SMF2298F - Introduction to Operations management


New from the academic year 2021/2022

Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: School exam
Grade: Letters

Evaluation Weighting Duration Grade deviation Examination aids
School exam 100/100 4 hours C

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: KNOWLEDGE: -insight into how a company can have effective and efficient value creation -insight into how technology and people should work to create competitive advantages SKILLS: -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

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 AUTUMN 2018
TEK2031 7.5 AUTUMN 2018
More on the course



Version: 1
Credits:  7.5 SP
Study level: Intermediate course, level II


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  AUTUMN 2021

Language of instruction: Norwegian

Location: Gjøvik

Subject area(s)
  • Economics and Administration
Contact information
Course coordinator: Lecturer(s):

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Industrial Economics and Technology Management


Examination arrangement: School exam

Term Status code Evaluation Weighting Examination aids Date Time Examination system Room *
Autumn ORD School exam 100/100 C 2021-11-29 09:00 INSPERA
Room Building Number of candidates
M433-Eksamensrom 4.etg Mustad, Inngang A 9
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