COURSE INFORMATION
Course Title: SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT
Code Course Type Regular Semester Lecture Recit. Lab Credits ECTS
BUS 359 D 5 - - - 3 5
Lecturer and Office Hours: Mirjana Sejdini
Teaching Assistant(s) and Office Hours: -
Language: English
Compulsory/Elective: Elective
Classroom and Meeting Time: N/A
Course Description: This course is an introduction to the principles and practice of Supply Chain Management and its role in management decision making. Particularly, the course focuses on understanding the Supply Chain Management and dealing with supply , operation, distribution, and integration issues of SCM such as purchasing, demand forecasting, resource planning, inventory management, CRM, Location decisions and performance measurement.
Course Objectives: Students are expected to understand the principles of Supply Chain Management. In addition, they will be able to differentiate logistics and SCM. They will develop further their ability to integrate the principles and management of SCM along general management functions and issues. They will be equipped with some SCM models and latest quantitative management techniques related to purchase, inventory decisions and so on.
COURSE OUTLINE
Week Topics
1 Introduction to the Course
2 Introduction to Supply Chain Management-Chapter 1
3 Purchasing Management - Chapter 2
4 Supplier Relationships-Chapter 3
5 Ethical Sourcing - Chapter 4
6 Demand Forecasting - Chapter 5
7 Mid-term Exam
8 Resource Planning - Chapter 6
9 Inventory Management - Chapter 7
10 Process Management - Chapter 8
11 Global Logistics - Chapter 9
12 Customer Relationship Marketing - Chapter 10
13 Service Response Logistics - Chapter 12
14 Sypply Chain Integration and Performance Measurement - Chapter 13 &14
Prerequisite(s):
Textbook: Joel D. Wisner, Keah-Choon Tan, G. Keong Leong (2012) Principles of Supply Chain Management,Third edition, South-Western, a part of Cengage Learning ISBN 13: 978-0-538-47546-4
Other References: PPT Lectures and other materials in LMS-Epoka.
Laboratory Work: N/A
Computer Usage: N/A
Others: No
COURSE LEARNING OUTCOMES
1 Understanding the principles of SCM using the case method.
2 Develop critical thinking in operational issues concerning organization.
3 Understanding the difference between Supply Chain and Logistics
4 Equiping students with some of the latest quantitative management techniques
5 Making the connection between various management topics studied in other courses.
COURSE CONTRIBUTION TO... PROGRAM COMPETENCIES
(Blank : no contribution, 1: least contribution ... 5: highest contribution)
No Program Competencies Cont.
COURSE EVALUATION METHOD
Method Quantity Percentage
Homework
3
5
Midterm Exam(s)
1
25
Presentation
1
10
Project
1
15
Final Exam
1
35
Total Percent: 100%
ECTS (ALLOCATED BASED ON STUDENT WORKLOAD)
Activities Quantity Duration(Hours) Total Workload(Hours)
Course Duration (Including the exam week: 16x Total course hours) 16 3 48
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 16 3 48
Mid-terms 1 12 12
Assignments
Final examination 1 17 17
Other 0
Total Work Load:
125
Total Work Load/25(h):
5
ECTS Credit of the Course:
5