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LOG715 Business cases in SCM

LOG715 Business cases in SCM

Course code: 
LOG715
Course name: 
Business cases in SCM
Program of study: 
Master of Science in Logistics
Course name in Norwegian Bokmål: 
Business Cases in SCM
Course name in Norwegian Nynorsk: 
Business cases in SCM
Campus: 
Molde
Credits: 
7.5
Level of study: 
2. syklus (master)
Teaching semester: 
2017 Vår
Assessment semester: 
2017 Vår
Language of instruction: 
Engelsk
Language of examination: 
Engelsk
Language of litterature: 
Engelsk
Recommended previous knowledge

LOG 711 Supply Chain Management 1 or equivalent course. The course is open for master students in logistics only.

Course content

The course will mainly consist of 3 cases taken from or presented by specific firms or public organizations. The students may work in small groups (no more than 2 students per group) or individually. The students will write and submit an assignment for each of the three cases. The assignments are written analyses of the logistical problem and should indicate solutions to the problem. The business cases will vary from one year to another.

Learning outcome

The objective is to give the students an opportunity to study and discuss specific firms and their logistical problems. The students will after the course have knowledge on solving business problems by applying theory to practical issues.

Working and learning activities

Presentation of the cases are arranged as one-day seminars. One week after the seminar the students attend in a question session for the case, where they have prepared questions for the company representative. The cases will vary from one year to the next. Depending of the subject in the case, there will also be organized day-seminars which are connected to the cases
 

Curriculum

Required reading list is given in fronter at the semester start

Obligatorisk arbeidskravAntall arbeidskravPåkrevde arbeidskravFremmøteKommentar
Annet - spesifiser i kommentarfeltet 33RequiredAll company presentations, question sessions and day-seminars are mandatory. 3 written assignments. Each assignment should consist of approximately 15 pages per student.
Obligatoriske arbeidskrav:
Mandatory coursework:Annet - spesifiser i kommentarfeltet
Courseworks given: 3
Courseworks required:3
Presence:Required
Comment:All company presentations, question sessions and day-seminars are mandatory. 3 written assignments. Each assignment should consist of approximately 15 pages per student.
VurderingsformGrupperingVarighetVarighetstypeKarakterskalaAndelKommentarHjelpemidlerHjelpemidler
Hjemmeeksamen- semesterBokstavkarakter (A - F)33,33Individual or group cases, all cases must be passed. One written assignments. Each assignment should consist of approximately 15 pages per student. One final grade. Alle trykte og skrevne hjelpemidler
Hjemmeeksamen- semesterBokstavkarakter (A - F)33,33Individual or group cases, all cases must be passed. One written assignments. Each assignment should consist of approximately 15 pages per student. One final grade. Alle trykte og skrevne hjelpemidler
Hjemmeeksamen- semesterBokstavkarakter (A - F)33,33Individual or group cases, all cases must be passed. One written assignments. Each assignment should consist of approximately 15 pages per student. One final grade. Alle trykte og skrevne hjelpemidler
Vurderinger:
Form of assessment:Hjemmeeksamen
Grouping:-
Duration:
Type of duration:semester
Grading scale:Bokstavkarakter (A - F)
Proportion:33,33
Comment:Individual or group cases, all cases must be passed. One written assignments. Each assignment should consist of approximately 15 pages per student. One final grade.
Supported material:
Support material:Alle trykte og skrevne hjelpemidler
Form of assessment:Hjemmeeksamen
Grouping:-
Duration:
Type of duration:semester
Grading scale:Bokstavkarakter (A - F)
Proportion:33,33
Comment:Individual or group cases, all cases must be passed. One written assignments. Each assignment should consist of approximately 15 pages per student. One final grade.
Supported material:
Support material:Alle trykte og skrevne hjelpemidler
Form of assessment:Hjemmeeksamen
Grouping:-
Duration:
Type of duration:semester
Grading scale:Bokstavkarakter (A - F)
Proportion:33,33
Comment:Individual or group cases, all cases must be passed. One written assignments. Each assignment should consist of approximately 15 pages per student. One final grade.
Supported material:
Support material:Alle trykte og skrevne hjelpemidler