Ala:  Kaikille aloille soveltuva
During the course you will learn to observe and understand the meaning of the purchasing as a part of the business in different organizations and networks.
In addition, you will learn to know the core concepts in the field of purchasing and understands the main issues concerning the purchasing management and process. The aim is to gain understanding of the possibilities and the challenges the purchasing offers and faces in an organization.
– Role of purchasing
– Purchasing management
– Purchasing process
– Purchasing analysis
– Supplier relationship management
– Information systems in purchasing
– Purchasing and innovation
– Purchasing and corporate social responsibility
On-line studies. You can start as soon as you have been accepted in the course. There will be totally five learning assigments. The first assignment has to be completed during your first two weeks in the course. In case the first assignment is not done in two weeks, your place will be given to a new student and you will be dropped from the course. The final deadline for assignments is 16.12.2019.
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