Opintojakson nimi Supply Chain Management
Opintojakson ajankohta 26.08.2024 - 20.12.2024
Korkeakoulu Metropolia Ammattikorkeakoulu
Opintojakson kieli Englanti
Opintopisteet 5 OP

Opintojakson ala Yhteiskuntatieteiden, liiketalouden ja hallinnon ala
Opettaja Heikki Heponiemi
Tarjotaan avoimen opiskelijoille Ei
Taso AMK

Ilmoittautumiskäytäntöihin liittyvät kyselyt
Ilmoittautumisaika 11.06.2024 - 11.08.2024

Supply Chain Management

26.08.2024 - 20.12.2024

Opintojakson kuvaus

The student understands the objectives and importance of supply chain management and what are the main logistics activities and decisions that companies are involved with in international business environment.

The student is able to assess the impact of logistics on the competitiveness of the companies and economies and identify key performance indicators in order to develop logistics and supply chain activities.

The student is able to apply process thinking and process mapping tools when describing company’s main processes.

The student understands the role of technology and sustainability in supply chain management and recognizes career opportunities, skills and expertise required in the field of logistics and supply chain management.


  • Key concepts and functions of logistics and supply chain management
  • Basic concepts of international logistics and trade
  • Main logistics and supply chain costs and key performance indicators
  • Process thinking and process mapping
  • Sustainability and role of technology in supply chains and logistics
  • Logistics and Supply chain management as a career




  • Moodle Quizzes 20%
  • Excel & Visio assignments 10%
  • Exam 50% (Moodle-exam, online)
  • Two options how to complete the applied portion (30%) of the course:
  • Participation to the RealGame business simulation (on campus)
  • SCM case study report

Opintojakson työskentelytavat ja aikataulutus

  • Interactive online lectures and exercises
  • Group and individual assignments
  • REAL GAME simulation
  • Online lectures on Mondays 9-12