Faculteit Economie en Bedrijfskunde
Jaar 2021/22
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 and translate theory into managerial recommendations
Omschrijving This course will bring the importance of modern strategic Purchasing to the forefront of doing business in the 21st century. Strategic Purchasing is key in almost any organization and is responsible for acquisitions ranging from technical equipment to production input, marketing material or personnel. Still often seen as a support function, purchasing can contribute beyond cost savings to the value creation of a company by managing internal and external relationship, ensuring sustainability and quality or by ensuring that new product development is feasible in terms of supply.
Uren per week 4
Onderwijsvorm -gastcollege ,  -hoorcollege
Toetsvorm -groepsopdracht,  -individuele opdracht
(Individual and group assignments. Details of the final grade composition will be specified on Nestor)
Vaksoort master
Coördinator Dr. A.P. Seepma
Docent(en) L.M. Gelsomino, PhD. ,Dr. A.P. Seepma , S. Waschull, MSc.
Verplichte literatuur
Titel Auteur ISBN Prijs
scientific articles to be specified 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 Exchange (MSc)  ( Courses 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