This course is designed to provide non-business students entering the Project Management
(Post-Graduate Certificate) program with an understanding of the fundamentals of business
operations management and the role that it plays within an organization. In this practical
course, the students will develop an appreciation for the challenges in providing world-class
products, services, and the ability to use some analytical and conceptual framework to guide
their approach and thinking about business operations and project management. The students
will be able to discuss each topic in relation to their background and relate relevance of the
business concepts to their learning of Project Management.