Strategy and operations - exchange modules

Throughout your time with us you’ll explore the latest developments in the field, and master the complex set of skills needed to embark on a career in strategy and operations. Build the skills and competencies to help businesses manage the planning, production and delivery of their products and services. 

We offer both undergraduate and postgraduate exchange opportunities. Included below is a list of all modules available for exchange students studying strategy and operations at the University of Plymouth

First year modules 

All modules are 20 credits

Semester 1:
  • STO100 – World Enterprise – Immersive module

Semester 2:
  • STO101 – Information for Business Decisions

Second year modules

All modules are 20 credits

Semester 1:
  • STO200 – Introduction to Operations Management
  • STO207 – Operations Management & Supply Chain Challenges
  • STO209 – International Logistics & Supply Chain Operations

Semester 2:
  • STO202 – Management Decision Making
  • STO204 – Business Ethics
  • STO205 – An Introduction to International Business


Third year modules

All modules are 20 credits

Semester 1:
  • STO300 – Global Enterprise
  • STO302 – Strategic Analysis & Research Methods

Semester 2:
  • STO301 – Operations Management for Competitive Advantage
  • STO306 – Current Issues in Management
  • STO308 – Current Issues in Information Technology
  • STO309 – Corporate Strategy
  • STO312 – Business Management
  • STO313 – Strategic Management: Theory & Practice

Postgrad exchange modules

All modules are 20 credits

Semester 1:
  • STO700A - International Business Environment 
  • STO708 - International Business Context and Finance 

Semester 2:

  • STO701C - Knowledge Management and Decision Making
  • STO702 - Global Supply Chain Management
  • STO703 - International Strategic Management 
  • STO704 - Operations and Project Management 
  • STO705 - Quality Management and Lean Thinking