The course takes place in period

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

Level/category

General studies

Teaching language

English

Type of course

Compulsory

Cycle/level of course

First

Recommended year of study

1

Total number of ECTS

5 cr

Competency aims

In this study unit, the following competencies are
in focus:

Competence in understanding the connection between
business logistics and profitability

Compentence in the management of logistic flows
and supply chains

Comptetence in material management and control
systems

Basic competence in sustainable logistics

Learning outcomes

Upon completion of the course you will be able to:

Explain the meaning of logistical concepts and use
them in communication. (Knowledge)

Describe the material, information, capital and
reverse flows, how these are coordinated in a
supply chain and analyze these also from an
environmental perspective. (Knowledge)

Explain how logistics is linked to the company's
profitability and how it can be improved through
the development of logistics. (Knowledge)

Define delivery service and explain how its
various elements affect the logistical performance
and customer experience in a supply chain.
(Knowledge)

Describe different areas in material management
and use the most common formulas in logistics.
(Knowledge)

Participate in the planning, organization and
execution of material management in a company.
(skill)

Apply and interpret calculations and use them as a
basis for decisions. (Skill)

Consider ethical principles and sustainability
principles in relation to given topics (Approach)

Course contents

Flow thinking
Chains and networks
Logistics players
Purchase
Materials Administration
Transportation
Distribution
Logistics as a means of competition

Prerequisites and co-requisites

None

Previous course names

Logistics

Additional information

More information about the course is given at the
course introduction and during the course.

Recommended or required reading

Coyle, Bardi & Langley (1998 or later). The
Management of Business Logistics.
West Publishing Co. ISBN 0-314-06507-5.

Study activities

  • Lectures - 20 hours
  • Excursions and demonstrations - 13 hours
  • Individual- and group instruction - 10 hours
  • Practical exercises - 30 hours
  • Project- and production work/artistic activities - 20 hours
  • Individual studies - 40 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

For a passing grade, the student must take the
following examinations:

  • achieves at least 50p in the exam of possible
    100p
  • absence from lectures is taken into account in
    the points
  • with the execution of an individual work and a
    group assignment, one can influence their points
    and grade, further instructions are given at the
    introduction of the course.

Teacher

  • Adlercreutz Erica
  • Henriksson Robert

Examiner

Henriksson Robert

Group size

No limit (50 students enrolled)

Assignments valid until

12 months after course has ended

The timetable of the course

see arbs

Course enrolment period

2021-08-09 to 2022-01-06

Assessment methods

  • Date of examination will be announced later - Exams
  • Date will be announced later - Reports and productions
  • Date will be announced later - Other assignments
Room reservations
Date Time Room Title Description Organizer
2022-01-07 09:30 - 12:00 Introduction to Logistics Introduction lecture https://arcada.zoom.us/j/65257943222 Adlercreutz Erica
Henriksson Robert
2022-01-10 13:00 - 15:30 Introduction to Logistics Theme 1 https://arcada.zoom.us/j/65257943222 Adlercreutz Erica
Henriksson Robert
2022-01-14 09:30 - 12:00 Introduction to Logistics Join Zoom Meeting https://arcada.zoom.us/j/3497954545 Meeting ID: 349 795 4545 Adlercreutz Erica
Henriksson Robert
2022-01-17 13:00 - 15:30 Introduction to Logistics Join Zoom Meeting https://arcada.zoom.us/j/3497954545 Meeting ID: 349 795 4545 Adlercreutz Erica
Henriksson Robert
2022-01-21 09:30 - 12:00 Introduction to Logistics Join Zoom Meeting https://arcada.zoom.us/j/3497954545 Meeting ID: 349 795 4545 Adlercreutz Erica
Henriksson Robert
2022-01-24 13:00 - 15:30 Introduction to Logistics Join Zoom Meeting https://arcada.zoom.us/j/3497954545 Meeting ID: 349 795 4545 Adlercreutz Erica
Henriksson Robert
2022-01-28 09:30 - 12:00 Introduction to Logistics Join Zoom Meeting https://arcada.zoom.us/j/3497954545 Meeting ID: 349 795 4545 Adlercreutz Erica
Henriksson Robert
2022-01-31 13:00 - 15:30 Introduction to Logistics Join Zoom Meeting https://arcada.zoom.us/j/3497954545 Meeting ID: 349 795 4545 Adlercreutz Erica
Henriksson Robert
2022-02-04 09:30 - 12:00 Introduction to Logistics https://arcada.zoom.us/j/65257943222 Adlercreutz Erica
Henriksson Robert
2022-02-07 13:00 - 15:30 Introduction to Logistics https://arcada.zoom.us/j/65257943222 Adlercreutz Erica
Henriksson Robert
2022-02-11 09:30 - 12:00 Introduction to Logistics https://arcada.zoom.us/j/65257943222 Adlercreutz Erica
Henriksson Robert
2022-02-14 14:00 - 16:30 Introduction to Logistics https://arcada.zoom.us/j/65257943222 Adlercreutz Erica
Henriksson Robert
2022-02-22 12:15 - 14:45 Introduction to Logistics https://arcada.zoom.us/j/65257943222 Adlercreutz Erica
Henriksson Robert
2022-02-24 09:30 - 12:00 Introduction to Logistics https://arcada.zoom.us/j/65257943222 Adlercreutz Erica
Henriksson Robert
2022-03-04 09:30 - 12:00 Introduction to Logistics https://arcada.zoom.us/j/65257943222 Adlercreutz Erica
Henriksson Robert
2022-03-04 13:00 - 15:30 Introduction to Logistics https://arcada.zoom.us/j/65257943222 Adlercreutz Erica
Henriksson Robert
2022-03-07 12:30 - 15:00 Introduction to Logistics https://arcada.zoom.us/j/65257943222 Adlercreutz Erica
Henriksson Robert
2022-03-11 09:30 - 11:00 Introduction to Logistics Exam Adlercreutz Erica
Henriksson Robert
2022-04-07 13:15 - 14:45 Introduction to Logistics/Affärslogistikens grunder Re-exam 1 Adlercreutz Erica
Henriksson Robert
2022-04-29 13:15 - 14:45 Introduction to Logistics/Affärslogistikens grunder Re-exam 2 Adlercreutz Erica
Henriksson Robert

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