9609 CIE A Level Business Unit 4 - Operations

These presentations aim to cover all of the syllabus points pertinent to CIE A Level Business Unit 4 - Operations, they reference page numbers and activities found in the core textbook suggested by CIE.

The following topics are covered in varying levels of detail:

4.1. The nature of operations: No content beyond Cambridge International AS Level.
4.2 Operations planning
4.2.1 Enterprise resource planning (ERP)
4.3 Inventory management: No content beyond Cambridge International AS Level.
4.4 Capacity utilisation
4.4.1 Measurement and significance of capacity
4.4.2 Increasing capacity utilisation
4.4.3 Outsourcing
4.5 Lean production and quality management
4.5.1 Lean production
4.5.2 Kaizen
4.5.3 Just in Time (JIT)
4.5.4 Quality control and assurance
4.5.5 Total Quality Management
4.5.6 Benchmarking

These presentations are not a substitute for experienced teaching, a thorough understanding of the syllabus and individual needs of the classroom, but I hope that these can save you time and give you some ideas to work from.

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  • 4A.1P-Capacity-Utilisation.pptx
  • 4A.1PbLean-Manufacturing-Cell.mp4
  • 4A.1Pc-P383-Q1-Capacity-Utilisation-Answers--HK-.docx
  • 4A.2P-Flexible-Specialisms--Time-Based-Management.pptx
  • 4A.3P-JIT--Kaizen--Lean-Production.pptx
  • 4A.4P-Evaluating-Lean-Production.pptx
  • 4A.5P-Quality.pptx
  • 4A.6Pa-Quality--Quality-Assurance--Quality-Control.pptx
  • 4A.6Pb-TQM-Meaning-and-Important-Concepts.docx
  • 4A.7P-Benefits-of-Quality-Systems--Potential-Costs-of-Quality-Systems--Essay.pptx
  • 4A.7Pb-Essay-on-Chinese-companies-implementing-quality-systems.docx

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Created: Oct 15, 2019

Updated: Jan 5, 2020

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