Checking date: 25/04/2024

Course: 2024/2025

Digital Supply Chain
Bachelor in Management and Technology (2020 Study Plan) (Plan: 393 - Estudio: 351)

Coordinating teacher: ALVAREZ GIL, MARIA JOSEFA

Department assigned to the subject: Business Administration Department

Type: Electives
ECTS Credits: 6.0 ECTS


Skills and learning outcomes
Description of contents: programme
1. Digital tools aiding Location and Transport decisions · Conditioning factors · Geographic Information systems · Software packages · Autonomous vehicles and connected cars 2.- Automated inventory and warehouse management; digital layout systems Inventories and their functions · Digital inventory management · Digital tools for warehouse management · Software apps for layout decisions. 3.Industrial Internet of the Things (IIOT) and Industry 4.0 : short term programming, scheduling and preventive maintenance · What is IIOT? · Types of short term programming and scheduling · Software tolos · Preventive maintenance and reliability: software apps. 4.-Internet of Things and Supply Chain Pros and cons of IOTs · Real time information and cloud sharing · Negotiation power with suppliers and customers Costs and profits
Learning activities and methodology
AF1. THEORETICAL-PRACTICAL CLASSES. They will present the knowledge that students should acquire. They will receive the class notes and will have basic texts of reference to facilitate the follow-up of the classes and the development of the subsequent work. Exercises, practical problems on the part of the student will be solved and workshops and evaluation tests will be carried out to acquire the necessary skills. AF2. TUTORIES. Individualized assistance (individual tutorials) or group (collective tutorials) to students by the teacher. AF3. INDIVIDUAL OR GROUP STUDENT WORK. MD1 THEORY CLASS. Exhibitions in the teacher's class with support of computer and audiovisual media, in which the main concepts of the subject are developed and the materials and bibliography are provided to complement the students' learning. MD2. PRACTICES. Resolution of practical cases, problems, etc. raised by the teacher individually or in groups. MD3. TUTORIES. Individualized assistance (individual tutorials) or group (collective tutorials) to students by the teacher. For subjects of 6 credits, 4 hours will be dedicated with 100% of attendance.
Assessment System
  • % end-of-term-examination 0
  • % of continuous assessment (assigments, laboratory, practicals...) 100

Calendar of Continuous assessment

Extraordinary call: regulations
Basic Bibliography
  • Heizer, J., Render, B. and Munro, C.. Operations Management: Sustainability and Supply Chain Management . Pearson. 2019

The course syllabus may change due academic events or other reasons.

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