Avoin yliopisto: Supply Chain Management, lv. 2022-23, monimuoto-opinnot
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Key theories and concepts of supply chain management
Supply chain risks, challenges and opportunities
Planning, implementation, monitor and control of supply networks
Supply chain management and value creation
Ethical and environmental perspective on supply chain management
Supporting technologies and techniques in supply chain management
Lecture-/exercise course: Online lectures and discussions 28 h, lecture exam 4 h, independent and group study (written assignment) 130 h.
The study unit can be completed as distance studies.
Experts in supply chain management as visiting lecturers.
Written case-assignment in groups which deepens the understanding of a selected theme.
David B. Grant, Chee Yew Wong and Alexander Trautrims: Sustainable Logistics and Supply Chain Management: Principles and Practices for Sustainable Operations and Management
2017 or newer (obligatory)
Chopra, S., Supply Chain Management: Strategy, Planning, and Operation, 2019 (recommended)
Articles and other study material provided by the teacher (obligatory)
Lecture slides (obligatory)
Student will be able to:
Define theoretical perspectives and the main concepts used for describing and analyzing supply chains
Understand the role of supply chain management in creating competitive advantage to a firm
Analyze a supply chain strategy by selecting and applying relevant tools to develop the sourcing and logistics functions
Student will be able to:
Analyze national and global supply chain
Compare critically different supply chains from the perspective of value creation and sustainability
Conduct analysis of mini-cases
Develop argumentation skills
Studies start on Mon 24.10.2022 at 8—14 (Joensuu) or Tue 25.10.2022 at 8—14 pm (Kuopio), remote participation also possible. In addition eight distance learning sessions.
Online exams:25 November 2022 (reexaminations 13 January 2023; 3 March 2023)
Registration for the study unit starts on 15 August 2022 at 9:00 a.m. and ends on 13 October 2022 at 15:00.
Recommended Introduction to Marketing/Introduction to Management/International Business and basics in accounting or equivalent information.
Written group assignment pass/fail. Group assignment to be returned and passed prior to taking the exam.
English-language study units are free for the 2022-2023 academic year.
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This is an intermediate studies level study unit. The course is part of the International Retailing Study Module.