Kursnamn Hankinnan perusteet
Kursdatum 30.08.2022 - 31.07.2023
Yrkeshögskolan Jyväskylän ammattikorkeakoulu
Kursens språk Engelska
Studiepoäng 5 SP

Bransch Teknologi HUB
Lärare Jutta Nihtilä
För öppna YH studenter Avgiftsbelagd
Nivå YH

Frågor relaterade till registreringspraxis
Anmälningstid 15.08.2022 - 31.05.2023
ÖPPNA YH anmälning

Hankinnan perusteet

30.08.2022 - 31.07.2023


Do you want to develop into a professional that brings clear savings to your organization? In addition to that, added value, success and profitability? Purchasing know-how is all of this!

The competences to be promoted and assessed in the course are purchasing competence, practical application of technology, knowledge and understanding of the subject, ability to communicate and teamwork.

After completing this course, you will understand the role and importance of procurement in organizations and networks. You will be familiar with the key features of the procurement process and the different sectors (such as public and service procurement). You understand the main features related to purchasing management. You will gain an overview of the opportunities in purchasing development.

The main content will include

  • Role of purchasing
  • Basics in purchasing management
  • Purchasing process
  • Basics in purchasing development
  • Purchasing in different business environments
  • Basics of business networks & co-operation
  • The future of purchasing



Arbetsformer och schemaläggning

This is a nonstop course. Student chooses the time period in the virtual study environment. Time period should be selected based on students enrollment and study right time. Student can create own time schedule for the assignments and tasks within the selected time period.

If the virtual study environment has not opened for you within 2 weeks after enrollment, please contact the course teacher.


E-learning environment material and the following course book: van Weele, Arjan. 2010 or 2018. Purchasing and Supply Chain Management. Cengage Learning. (both as an e-book in JAMK’s library)

In addition, the Finnish book can be used alongside: Sanna Nieminen. 2016. Hyvä hankinta – parempi bisnes. Talent Pro (as an e-book in JAMK’s library)

Mer information

Enrolment for non-stop studies from the beginning of August to the end of May. Please note the time frames for completing your studies:

  • Enrolment 1.8-30.9., study time frame 30.8-10.12.
  • Enrolment 1.10.-28.2., study time frame 1.10.-31.5.
  • Enrolment 1.3.-31.5., study time frame 1.3.-31.7.

Studies must be completed during the given time frame. If needed, please re-register at the next time frame.


Please cancel your studies via email: Include in your name, your email, the name of the course you are cancelling and your contact information. Thank you!

Please note! We do not process enrollments during 19.12.2022 – 6.1.2023 and during 27.2. – 3.3.2023.