Understanding Operations, Logistics and Supply Chain Management

University of Roehampton

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Understanding Operations, Logistics and Supply Chain Management

  • Host University

    University of Roehampton

  • Location

    London, England

  • Area of Study

    Business, Business Management

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Upper

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    Hours & Credits

  • UK Credits

    10
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    3
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    4
  • Overview

    Assessment: formative assessment – short case study with feedback in seminar time; summative assessment - individual assignment (2000 words)

    Module learning outcomes 
    1. Knowledge outcome – You will be able to develop your understandings of operations, logistics and SCM in organisations and how these contribute to organisational success. 
    2. Intellectual/transferable skills outcome - You will be able to consider a complex scenario related to operations, logistics and SCM and apply quantitative or qualitative techniques to contribute 
    to its solution. 

    How the module develops Business Readiness 
    I can understand the value of operations and logistics and supply chains to organisations. I am developing business and management understanding and applying quantitative and/or qualitative skills techniques to solve problems with awareness of ethical issues and commercial acumen. I am developing my problem solving and negotiating skills.

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