Business Operations Management
Business Operations Management
Degree / Award Title
Bachelor of Business Administration in Business Operations Management
Offering Academic Unit
Department of Management Sciences
Mode of Study

Aims of Major

Develop students’ analytical abilities, problem-solving skills and technical competence that are useful in managerial decision-making; provide students with an integrated curriculum combining general business foundation, and advanced management topics to prepare them for managerial positions in an global economy; enable students’ to diagnose operational and business problems, develop and implement solution for various kinds of organizations in the financial, commercial, and service sector.

Intended Learning Outcomes of Major (MILOs)

  1. Demonstrate key knowledge and skills in business-related disciplines.
  2. Communicate effectively in English and Chinese.
  3. Apply creative and critical thinking in solving business-related problems.
  4. Attain personal and team goals using individual and interpersonal skills.
  5. Demonstrate awareness of ethical and global issues in business.
  6. Demonstrate competence in applying operations management techniques and scientific problem-solving skills using specific computer software to make rational, systematic and knowledge-based business decisions and to develop feasible solutions.
  7. Analyse, interpret and critically evaluate business issues and alternatives related to data, information, analytical models and/or operations management.

Degree Requirements

Requirements Normative 4-year
Advanced Standing I1 Advanced Standing II2
Gateway Education requirement 30 credit units 21 credit units 12 credit units
College requirement 42 credit units 42 credit units 21 credit units
Major requirement

30 credit units

30 credit units 30 credit units
Free electives / Minor (if applicable) 18 credit units Not required Not required
Minimum Graduation Requirement: 120 credit units 93 credit units 63 credit units
Maximum Credit Units Permitted: 144 credit units 114 credit units 84 credit units
Note 1: For students with recognised Advanced Level Examinations or equivalent qualifications.
Note 2: For Associate Degree/Higher Diploma graduates admitted as senior-year intake students.

Additional Information

The Banking and Finance, Trade and Supply Chain, Hospitality and Retail industries have high demand to recruit graduates taking up operations management related positions. Our major offers suitable courses as major elective to prepare our students for entering these industries; students will be advised to select appropriate major elective courses according to their interests towards the different industries.