The course is included in these curricula and study modules

<a href="/en/curricula/903000/2019-2020/543">Business administration 2017 (logistics) - Transportation and global supply chain management</a>

The course takes place in period

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

Level/category

Professional studies

Teaching language

Swedish

Type of course

Compulsory

Cycle/level of course

First

Recommended year of study

3

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, as well as inventory
management.

Course contents

  • SUPPLY CHAIN STRATEGY AND KPI:s
  • SUPPLY CHAIN LOCATION DECISIONS
  • SUPPLY CHAIN PLANNING AND SCHEDULING
  • TRANSPARENCY OF THE SUPPLY CHAIN

Prerequisites and co-requisites

International Business Logistics module (20 cr) or
equvivalent

Previous course names

None

Additional information

Attendance at lectures is not mandatory but is
highly recommended. Handing in assignments
on time is mandatory.

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.

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 requirements

Assignments and a final examination.

Teacher

Broth Joacim

Examiner

Fabricius Susanna

Group size

No limit (27 students enrolled)

Assignments valid until

12 months after course has ended

Course enrolment period

2019-12-24 to 2020-01-06

Room reservations
Date Time Room Title Description Organizer
2020-01-17 08:30 - 12:30 E385 Flödesekonomi - SCM Broth Joacim
2020-01-23 13:00 - 17:00 B320 Flödesekonomi - SCM Broth Joacim
2020-01-28 08:30 - 12:30 E383 Flödesekonomi - SCM 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 &amp; Jack Grönholm - K Hartwall Oy 15.30-16.30 Ray Blomqvist - SCM Best Oy Broth Joacim
Henriksson Robert
2020-02-06 13:00 - 17:00 B320 Flödesekonomi - SCM Broth Joacim
2020-02-11 13:00 - 17:00 E385 Flödesekonomi - SCM Broth Joacim
2020-02-20 13:00 - 17:00 B320 Flödesekonomi - SCM Broth Joacim
2020-02-25 12:15 - 16:15 E383 Flödesekonomi - SCM Broth Joacim
2020-03-05 13:00 - 17:00 B320 Flödesekonomi - SCM Broth Joacim
2020-03-10 13:00 - 17:00 E385 Flödesekonomi - SCM Broth Joacim
2020-03-19 13:00 - 17:00 B320 Flödesekonomi - SCM 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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