Faculteit Economie en Bedrijfskunde
Jaar 2019/20
Vakcode EBM037A05
Vaknaam Purchasing
Niveau(s) master, uitwisseling
Voertaal Engels
Periode semester II a
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Uitgebreide vaknaam Purchasing
Leerdoelen This course will equip students with frontier knowledge in Strategic Purchasing aiming to provide an advanced understanding of management concepts and tools in the field. Upon completion of the course students are able to:
1. Discuss the essentials and principles of modern purchasing and supply management at an advanced level
2. Identify, explain and analyse current practices in terms of generic purchasing concepts and theoretical frameworks
3. Evaluate and compare relevant scientific papers in the area of purchasing
4. Integrate the discussion of theory with research findings
5. Develop, apply and present purchasing knowledge in a project
6. Distinguish and reflect critically on their own contribution to the joint project
Omschrijving During the course students will get hands on experience of project management, resulting in a jointly developed e-book on the State of the Art in Purchasing 2020. The main goal of this project is to link theoretical notions on purchasing to research and practice. While the structure and content of the book should reflect current practices, research and theoretical ideas such as purchasing in relation to the global SCM field, trends, internal and external integration or sustainability its specific contents are decided jointly by the lecturers and the students.
Uren per week 4
Onderwijsvorm -gastcollege ,  -groepsbegeleiding ,  -interactief hoorcollege
(Literature seminars)
Toetsvorm -groepsopdracht,  -groepspresentatie,  -individuele opdracht
(Individual and group assignments. Details of the final grade composition will be specified on Nestor)
Vaksoort master
Coördinator dr. K. Scholten
Docent(en) Guest lecturer ,dr. K. Scholten , A.P. Seepma, MSc.
Verplichte literatuur
Titel Auteur ISBN Prijs
Free downloadable publications for each topic/module t.b.a. on Nestor Various
Opmerkingen Secretary: room 5411-0631, phone +31(0)50 3637020,
email: secr.operations.feb@rug.nl
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Opleiding Jaar Periode Type
Courses open to Exchange Students (MSc)  ( Courses open to Exchange Students (MSc) without limited access ) 1 semester II a keuze
MSc BA - Change Management  (keuzevakken MSc BA Change Management) 1 semester II a keuze
MSc BA - Management Accounting and Control/MAC  (keuzevakken MSc BA MAC) 1 semester II a keuze
MSc BA - Small Business & Entrepreneurship/SB&E  (keuzevakken MSc BA SB&E) 1 semester II a keuze
MSc International Business & Management/IB&M  (keuzevakken B MSc IB&M) 1 semester II a keuze
MSc Marketing  (keuzevakken B Marketing Management) 1 semester II a keuze
MSc Supply Chain Management/SCM  (basisprogramma MSc SCM) 1 semester II a keuzegroep
MSc Technology and Operations Management/TOM  (keuzevakken MSc TOM) 1 semester II a keuze