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Course Description

Code4 WUYI910
NameThe Integrated Supply Chain Management
Credits5 ects
ObjectivesThe goal of this period is to help managers and specialists to plan, implement and sustain state of the art supply chain strategy and operations. Supply chain management includes all the activities to move materials, services, money, and information across the supply chain, in a way, which maximizes the effectiveness of the whole chain. SCM includes coordination and collaboration with channel partners, suppliers, intermediaries, third party service providers, and customers.

The period presents the mission, coordination of value adding business processes and activities with and across marketing, sales, product design, finance, and strategies needed to achieve superior performance and competitiveness by integrated supply chain management.
Content- Integrated Logistics and Supply Chain, Logistics Operations Integration, Customer Service, Supply Chain Relationships and Management,
- Quality Management principles and systems,
- Process Management,
- Logistical Resources, Information, Forecasting, Inventory Strategy and Management, Capacity*, Location and Layout*, Transportation, Materials Handling, Warehouse Management, Packaging,
- Logistics and Supply Chain Systems Design, Logistics Positioning, Integration Theory, Planning and Design Techniques, Aggregate Planning,
- Logistics and Supply Chain Administration, Organization, Planning, Costing and Prizing, Control and Performance Measurement, and development.
RequirementsIntroductory and stimulating lectures, and exercises in Moodle, team project or seminar work.
Grading Scale0 - 5
Course materialMoodle lectures and exercises
PrerequisitesBasic knowledge of logistics and supply chain operations
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