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CS36A0010 Toimitusketjun hallinnan syventävä kurssi TUDI, 6 cr 
Code CS36A0010  Validity 01.08.2018 -
Name Toimitusketjun hallinnan syventävä kurssi TUDI  Abbreviation Toimitusketjun 
Credits6 cr   
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 

Janne Huiskonen 
Petri Niemi 

Description by Study Guide

For TUDI-master's programme students only. Teaching will be provided in Lahti campus.

Next time 2019-2020.

Lectured every other academic year (Yes, next realization year/Leave empty) 

Yes, 2019-2020.


M.Sc. (Tech.) 2



Teaching Language 


Teacher(s) in Charge 

Janne Huiskonen, D.Sc. (Tech.), professor,

Petri Niemi, D.Sc. (Tech.), associate professor


At the end of the course a student is expected to be able to

1. analyze conceptually complex supply chain problems

2. take into action the supply chain, inventory and production management methods and techniques in a complex environment

3. analyze large amount of quantitative data utilizing excel-spreadsheet software, connect the quantitative data to qualitative data available, make conclusions and suggest justified solutions to a strategic supply chain decision-making situation and

4. present suggestions to the target organization in a form that benefits the decision-making process.


Inventory and operations management theories and methods. Production-distribution network design. Quantitative data analysis. A holistic view and strategic decision-making in supply chain. Carrying out an expert/ consultant work assignment in a challenging supply chain development project.

Teaching Methods 

Lectures and supervised teamwork 15 h. Seminars 9 h. Doing the assignments and studying the related literature 130 h. Total 154 h.

Examination in Examination schedule (Yes/No) 


Examination in Moodle (Yes/No) 


Examination in Exam (Yes/No) 


Assessment scale and assessment methods 

Extensive case assignment in pairs, 100%.

Course Materials 

Selected articles and case materials.


CS36A0000 Toimitusketjun hallinta TUDI, CS36A0050 Tuotannon- ja materiaalinohjaus TUDI

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

Yes, 20, TUDI/ Supply chain management

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


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



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