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Global Supply Chain Management and Logistics

2023/2024
Academic Year
ENG
Instruction in English
6
ECTS credits
Course type:
Elective course
When:
2 year, 1, 2 module

Instructor

Course Syllabus

Abstract

The course is aimed to shape a comprehensive understanding of the logistics systems’ tasks and functions as well as to overview the methods of production material flow and supply chain management. Within first module of the course students will study basic concepts and principles of supply chain management including integration to logistics, procurement and shipment, warehousing and inventory, distribution and service, reverse logistics, risks evaluation and forecasting in the field of supply chain management. Second module will provide students with a set of analytical tools and decision supporting technologies to make them able to apply the most efficient approaches in the field of Business analytic to Logistics and supply chain management.
Learning Objectives

Learning Objectives

  • to give students an overview of supply chain management and supply chain analytics essentials
  • to teach them to apply this knowledge into practice through individual and group study and presentations
Expected Learning Outcomes

Expected Learning Outcomes

  • to understand definitions and terms commonly used in supply chain management
  • to apply a set of analytical tools to different decision cases in supply chain context
  • to find weak points of a company’s supply chain and provide recommendations on its enhancement
  • to navigate the structure and content of scientific articles on supply chain management and supply chain analytics research
Course Contents

Course Contents

  • 1 Introduction to the course and Supply Chain Management principles
  • Logistics management
  • Logistics services
  • Planning and procurement
  • Transportation operations + INCOTERMS
  • Manufacturing and Service operations
  • Warehousing operations
  • Product Flow Management
  • Information Flow Management
  • Financial Flow Management
  • SCM and Analytics Essentials
  • Demand Analytics
  • Inventory Analytics
  • Supply Chain Analytics
Assessment Elements

Assessment Elements

  • non-blocking Mind-map
  • non-blocking Group presentation
  • non-blocking Test
  • non-blocking Exam
Interim Assessment

Interim Assessment

  • 2023/2024 2nd module
    0.1 * Mind-map + 0.2 * Group presentation + 0.2 * Test + 0.3 * Exam
Bibliography

Bibliography

Recommended Core Bibliography

  • Logistics and supply chain management, Christopher, M., 2016

Recommended Additional Bibliography

  • Michael H. Hugos. (2018). Essentials of Supply Chain Management: Vol. Fourth Edition. Wiley.