Inventory Management

Faculteit Economie en Bedrijfskunde
Jaar 2021/22
Vakcode EBM026A05
Vaknaam Inventory Management
Niveau(s) master, uitwisseling
Voertaal Engels
Periode semester II b
ECTS 5
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Uitgebreide vaknaam Inventory Management
Leerdoelen Upon completion of the course the student is able to:
1. analyze inventory management practices
2. apply inventory control models
3. design procedures to improve inventory management in practice
Omschrijving The course provides the students with the necessary knowledge and skills to analyze, improve, design, and manage inventory systems. The topics that are discussed include inventory systems, performance measures, demand forecasting, inventory control policies, and policy improvement. In particular, there is an emphasis on applying inventory control models to improve performance.
Uren per week 4
Onderwijsvorm -computer practicum,  -hoorcollege ,  -werkcollege
(Lectures, computer practicals and tutorials)
Toetsvorm -groepsopdracht,  -individuele opdracht,  -schriftelijk tentamen (open vragen)
(Group assignment, individual exam with open questions.)
Vaksoort master
Coördinator dr. O.A. Kilic
Docent(en) dr. O.A. Kilic , J.A. Lopez Alvarez, PhD.
Entreevoorwaarden The students are expected to be familiar with basic inventory control concepts (e.g. economic order quantity, re-order point, order-up-to level, lead time demand, and safety stocks) that are covered in undergraduate and graduate courses in the fields of supply chain management and technology and operations management, building and solving (mixed-integer) linear optimization problems, basic statistics and stochastics, and spreadsheet modeling
Opmerkingen Secretary: room 5411-0631, phone +31(0)50 3637020, email secr.operations.feb@rug.nl
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