Six Sigma Lean Green Belt

SCM60002 12.5 Credit Points Hawthorn Available to incoming Study Abroad and Exchange students


  • One Semester or equivalent

Contact hours

  • 36

On-campus unit delivery combines face-to-face and digital learning.

2023 teaching periods


HT2  Term 2

HB7  HE Block 7

17 Apr 23 - 28 May 23

4 Jul 23

Last self enrolment:
17 Apr 23

5 May 23

Last withdraw without fail:
12 May 23

9 Oct 23 - 19 Nov 23

22 Dec 23

Last self enrolment:
9 Oct 23

20 Oct 23

Last withdraw without fail:
3 Nov 23

Aims and objectives

 Pre-2020 unit code: BUS60016
This unit provides students with an understanding of the theory and effective application of Lean Management  concepts, tools and practices to enable positive change. Students are required to target an area within an organisation and leverage their learning to initiate, implement and sustain quantitative and/or qualitative improvements through a workplace project.
Students who successfully complete this unit will be able to: 
1. Apply coherent and advanced knowledge of the analysis required prior to strategy creation and the issues that may arise in the successful implementation of strategy.

2. Critically evaluate the key factors for success and sustainability in a lean deployment.

3. Critically analyse the key lean and change management tools and practices to achieve and sustain process improvements.

4. Apply coherent and advanced knowledge of the lean principles required to strategy facilitate the successful implementation.