Building Blocks of Supply Chain Management

The course covers the operational and strategic aspects of all the elements or components of the logistics process from a supply chain management perspective.



To introduce the building blocks of supply chain management from both practical and analytical perspectives. 

To develop the basic logistics concepts and frameworks for decision-making in supply chain management settings. 

It includes an introduction to supply chain management, supply chain elements, supply chain integration and some strategic consideration in supply chain management.



Introduction and Customer Service

Sourcing and Contract Management

Warehousing and Inventory

Reverse Logistics and Transportation

Operations and Logistics Information Systems

Logistics Channels and Network Design

Alignment of Supply and Demand and Management Strategies

Global Logistics and Risk Management