The course takes place in period

3 (2022-01-01 to 2022-03-13)

Level/category

Professional studies

Teaching language

English

Type of course

Compulsory

Cycle/level of course

First

Recommended year of study

2

Total number of ECTS

5 cr

Competency aims

The aim of the course is that the student can use
analytical tools to balance the purchasing
decision.

Learning outcomes

At the end of the course the student is expected
to:
Be able to understand and be involved in planning
an efficient warehousing system.
Know tools for inventory control, lot
calculations in purchasing, ABC-analysis in Excel
and warehouse design
Understand the connection between stock
optimization and sustainable stock operations

Course contents

  • Inventory strategies
  • Double ABC analysis as a case
  • Technology used in the field of warehousing
  • Building a warehousing database system

Prerequisites and co-requisites

Introduction to logistics and basic knowledge in
purchasing.Excel tables and formulas.

Study activities

  • Lectures - 30 hours
  • Excursions and demonstrations - 20 hours
  • Individual- and group instruction - 10 hours
  • Practical exercises - 20 hours
  • Individual studies - 55 hours

Workload

  • Total workload of the course: 135 hours
  • Of which autonomous studies: 135 hours
  • Of which scheduled studies: 0 hours

Mode of Delivery

Participation in tuition

Assessment methods

  • Exams (written-, oral-, home-)
  • Essays, reports, productions and portfolio

Assessment requirements

The course is held in two parts by two teachers.
Maximum points for both parts 50 points, maximum
points totally 100 points
To pass the course the student should pass the
following examinations:
Get at least 25 points from both parts of the
course, totally at least 50 p of 100 p
(cases, learning portfolio, exam etc.)

Teacher

  • Adlercreutz Erica
  • Nyberg Janne

Examiner

Adlercreutz Erica

Group size

No limit (38 students enrolled)

Assignments valid until

12 months after course has ended

Course enrolment period

2021-12-22 to 2022-01-06

Assessment methods

  • 2022-03-10 - Exams
  • Date will be announced later - Reports and productions
Room reservations
Date Time Room Title Description Organizer
2022-01-13 09:00 - 12:30 Warehousing and Optimisation Join Zoom Meeting https://arcada.zoom.us/j/62383769746?from=addon Meeting ID: 623 8376 9746 Adlercreutz Erica
2022-01-19 09:00 - 12:30 Warehousing and Optimisation Join Zoom Meeting https://arcada.zoom.us/j/61102065485?from=addon Meeting ID: 611 0206 5485 Adlercreutz Erica
2022-01-27 09:00 - 13:00 Warehousing and Optimisation Join Zoom Meeting https://arcada.zoom.us/j/62936191071?from=addon Meeting ID: 629 3619 1071 Adlercreutz Erica
2022-02-03 09:00 - 12:30 Warehousing and Optimisation Join Zoom Meeting https://arcada.zoom.us/j/64740130776 Meeting ID: 647 4013 0776 Adlercreutz Erica
2022-02-10 09:00 - 13:00 E385 Warehousing and Optimisation Nyberg Janne
2022-02-15 09:00 - 13:00 E385 Warehousing and Optimisation Nyberg Janne
2022-02-24 09:00 - 13:00 E385 Warehousing and Optimisation Nyberg Janne
2022-03-04 09:00 - 13:00 E383 Warehousing and Optimisation Nyberg Janne
2022-03-17 12:00 - 15:00 D4107-08 Warehousing and Optimisation Exam Adlercreutz Erica
Nyberg Janne
2022-04-08 11:15 - 14:15 D4106 Warehousing and Optimisation Re-exam 1 Adlercreutz Erica
2022-04-28 09:15 - 12:15 B320 Warehousing and Optimisation Re-exam 2 Adlercreutz Erica

Course and curriculum search