You are able to identify possible problems, risks and development areas in different supply chains. You have the skills to measure key performance (KPIs) and other supply chain indicators. You are capable of improving supply chain management (SCM) by using organizational and technology based tools.
Starting level and linkage with other courses
Prerequisite: SCM1LF101 Basics of Supply Chain Management.
current state analysis
SCOR (Supply Chain Operations Reference model) as a tool for supply chain development process
KPIs and reporting
Assessment criteria - grade 1
You know the key concepts within the course’s scope, but are yet to develop the general view and the big picture of the subject matter.
You can complete given tasks and assignments with assistance. You need to develop how to apply knowledge
You demonstrate some ability to perform skills and have basic knowledge, but you have difficulty to manage without assistance.
Assessment criteria - grade 3
You know the key concepts well and can explain how the theories and models function and the tools are used. You have a general view of the subject matter.
You complete given tasks and assignments independently. You apply knowledge in hands-on business related situations. You can critique your own practice and identify ways to improve.
You demonstrate sufficient ability to perform skills and have basic to good knowledge. You can perform independently, but you have some challenges in passing on your skills and knowledge to others. You have an interest in professional development.
Assessment criteria - grade 5
You have a strong command of the key and related concepts. You can critically evaluate theories, models and tools. You can demonstrate explicit knowledge of the subject matter, and how it relates to other disciplines.
You apply knowledge in demanding business related situations. You can prioritize and critically select tools and methods for solving complex problems in the subject matter.
You execute skills with natural proficiency and you have detailed and explicit knowledge. You can perform independently and you are also able and actively willing to help others develop and pass on your skills. You have an attitude of continuous professional development.
Cooperation with the business community
During the course you will analyse a real life case from a supply chain perspective, keeping in mind a service and support point of view.
SCM has a strong link to international business and the cases are related to global environment. Multicultural teams.