Supply Chain Management: A Decision-Making Framework

General description

  • Master level course
  • For students in management and business studies, or interested in those topics
  • 5 ECTS credits
  • Fully in English
  • Starting on November 10, 2021. Final exam to take place in January 2022 (see below).

What you'll learn?

By the end of this course, you'll be able to:

  • recognize key questions in the design and management of a supply chain;
  • identify the possible options and solutions to key questions, along with their strengths and weaknesses;
  • translate the company strategy into a clear decision making framework;
  • make strategic decisions based upon this framework.

What are the learning activities?

  • An online course on edX.org - new run to start in November
  • Complementary information on the UCLouvain Moodle platform
  • A case study (analyzing a nearby company) to develop and present during a online meeting
    • by pair of students from your university
    • or individually if you're alone from your university

Exam modalities

  • Oral presentation of your case study to the professor - 40% of your final grade
  • In-class exam (in your own university) to be organized between January 2 and 22, 2022 (exact date to be communicated around late November 2021)
    • Closed-book written exam (case study)
    • 60% of your final grade
  • Re-sit possibility between August 16 and September 3, 2022.

Preview of the course