Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
1302007912015MODERN APPROACHES IN SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENTElective475
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Language of Instruction
Turkish
Objectives of the Course
To understand the modern approaches and processes of supply chain management.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Learning Outcomes
1To be able to learn the modern concepts in supply-chain management.
2To be able to understand the design and management of modern supply chain systems.
3To be able to learn supply and demand planning, material and order management in modern supply chain.
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
This course includes the subject such as the modern concepts of Supply chain management, value chain, supply chain and competitive advantages, Supply chain system design, supply and demand planning in supply chain, creating supply chain management strategies and lean supply chain.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Modern Supply Chain Concepts
2Value Chain And Supply Chain
3Supply and Demand Planning
4Supply Chain Networks
5Supply Chain And Comparative Advantages
6Supply Chain Network Design
7Supply Chain Network Design
8Midterm
9Supply Chain Strategies
10Supply Chain Strategies
11Supply Chain Strategies
12Lean Chain Strategies
13Lean Chain Strategies
14Information Systems And Supply Chain
15Information Systems And Supply Chain
16Final
Recommended or Required Reading
• Chopra, S., Meindl, P., Supply Chain Management: Strategy Planning and Operation, Prentice Hall, 2007. • Bowersox, D.J., Closs, D.J. and Cooper, M.B., Supply Chain Logistics Management, McGraw-Hill, 2007. • Kerber B. ve Dreckshage B. J. (2011), Lean Supply Chain Management Essentials: A Framework for Materials Managers CRC Press.
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Assessment Methods and Criteria
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End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
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Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination122
Final Examination122
Attending Lectures16348
Project Presentation6212
Self Study8216
Individual Study for Homework Problems15230
Individual Study for Mid term Examination10220
Individual Study for Final Examination10220
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)150
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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