Course code BUS340

BUS340 Supply Chain Management

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Course responsible: Kolbjørn Christoffersen
Teachers: Karl Jens Fredrik Bengtsson
ECTS credits: 10
Faculty: School of Economics and Business
Teaching language: NO
(NO=norsk, EN=Engelsk)
Limits of class size:
Teaching exam periods:
This course starts in Autumn parallel. This course has teaching/evaluation in Autumn parallel, .
Course frequency: Annually
First time: Study year 2011-2012
Preferential right:
Course contents:
The supply chain, strategic fit and drivers. Designing the supply chain network. Planning demand and supply in a supply chain. Planning and managing inventories in a supply chain. Sourcing, transporting, and pricing products. Coordination and technology in the supply chain.
Learning outcome:
The goal of the course is to give students knowledge about the importance of supply chain strategy, knowledge about how to manage supply chains, and to learn important tools and methods for the design and control of supply chains.
Learning activities:
Lectures, exercises, and cases with mandatory attendance.
Teaching support:
Chopra S., P. Meindl. (2013). Supply Chain Management. Pearson. 5th edition.
BUS240 Operations Management or some other basic logistics course. STAT100 Statistics. BUS230 Operations Research
Recommended prerequisites:
Mandatory activity:
3 assignments. 2 cases with subsequent group discussions.
Nominal workload:
300 hours total work for the students.
Entrance requirements:
Reduction of credits:
Type of course:
Lectures and oral presentations: 50 hours.
External examiner will control the quality of syllabus, questions for the final examination, and principles for the assessment of the examination answers.
Allowed examination aids: Calculator handed out, no other aids
Examination details: One written exam: A - E / Ikke bestått