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CS20A0400 Supply Chain Improvement Project, 8 cr / 4.44 cu 
Code CS20A0400  Validity 01.08.2007 -
Name Supply Chain Improvement Project  Abbreviation Supply Chain Im 
Credits8 cr / 4.44 cu   
TypeBasic studies  
  Grading scaleStudy modules 0-5,P/F 
  Eligibility for post-graduate studiesno
    Allowed to study several timesno
Organisation LUT School of Engineering Science 

Petri Niemi 

Description by Study Guide

M.Sc. (Tech.) 1-2


1, 3

Teaching Language 


Teacher(s) in Charge 

Associate Professor, D.Sc. (Tech.) Petri Niemi


After completion of the course, students will be able to:

  • take into action the literature and theories learnt at earlier courses on supply chain management
  • evaluate the needed resources of a certain analysis/development project, set the objectives according to the resources available
  • collect quantitative and qualitative data within the limits of the resources available necessary to gain objectives set
  • analyze the data, make conclusions and suggest suitable solutions to the situation of the target organization.

Large supply chain management related practical assignment in a company.

Teaching Methods 

Seminars and individual coaching 16 h, 1-2. period 2. year. Independent project work 180 h, 3. period 1. year, 1-2. period 2. year.

Examination in Examination schedule (Yes/No) 


Examination in Moodle (Yes/No) 


Examination in Exam (Yes/No) 


Assessment scale and assessment methods 

0 - 5. The project assignment report and pass-fail seminar presentation.

Course Materials 

Literature relevant to the project topic.


Completed: CS20A0120 Production Management, CS20A0060 Advanced Course in Supply Chain Management. CS20A0050 Toimitusketjun hallinta, CS90A0120 Bachelor's Thesis and Seminar

Places for exchange-students? (Yes, number/No) 


Places for Open University Students?(Yes, number/No) 


Description and DL of the company assignment 

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Current and upcoming courses
Functions Name Type cr Teacher Timing
  Supply Chain Improvement Project  COURSE  Petri Niemi 
02.03.20 -17.04.20 -

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