DETAILED COURSE CONTENT



Course Code :

COMT32134


Title :

Supply Chain and Logistic Management


Type/Status :

Compulsory

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This course is aims to provide the students with a board overview and a comprehensive conceptual understanding of the key terminology structures, flows, concepts, issues, decisions, methodologies and applications related to design operate and management of a generic supply chain.
Learning Outcome : aaaaaaaaaaaaaaaa
By the end of this course unit students should be able to:
  • define terminology related to supply chain management
  • describe structures, flows, concepts, issues, decisions and  methodologies
  • design basic level generic supply chain for real world application
  • operate and manage generic supply chain in a business environment

Course Content : Introduction to supply chain management, Introduction to logistics, Introduction to modeling and optimization, Project methodology, Demand forecasting and management, Inventory management, Global supply chain design and operation, Logistic optimization, Dynamic pricing and revenue optimization

Method of Teaching & Learning:

Lectures, Discussions and Games

Scheme of Evaluation:

End semester examination, Assignments and Tests

The weights given to each component of the evaluation method is announced at the commencement of the module.


Recommended Readings: Chopra, S. & Peter, M., (2006), Supply Chain Management, 3rd Edition, Prentice Hall, India

Michael, H., (2006), Essentials of Supply Chain Management, 2nd Edition, John Willy & Sons Publications

Christopher, M., (2004), Logistics and Supply Chain Management: Creating Value Adding Networks, 3rd Edition, Prentice Hall, India

Blanchard, D., (2006), Supply Chain Management Best Practices, 1st Edition, John Willy & Sons Publications

International Journal of Logistic management and information, Emerald insight

International Journal of Logistic systems and management, inderscisnce