The course takes place in period

3 (2020-01-01 to 2020-03-22)

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

At the end of the course the student is expected to be able to understand how supply chain management contributes to the profitability and competitiveness of the company. The student is also familiar with processes and methods used to improve supply chain operations.

Learning outcomes

The aim of the course is to give students an understanding of key concepts related to supply chain management. This includes supply chain management strategies, the MIC flow and understanding the importance of time in the flow.

Course contents

- Supply chain strategy and Logistic KPI:s - Logistics planning ans time as an factor - Transparency of the supply chain - The MIC-flow

Prerequisites and co-requisites

Introduction to Logistics

Previous course names

None

Additional information

Attendance at lectures is not mandatory but is highly recommended. Handing in assignments on time is mandatory- or it will be rejected. Some assignments are groupwork

Recommended or required reading

Logistics and supply chain management : strategies for reducing cost and improving service / Martin Christopher. 2nd ed./London/Financial Times Prentice Hall, 1998. or a newwer version

Study activities

  • Lectures - 30 hours
  • Individual- and group instruction - 10 hours
  • Practical exercises - 17 hours
  • Individual studies - 76 hours

Workload

  • Total workload of the course: 133 hours
  • Of which autonomous studies: 133 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

Assignments and a final examination.You need to get at least 50p out of 100p (total) to pass the course.

Teacher

Broth Joacim

Examiner

Fabricius Susanna

Home page of the course

https://arcada.itslearning.com/

Group size

No limit (47 students enrolled)

Assignments valid until

12 months after course has ended

Course enrolment period

2019-12-24 to 2020-01-08

Assessment methods

  • Date of examination will be announced later - Exams
  • Date will be announced later - Reports and productions
Room reservations
Date Time Room Title Description Organizer
2020-01-16 08:30 - 12:30 E385 Supply Chain Management Broth Joacim
2020-01-21 12:00 - 16:00 B518 Supply Chain Management Broth Joacim
2020-01-30 08:30 - 12:30 E385 Supply Chain Management Broth Joacim
2020-01-30 13:00 - 17:00 F143 Supply Chain Management/Flödesekonomi - Guest lecturer 13.00-14.00 Juha Taskinen - IKEA 14.15-15.15 Eero Heinonen & Jack Grönholm - K Hartwall Oy 15.30-16.30 Ray Blomqvist - SCM Best Oy Broth Joacim
Henriksson Robert
2020-02-04 10:15 - 11:45 A311 Supply Chain Management Broth Joacim
2020-02-04 12:45 - 15:15 A311 Supply Chain Management Broth Joacim
2020-02-13 08:30 - 12:30 E385 Supply Chain Management Broth Joacim
2020-02-18 12:00 - 16:00 B518 Supply Chain Management Broth Joacim
2020-02-27 12:00 - 16:00 E385 Supply Chain Management Broth Joacim
2020-03-03 12:00 - 16:00 D4107-08 Supply Chain Management Broth Joacim
2020-03-12 08:30 - 12:30 E385 Supply Chain Management Broth Joacim
2020-03-17 12:00 - 16:00 D4106 Supply Chain Management Broth Joacim
2020-04-06 12:15 - 14:45 Supply Chain Management/Flödesekonomi - Tentamen/Exam Broth Joacim
Henriksson Robert
2020-04-27 09:15 - 11:15 F143 Supply Chain Management/Flödesekonomi - Omtentamen 1/Re-exam 1 Broth Joacim
Henriksson Robert
2020-05-19 13:00 - 16:00 F143 Supply Chain Management/Flödesekonomi - Omtentamen 2/Re-exam 2 Broth Joacim
Henriksson Robert

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