TABLE

MODULE 01
Supply Chain Management Framework
Module 02
Supply Chain Network design & Inventory Management
  • Understanding Supply Chain Management (SCM)
  • Supply chain, The objective of a supply chain, The importance of supply chain decisions, Decision phases in a supply chain,
  • Process views of a supply chain, Competitive Supply Chain Strategy
  • Competitive and supply chain strategies
  • Achieving strategic fit, Expanding strategic scope
  • Measuring Supply Chain Performance
  • Drivers of supply chain performance,  Framework for structuring drivers, Facilities, Inventory, Transportation, Information, Sourcing, Pricing, Obstacles to achieving
  • strategic fit

Module 01 is assessed through a single exam of 100 marks comprising MCQ, True/False and Filling the gap questions

 

  • Designing Distribution Systems
    The role of distribution in the supply chain, Factors influencing distribution network design, Design options for a distribution network
  • Network Design
    The role of network design in the supply chain, Factors influencing network design decisions, Framework for network design decisions, Global supply chain network design, Managing risk in global supply chain
  • Inventory Management in Supply Chain
    Role of inventory in supply chain management, inventory costs, Approaches to inventory management, Just-in-time (JIT) procurement, Materials requirement planning, The order quantity, A re-order level system, Bulk purchase discounts, cycle inventory, safety inventory

Module 02 is assessed through a single exam of 100 marks comprising MCQ, True/False and Filling the gap questions