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CS20A0060 Advanced Course in Supply Chain Management, 6 cr 
Code CS20A0060  Validity 01.08.2016 -
Name Advanced Course in Supply Chain Management  Abbreviation Advanced Course 
Credits6 cr   
TypeBasic studies  
ClassCourse   
  Grading scaleStudy modules 0-5,P/F 
  Eligibility for post-graduate studiesno
    Allowed to study several timesno
Organisation LUT School of Engineering Science 

Teachers
Name
Janne Huiskonen 
Minttu Laukkanen 

Description by Study Guide
Note 

Replaces course CS20A0050 Toimitusketjun hallinta.

 
Year 

B.Sc. (Tech.) 3

 
Period 

2

 
Teaching Language 

Finnish

 
Teacher(s) in Charge 

Professor Janne Huiskonen

 
Aims 

After completing the course, the student will be able to:

  • distinguish different types of supply chains
  • understand behavior of supply chains and their causes and effects
  • evaluate cost and service factors
  • assess applicability of theories and principles
  • apply inventory control in supply chain context
 
Contents 

Inventory control in supply chain, VMI. Supply chain dynamics, bullwhip-effect. Supply chain design, postponement and pooling-effect. Distribution networks. Competitive factors and segmentation in supply chain.

 
Teaching Methods 

Lectures 12 h, group work and seminars 14 h, independent case work and literature 156 h. Total 156 h.

 
Examination in Examination schedule (Yes/No) 

No

 
Examination in Moodle (Yes/No) 

No

 
Examination in Exam (Yes/No) 

No

 
Assessment scale and assessment methods 

Grading 0-5. Assignments 75%, essay 20%, supply chain game 5%.

 
Course Materials 

Scientific articles and case-material.

 
Prerequisites 

CS20A0002 Toimitusketjun johtamisen peruskurssi, passed

 
Limitation for students? (Yes, number, priorities/Leave empty) 

Yes, 100, priority: Industrial Engineering and Management

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

No

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

No

 


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