Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
11320203E11846SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENTElective485
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
To be understood basic principles of supply chain management. In manufacturing and service firms; modeling, planning and controlling of designing customer services activities, ordering, purchasing, taking delivery of materials and storing, operations programming, packaging, distribution.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Assist. Prof.Dr. Burcu ARACIOĞLU
Learning Outcomes
1To be able to solve the problems that emerge in the different functions of businesses by systematic approach, interpret and assess the results.
2To be able to use theoretical and practical knowledge gained in the basic fields of supply chain management.
3To be able to understand how supply chain decisions affect the performance of the firm as well as the entire supply chain
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
This course aims to teach the basic concepts and approaches that in connection with supply chain management. In this course, supply chain performance, supply chain drivers, network design, demand and supply management, integrated operations planning, the value of information and information technology in a suplly chain subjects will be addressed.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
11. Week Introduction to Supply Chain Management
22. Week Supply Chain Performance: Achieving Strategic Fit
33. Week Supply Chain Drivers
44. Week Network Design in Supply Chain
55. Week Network Design in Supply Chain
66. Week Forecasting in a Supply Chain
77. Week Forecasting in a Supply Chain
88. Week Midterm
99. Week Aggregate Planning in a Supply Chain
1010. Week Aggregate Planning in a Supply Chain
1111. Week Planning Supply and Demand in a Supply Chain: Managing Predictable Variability
1212. Week Planning Supply and Demand in a Supply Chain: Managing Predictable Variability
1313. Week Managing Economies of Scale in a Supply Chain
1414. Week Integrated Operations Planning
1515. Week The Value of Information and Information Technology in a Supply Chain
1616. Week Final Exam
Recommended or Required Reading
- Chopra, Sunil (2010), “Supply Chain Management”, Third Edition, Prentice Hall. - Chopra, Sunil, “Supply Chain Management”, Third Edition, Prentice Hall, 2007. - Bowersox, Donald J., David J. Closs, M. Bixby Cooper, “Supply Chain Logistics Management”, Third Edition McGraw - Hill, 2010. - Simchi – Levi, David, Philip Kaminsky, Edith Simchi – Levi, “ Designing and Managing The Supply Chain”, Third Edition McGraw - Hill, 2010.
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Activities are given in detail in the section of "Assessment Methods and Criteria" and "Workload Calculation"
Assessment Methods and Criteria
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End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
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Language of Instruction
English
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination122
Final Examination122
Attending Lectures16348
Practice14342
Self Study14114
Individual Study for Homework Problems616
Individual Study for Mid term Examination10220
Individual Study for Final Examination10220
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)154
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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