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MIS713 - Supply Chain Management and Logistics

Unit details

Year2016 unit information
Enrolment modes:Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne), Cloud (online)
Credit point(s):1
Previously coded as:

MSC753

EFTSL value:0.125
Unit chair:

C Parker

Prerequisite:Nil
Corequisite:Nil
Incompatible with: Nil
Contact hours:

Campus: 1 x 3 hour class per week.
Cloud(online): Learning resources are via CloudDeakin

Content

The growing global economy has redefined the dynamics of competition for modern organisations, with product life-cycles shortening and worldwide commercial competition increasing. Successful competition today depends on organisations adopting state-of-the art, effective supply chain management (SCM) strategies. This unit provides students with an understanding of the SCM strategies and the eBusiness technologies/applications which organisations and entire supply chains can use to become world-class and globally competitive. It also covers challenges and opportunities such as environmental sustainability and corporate social responsibility in the supply chain.

Assessment

Assessment 1 (Group) - Case study (equivalent to 3000 words) - 30%

Assessment 2 (Group) - Case study (equivalent to 3000 words) - 30%

Examination (2 hours) - 40%

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