Fiches de cours 2017-2018

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Supply chain management

MGT-526

Enseignant(s) :

Lücker Florian Christopher Matthias

Langue:

English

Summary

This course introduces key concepts in supply chain management. It uses a combination of case studies, simulation exercises, formal lectures and group discussions to illustrate how the various concepts can be successfully implemented in practice.

Content

  1. Designing the Supply Chain to Match Value (Ocado Case)
  2. Supply Chain Simulation Exercise (The Beer Game)
  3. Supply Chain Challenges (Philips Case)
  4. Leveraging Information Flows (7-11 Japan Case)
  5. Introduction to Inventory Control Models
  6. Designing for Supply-Chain-Responsiveness (Obermeyer Case)
  7. Supply Chain Portfolio Management (Hilti Case)
  8. Global Supply Chain Management Simulation
  9. Rebuilding the Logistics Platform (Lego Case)
  10. Outsourcing and Supplier Relationships (Freqon Case)
  11. Supply Chain Environmental Management (Unilever Case)
  12. Introduction to Supply Chain Finance (Nestlé Russia Case)
  13. Mass Customization Challenges (mi-adidas Case)
  14. FINAL EXAM given during last class session
    Note: Individual case assignments might still be updated. 

Keywords

Supply Chain Management, Case Studies and Inventory Control

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the course, the student must be able to:

Transversal skills

Teaching methods

An important share of the course relies on case studies. The latter then serve as a basis for discussion in class, to reveal the key concepts and to provide theoretical perspective. Moreover, other tools such as simulation exercises, more formal introduction to supply chain theory, as well as some glimpse on recent trends in the field are used to introduce you to the supply chain management.

Expected student activities

Active class participation, group discussion, and class presentations.

Assessment methods

Continuous assessment combining:

25% on class participation

30% individual written assignments

45% final exam during the semester

Supervision

Office hours No
Assistants Yes
Forum No

Resources

Bibliography

Reading packet

Websites

Dans les plans d'études

Semaine de référence

 LuMaMeJeVe
8-9     
9-10     
10-11     
11-12     
12-13     
13-14     
14-15     
15-16     
16-17     
17-18     
18-19     
19-20     
20-21     
21-22     
En construction
 
      Cours
      Exercice, TP
      Projet, autre

légende

  • Semestre d'automne
  • Session d'hiver
  • Semestre de printemps
  • Session d'été
  • Cours en français
  • Cours en anglais
  • Cours en allemand