Strategic Business Management for Railways

Module Title - Strategic Business Management for Railways
Number of credits - 10

Module description 

This module addresses the choice of railway technology elements and processes, with the objective of matching technology to route, operational requirements and legislation.

The team discusses the option of future proofing, back-up systems and emerging technologies. It covers issue such as obsolescence management, managing tolerances in documentation and manufacturing. Topics of quality control are covered.

The module also addresses management of design processes, supply chain specification, risks and change. The teaching is complemented with case studies of system application and relevant projects.