Checking date: 08/06/2021

Course: 2021/2022

Supply Chain Management
Study: Master in Management (262)

Coordinating teacher: MONTES SANCHO, MARIA JOSE

Department assigned to the subject: Department of Business Administration

Type: Electives
ECTS Credits: 3.0 ECTS


Competencies CB9 Know how to communicate conclusions and knowledge and ultimate reasons that sustain them to specialized and non-specialized audiences in a clear and unambiguous way CG3 Effective planning and organization capacity CG6 Ability to identify patterns of ethical behavior in complex professional situations. CG10 Ability to offer creative solutions to complex problems CG13 Capacity to take advantage of information and communication technologies for the exercise of their profession and for learning CE16 Ability to identify and properly assess operational options in order to choose the most efficient Learning results that the student acquires *Knowledge and identification of the interrelation between elements the management of the supply chain *Ability to diagnose real-world problems in the field of supply chain management. *Identify realistic alternative solutions for specific problems of companies in reference to the supply chain. *Identify the strategies of the supply chain used in different types of companies
Skills and learning outcomes
Description of contents: programme
The contents included in this course can be summarized in the following points: Supply Chain Management Procurement Strategic alliances, Multiple sourcing, Networks Sustainable Supply Chain Global Logistics Supply Chain Resilience
Learning activities and methodology
TRAINING ACTIVITIES OF THE STUDY PLAN REFERRED TO MATTERS AF1 Theoretical class AF2 Practical classes AF3 Theoretical-practical classes AF4 Laboratory practices (computer classroom) AF5 Tutorials AF6 Group work AF7 Individual student work Code Activity No. Total hours No. Presential hours% Presence Student AF1 10.5 10.5 100% AF2 10.5 10.5 100% AF5 3 3 100% AF6 21 0 0% AF7 35 0 0% TOTAL MATERIA 80 24 EDUCATIONAL TRAINING METHODOLOGIES MD1 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 bibliography is provided to complement the students' learning. MD2 Critical reading of texts recommended by the teacher of the subject: Press articles, reports, manuals and / or academic articles, either for further discussion in class, or to expand and consolidate the knowledge of the subject. MD3 Resolution of practical cases, real business problems, etc., individually or as a team. MD4 Exhibition and discussion in class, under the teacher's moderation of topics related to the content of the subject, as well as case studies MD5 Preparation of papers and reports individually or in groups
Assessment System
  • % end-of-term-examination 40
  • % of continuous assessment (assigments, laboratory, practicals...) 60
Calendar of Continuous assessment
Basic Bibliography
  • F.Robert Jacobs & Richard B. Chase. Operations & supply chain management . MGraw Hill. 2018
  • Shoshanah Cohen, Joseph Roussel. Strategic Supply Chain Management: The Five Core Disciplines for Top Performance. MGraw Hill. 2013
  • Sunil Chopra & Peter Meindl. Supply Chain Management: Strategy, Planning, and Operation. Pearson. 2015

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