SMF2298F - Introduction to Operations management


Lessons are not given in the academic year 2020/2021

Course content

setting goals and managing with shortage of resources
Value creation strategies and strategic management
Development process for products and processes
Value creation process
Continous improvement
Lean philosophy, implementation and transformation
Knowledge creation and learning

Learning outcome

After completing the course, the student is supposed to have:
-insight into how a company can have effective and efficient value creation
-insight into how technology and people should work to create competitive advantages
-be able to develop efficient and effective strategies for value creation

Learning methods and activities

Nett based teaching with assignments.

Compulsory assignments

  • Approved Exercises

Further on evaluation

Re-sit of written exam in August.

Specific conditions

Exam registration requires that class registration is approved in the same semester. Compulsory activities from previous semester may be approved by the department.

Admission to a programme of study is required:
Business Administration, part-time (BØKLED-F)

Course materials

will be announced in the start of the course

Credit reductions

Course code Reduction From To
SMF2298 7.5
TEK2031F 7.5 01.09.2018
TEK2031 7.5 01.09.2018
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Version: 1
Credits:  7.5 SP
Study level: Intermediate course, level II


Language of instruction: Norwegian

Location: Gjøvik

Subject area(s)


Contact information
Course coordinator: Lecturer(s):

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Industrial Economics and Technology Management



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