Supply Chain Management


The aim of this module is to provide students with a thorough specialised knowledge in the area of Supply Chain Management and the activities carried-out within the total supply chain.

Learning Outcomes

  1. Discuss the linkages and interdependencies between the different functional areas within the total Supply Chain channel for a business.

  2. Expound the boundaries linkages between the national and international supply chains and the operations.

  3. Formulate responses to a variety of operational problems or situations that can occur in the supply chain.

  4. Evaluate the role of Logistics in the storage and movement of inventory in the provision of goods and services.

  5. Analyse the role that Inventory plays in a Supply Chain.

  6. Evaluate the role of planning and technology used to forecast and communicate in the Supply Chain.

% Coursework 40%
% Final Exam 60%