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ES91P - Knowledge-Based Asset Management

  • Module code: ES91P
  • Module name: Knowledge-Based Asset Management
  • Department: Warwick Manufacturing Group
  • Credit: 10

Content and teaching | Assessment | Availability

Module content and teaching

Principal aims

This module will enable participants to understand how organisations plan and manage resources and assets, to support a business’s policy and strategy and to ensure the effective operation of its processes. In particular, it focuses on the use of quantitative and qualititive data, together with creative problem solving, to maximise engineering asset and resource potential.

Principal learning outcomes

"On completion, participants will be capable of: Understanding the concepts of engineering asset management and its benefits; Understanding the concepts of knowledge management and its impact on asset management; Understanding of and the ability to apply data analysis techniques and methods to identify and analyse opportunities to improve asset management; Understanding of and the ability to apply methods of creative problem solving to improve asset management; Understanding the benefits of waste minimisation and recycling to asset management; Understanding the benefits of supply chain and logistic optimisation to asset management; Critical analysis of resource and asset management contexts; Critical analysis of the benefits, uncertainties and implications of the application of resource and asset management. Identifying suitable asset management objectives and methods; Planning and managing activity to achieve excellence in resource and asset management; Applying a structured approach to engineering asset management."

Timetabled teaching activities

40 hours

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Module assessment

Assessment group Assessment name Percentage
10 CATS (Module code: ES91P-10)
A (Assessed work only) Assessed Course Work 100%
Assessed Course Work 100%

Module availability

This module is available on the following courses:



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