XMBA 583 | Course Introduction and Application Information

Course Name
Supply Chain Management
Code
Semester
Theory
(hour/week)
Application/Lab
(hour/week)
Local Credits
ECTS
XMBA 583
Fall/Spring
1
0
1
2

Prerequisites
None
Course Language
English
Course Type
Elective
Course Level
Second Cycle
Course Coordinator
Course Lecturer(s)
Assistant(s) -
Course Objectives The objective of this course is to widen students’ knowledge on the supply chain management and to make them able to evaluate the supply chain processes in the context of business to business relations.
Learning Outcomes The students who succeeded in this course;
  • understand main members and processes of a supply chain,
  • demonstrate a critical view on the role of interrelationships and integration of different business members in a supply chain,
  • determine right supply chain strategies for the organisations in different industries
Course Content This course is conducted on an interactive basis. Students’ engagement is enhanced by activities including, in class (HBR) case study discussions, role-plays, videos, and presentations.

 



Course Category

Core Courses
Major Area Courses
X
Supportive Courses
Media and Management Skills Courses
Transferable Skill Courses

 

WEEKLY SUBJECTS AND RELATED PREPARATION STUDIES

Week Subjects Related Preparation
1 Introduction to supply chain management Readings and preparation for class discussion
2 Designing Global Supply Chain Network Readings and preparation for class discussion
3 Supply Chain Integration Readings and preparation for class discussion
4 Discussion-1st Session Overview of the Project Readings and preparation for class discussion
5 1st Case Study Discussion Readings and preparation for class discussion
6 Purchasing and Supply Management Readings and preparation for class discussion
7 Performance Management in Supply Chains Readings and preparation for class discussion
8 Supply Chain Risk Management Readings and preparation for class discussion
9 Discussion-2nd Session Project Progress Feedback Session Readings and preparation for class discussion
10 2nd Case Study Discussion Readings and preparation for class discussion
11 Supply Chain Modals Readings and preparation for class discussion
12 Service Supply Chains Readings and preparation for class discussion
13 Supply Chain Sustainability Readings and preparation for class discussion
14 Role Play Session Project Progress Feedback Session Readings and preparation for class discussion
15 Project Presentations
16 Project Presentations

 

Course Textbooks
References

 

EVALUATION SYSTEM

Semester Requirements Number Percentage
Participation
Laboratory / Application
Field Work
Quizzes / Studio Critiques
Homework / Assignments
2
30
Presentation / Jury
1
30
Project
1
40
Seminar / Workshop
Portfolios
Midterms / Oral Exams
Final / Oral Exam
Total

Contribution of Semester Work to Final Grade
100
Contribution of Final Work to Final Grade
Total

ECTS / WORKLOAD TABLE

Activities Number Duration (Hours) Workload
Course Hours
Including exam week: 16 x total hours
16
2
32
Laboratory / Application Hours
Including exam week: 16 x total hours
16
Study Hours Out of Class
5
1
Field Work
Quizzes / Studio Critiques
Homework / Assignments
2
3
Presentation / Jury
1
3
Project
1
4
Seminar / Workshop
Portfolios
Midterms / Oral Exams
Final / Oral Exam
    Total
50

 

COURSE LEARNING OUTCOMES AND PROGRAM QUALIFICATIONS RELATIONSHIP

#
Program Qualifications / Outcomes
* Level of Contribution
1
2
3
4
5
1

Broaden and deepen the knowledge about business administration at the master’s level,

X
2

Acquiring interdisciplinary knowledge and being capable to apply it,

X
3

Understanding the multidisciplinary nature of business administration, and analyze theoretical and practical information and skills gain through master’s degree on interdisciplinary dimension,

X
4

Being able to handle specialistic problems on business administration independently, and resolve them by using scientific methods, assess the results and apply them in case of necessity,

X
5

Improving new strategic approaches by thinking within innovative and holistic ways, finding solutions by taking responsibility and being able to change management during the unforeseen and complicated events in the field of business administration,

X
6

Developing strategies, policies and implementation plans to address the issues in the fields of business administration and management, and evaluating the consequences according to the processes of quality,

X
7

Digesting the necessity to apply the values of business ethics, teaching and controlling to act according to social, scientific and ethical values under any circumstances such as data collection, evaluation, announcing and practicing in the field of Business Administration,

X
8

Being able to use a foreign language for both chasing the scientific publication and developing proper communication with colleagues from other countries, in written and verbal ways .

X
9

Being able to use computer programs needed in the field business administration as well as information and communication technologies in advanced levels .

X

*1 Lowest, 2 Low, 3 Average, 4 High, 5 Highest