Master of Business (Operations Management)

Approved Abbreviation: MBus(OpMgt)

Western Sydney University Course Code: 2624.3

CRICOS Code: 044855M

Course Status: CONTINUING
This version of the course is available only to continuing or completing students.

Students should follow the course structure for the course version relevant to the year they commenced. This version applies to students whose commencement year for this course is 2012 or later.

Units may be revised or replaced to ensure students are provided with up to date curriculum throughout their studies, and this may result in a new course version. Refer to the Check My Course Progress page in MySR for the most up to date information for your course.

The course is designed for those who wish to prepare for senior operations management roles in manufacturing or service organisations, in both the private and public sectors. The course includes operations management, quality management, supply chain management, logistics, and project management. The course is intended to assist graduates to develop the perspectives and skills necessary for an integrated approach to planning, implementing, upgrading and managing business operations that enhance customer value and organisational effectiveness.

Study Mode
One year full-time or two years part-time.

Course Advice

Dr Hilal


CampusAttendanceModeCourse Advice
Parramatta Campus - Victoria RoadFull TimeInternal See above


An undergraduate degree, or higher, in any discipline.

Applications from Australian citizens and holders of permanent resident visas must be made via the Universities Admissions Centre (UAC).

Applicants who have undertaken studies overseas may have to provide proof of proficiency in English. Local and International applicants who are applying through the Universities Admissions Centre (UAC) will find details of minimum English proficiency requirements and acceptable proof on the UAC website. Local applicants applying directly to the University should also use the information provided on the UAC website.

International applicants must apply directly to Western Sydney University via the International Office.

International students applying to The University through the International Office can find details of minimum English proficiency requirements and acceptable proof on their website.

Overseas qualifications must be deemed by the Australian Education International - National Office of Overseas Skills Recognition (AEI-NOOSR) to be equivalent to Australian qualifications in order to be considered by UAC and Western Sydney University.

Course Structure

Qualification for this award requires the successful completion of 80 credit points as per the recommended sequence below.

Students may only enrol in a maximum of 20 credit points per quarter.

Recommended Sequence

Quarter 1

200782.1Business Operations Management

And one elective (or additional alternate unit)

Quarter 2

51240.5Project Management

And one alternate unit (select from pool below)

Quarter 3

200776.1Compliance Management

And one alternate unit (select from pool below)

Quarter 4

200329.4Supply Chain Management

And one elective (or additional alternate unit)

Alternate Units

51109.3Strategic Analysis and Decision-Making
51276.3Business Re-engineering
51259.4Purchasing and Materials Management
51277.3Innovation and Entrepreneurship
200691.2Business Research Paper
200777.1Strategic Technology Management
200775.1Contemporary Management Theory and Practice
200780.1Enterprise Resource Planning

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