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Logistics Management

Course length

This course is one-week long.

Marks overview

  • LE1 25%
  • LE2 25%
  • Daily activities 10%
  • Final exam 40%

Textbooks

Learning Exercise

1

2

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Day 1

Learning Objectives

  • Analyse what logistics is and the importance of it
  • Describe the value-added role/utilities
  • Explain the various types of logistics activities and their use

Index

  • Chapter 3

Day 2

Learning Objectives

  • Understand the role of warehouses and distribution centres
  • Explain the types of warehouses and distribution centres
  • Analyse various types of logistics channels

Index

  • Chapter 3
  • Chapter 4
  • Chapter 10

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Day 3

  • Learning exercise one is due

Learning Objectives

  • Understand warehouse and inventory trade-offs and the impact
  • Describe inventory and transportation trade-offs and the impact
  • Analyse inventory and customer service trade-offs and the impact

Index

  • Chapter 9
  • Chapter 10 (page 384)
  • Chapter 11
  • Chapter 13 (page 518)

Day 4

Learning Objectives

  • Analyse a logistics network
  • Discuss the importance of logistics system information (LSI)
  • Explain the importance behind logistics system analysis
  • Principles of Supply Chain Management

Index

  • Chapter 3
  • Chapter 8
  • Chapter 15

Day 5

  • Final exam
  • Learning exercise two is due
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