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LB5230 - Managing Strategic Resources and Operations

Credit points: 3
Year: 2014
Student Contribution Band: Band 3
Administered by: School of Business (pre 2015)

This subject identifies and reviews the strategic tangible assets of a firm, the value chain, and how to harmonize the value chain to achieve strategic outcomes. This subject builds on the strategic role of operations management principles, supply chain, and global logistics through to their integrated role in the global economy generally and from an Asian/China perspective in particular. The individual building blocks are: Operations management, Supply chain management and Global logistics

Learning Outcomes

  • demonstrate essential knowledge necessary for a career in business related professions;
  • apply critical thinking to address issues in business;
  • convey information clearly and fluently, in high quality written form appropriate for their audiences;
  • employ technical skills, including numeracy, necessary for professional practice in business;
  • create a collaborative environment for cooperative and constructive working relationships with people from diverse cultures and backgrounds.
Inadmissible
Subject
Combinations:
LB5201

Availabilities

Townsville, Block, Study Period 9
Census Date 09-Oct-2014
Face to face teaching 17-Oct-2014 to 02-Nov-2014 (Fri 17/10 6pm-9pm, Sat 18/10 & Sun 19/10 9am-5pm AND Fri 31/10 6pm-9pm, Sat 1/11 & Sun 2/11 9am-5pm)
Coordinator: Dr Paul Lynch
Lecturer: Dr Michael Underdown.
Workload expectations:
  • 36 hours - Combined lectures, tutorials/workshops; lecturer directed activities
Assessment: case study (50%); case study (50%).

External, Study Period 2
Census Date 28-Aug-2014
Coordinator: Dr Paul Lynch
Lecturer: Dr Michael Underdown.
Workload expectations:
  • 36 hours - Combined lectures, tutorials/workshops; lecturer directed activities
Method of Delivery: WWW - LearnJCU
Assessment: case study (50%); case study (50%).

Cairns, Block, Study Period 8
Census Date 21-Aug-2014
Face to face teaching 01-Aug-2014 to 17-Aug-2014 (Fri 1/8 6pm-9pm, Sat 2/8 & Sun 3/8 9am-5pm AND Fri 15/8 6pm-9pm, Sat 16/8 & Sun 17/8 9am-5pm)
Coordinator: Dr Paul Lynch
Lecturer: Dr Michael Underdown.
Workload expectations:
  • 36 hours - Combined lectures, tutorials/workshops; lecturer directed activities
Assessment: case study (50%); case study (50%).

JCU Brisbane, Internal, Study Period 22
Census Date 14-Aug-2014
Coordinator: Dr Paul Lynch
Lecturer: <Person not found>.
Workload expectations:
  • 36 hours - Combined lectures, tutorials/workshops; lecturer directed activities
Assessment: case study (50%); case study (50%).

JCU Brisbane, Internal, Study Period 23
Census Date 11-Dec-2014
Coordinator: Dr Paul Lynch
Lecturer: <Person not found>.
Workload expectations:
  • 36 hours - Combined lectures, tutorials/workshops; lecturer directed activities
Assessment: case study (50%); case study (50%).

JCU Brisbane, Block, Study Period 24
Census Date 13-Mar-2014
Face to face teaching 08-Feb-2014 to 16-Feb-2014 (Sat 8/2, 9/2 and 15/2, 16/2)
Workload expectations:
  • 36 hours - Combined lectures, tutorials/workshops; lecturer directed activities
Assessment: case study (50%); case study (50%).

JCU Brisbane, Block, Study Period 26
Census Date 11-Sep-2014
Face to face teaching 14-Sep-2014 to 21-Sep-2014 (14, 15, 20, 21 Sept 14. Exam 2/1/0/14)
Coordinator: Dr Boaz Bernstein
Lecturer: Dr Michael Underdown.
Workload expectations:
  • 36 hours - Combined lectures, tutorials/workshops; lecturer directed activities
Assessment: case study (50%); case study (50%).

Note: Minor variations might occur due to the continuous Subject quality improvement process, and in case of minor variation(s) in assessment details, the Subject Outline represents the latest official information.