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

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 - 78 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

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

Teacher

  • Adlercreutz Erica
  • Broth Joacim

Examiner

Adlercreutz Erica

Group size

No limit (41 students enrolled)

Assignments valid until

12 months after course has ended

Course enrolment period

2021-12-22 to 2022-01-06

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
2022-01-11 13:15 - 16:15 Supply Chain Management Join Zoom Meeting https://arcada.zoom.us/j/61891625367?from=addon Meeting ID: 618 9162 5367 Adlercreutz Erica
Broth Joacim
2022-01-18 13:15 - 16:15 Supply Chain Management Join Zoom Meeting https://arcada.zoom.us/j/64206355205?from=addon Meeting ID: 642 0635 5205 One tap mobile Adlercreutz Erica
2022-01-25 13:15 - 16:15 Supply Chain Management Join Zoom Meeting https://arcada.zoom.us/j/65721450497 Broth Joacim
2022-02-01 13:15 - 16:15 Supply Chain Management Join Zoom Meeting https://arcada.zoom.us/j/63168772741?from=addon Meeting ID: 631 6877 2741 Adlercreutz Erica
2022-02-08 13:15 - 16:15 Supply Chain Management Join Zoom Meeting   https://arcada.zoom.us/j/62677670420?from=addon     Meeting ID: 626 7767 0420 Adlercreutz Erica
Broth Joacim
2022-02-17 08:15 - 11:45 D4110 Supply Chain Management Join Zoom Meeting https://arcada.zoom.us/j/69573276066 Adlercreutz Erica
Broth Joacim
2022-02-17 12:45 - 16:15 D4110 Supply Chain Management Join Zoom Meeting https://arcada.zoom.us/j/69573276066 Adlercreutz Erica
Broth Joacim
2022-02-22 13:15 - 15:15 Supply Chain Management Join Zoom Meeting https://arcada.zoom.us/j/63997322360 Broth Joacim
2022-03-01 13:00 - 17:00 D4110 Supply Chain Management Adlercreutz Erica
Broth Joacim
2022-03-03 12:00 - 16:00 D4110 Supply Chain Management Adlercreutz Erica
Broth Joacim
2022-03-08 13:15 - 16:15 B518 Supply Chain Management Exam Adlercreutz Erica
Broth Joacim

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