Operations Management, Logistics and Accounting MSc

Course code: 5155F

Full time: 12 months

 

 

 

Our Operations Management, Logistics and Accounting MSc provides you with the specialist knowledge and skills to work in operations management or management accounting, in a variety of sectors including health, manufacturing, transport, engineering, and purchasing.

This course is closely aligned to the Operations, Logistics and Supply Chain Management MSc but will deepen your knowledge of financial and cost accounting, providing you with an understanding of finance and a greater knowledge of financial decision-making in areas such as product costing and investing.

Organisations are constantly evaluating ways to reduce costs, shorten production and distribution times, and better manage risk in order to develop and maintain a competitive advantage. The effective management of these functions is therefore of vital importance and qualified practitioners are increasingly in demand.

This course develops critical skills which will help you to evaluate, synthesise and apply theories and concepts in operations and accounting. You will apply these skills to a range of complex, open ended problems, demonstrating your understanding of theory and in the future to shaping organisational performance. Our teaching covers topics in a national and international context.

The course also makes sure you can provide technical, commercial and managerial leadership and possess good interpersonal and communication skills.

Your development

On completion of this course you will be able to:

  • learn independently and inter-dependently and use reflective skills to enable them to become a lifelong learner and capable problem solver in a business environment
  • critically apply relevant theory and concepts to a range of complex, open ended problems, and use a full range of transferable professional skills
  • provide technical, commercial and managerial leadership communicate effectively and possess good interpersonal skills

 

Career focus

  • A sample of job titles our graduates now hold include: Graduate Procurement Engineer / Trading and Operations Manager / Product Supply Manager / Materials Controlled and Operations Analyst
  • A sample of employers who our graduates now work for include: LUKOIL Overseas Baltic Ltd / Steel Mont Pvt Ltd / Procter & Gamble / Ipsos MORI / Pepsi / Petrofac International Ltd / China Communications Construction Company Ltd / Karl Storz

 

 

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