Course Description

Course Name

Understanding Operations, Logistics and Supply Chain Management

Session: VLNF3423

Hours & Credits

10 UK Credits

Prerequisites & Language Level

Taught In English

  • There is no language prerequisite for courses at this language level.


Assessment: formative assessment – short case study with feedback in seminar time; summative assessment - individual assignment (2000 words)

Module learning outcomes 
1. Knowledge outcome – You will be able to develop your understandings of operations, logistics and SCM in organisations and how these contribute to organisational success. 
2. Intellectual/transferable skills outcome - You will be able to consider a complex scenario related to operations, logistics and SCM and apply quantitative or qualitative techniques to contribute 
to its solution. 

How the module develops Business Readiness 
I can understand the value of operations and logistics and supply chains to organisations. I am developing business and management understanding and applying quantitative and/or qualitative skills techniques to solve problems with awareness of ethical issues and commercial acumen. I am developing my problem solving and negotiating skills.

*Course content subject to change