Leader: Mr Peter Dapiran
Peninsula First semester 2006 (OCL)
Synopsis: This unit is designed to expose students to contemporary thought and practice in logistics and supply chain management. The unit will elaborate on the extension of logistics management across organisational boundaries. How organisations are using logistics and supply chain management as a competitive tool will also be covered. Students will be able to gain appreciation through the critical study of contemporary research publications in the area. The practice of leading edge organisations will also be studied. Students will have the opportunity to apply new concepts in case studies and in their own organisations through assignment work.
Assessment: Assignment(s): 50% + Examination (3 hours): 50%
Contact Hours: 3 Hours class contact or equivalent per week.