Global Supply Chain Management

Faculteit Economie en Bedrijfskunde
Jaar 2017/18
Vakcode EBP018A05
Vaknaam Global Supply Chain Management
Niveau(s) propedeuse
Voertaal Engels
Periode semester I a
ECTS 5
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Uitgebreide vaknaam Global Supply Chain Management
Leerdoelen Upon completion of the course the student is able to:
1. describe and analyze supply chains of products and services
2. identify logistics decision problems in the processing and distribution of goods and services, related logistics costs, objectives and constraints
3. discuss logistics control aspects, global logistics, reverse logistics and integration of logistics activities
4. analyze supply chain strategies and performance
5. identify production processes and layout strategies
6. use and apply qualitative and quantitative approaches for analysing and designing processes, namely, waiting-line models, simulation, productivity, and deterministic performance estimation
7. evaluate strategic sourcing concepts and decisions to synchronize flows of materials in supply chains
8. evaluate total quality management concepts to improve and control processes
9. use and apply qualitative and quantitative approaches for decisions concerning physical distribution, namely location and layout decisions and decision problems related to warehousing and transportation
10. analyze basic level scientific publications in the field of operations and supply chain management
Omschrijving Contemporary organizations are part of global networks. The perspective of this course is to understand the role of companies in such global networks of international suppliers and buyers. The main topics treated are supply strategy, outsourcing, characteristics of both service and manufacturing organizations, distribution and after sales operations. In addition to these aspects a number of decision support tools will be presented to evaluate supply chain performance and to analyze and design flows of goods and services.
Uren per week 5
Onderwijsvorm hoor- en werkcolleges, practica
Toetsvorm opdracht(en), schriftelijk tentamen met meerkeuzevragen, schriftelijk tentamen met open vragen
Vaksoort propedeuse
Coördinator dr. ir. T. Bortolotti
Docent(en) dr. ir. T. Bortolotti ,dr. ir. S. Fazi ,dr. O.A. Kilic , T.M. Kousemaker ,dr. K. Peters , X. Tong , M. van den Adel ,prof. dr. D.P. van Donk ,drs. J.C. van Leeuwen , M.D. Zweers
Verplichte literatuur
Titel Auteur ISBN Prijs
Operations and Supply Chain Management, The Core, 4th(2017) McGraw-Hill, New York. Jacobs, F.R. and Chase, R.B. 978125925352 ca. €  57,70
Entreevoorwaarden Admittance to the BSc IB or the BSC IEM.
Opmerkingen Secretary: +31 50 363 7491.
Opgenomen in
Opleiding Jaar Periode Type
BSc Industrial Engineering and Management 1 semester I a verplicht
BSc International Business/IB  (basisprogramma BSc IB) 1 semester I a verplicht
DD BSc IB - Universitas Indonesia, Jakarta (2-jarig programma)  (basisprogramma voor DD-studenten uit Jakarta) 1 semester I a verplicht