scenarios.
The Postgraduate MSc degree programmes offered by Norwich Business School adopt an approach to teaching and learning which is designed to promote academic achievement as well as developing the potential for future managerial excellence.
This degree is a step towards working as an operations, purchasing, logistics or supply chain manager in both manufacturing and service companies in public or private sectors. You will acquire skills and practices for conducting operations and logistics research and these will enable you to pursue a PhD degree or work in consulting firms.