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Area/Catalogue
BUSS 3027

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Course Level
Undergraduate

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Offered Externally
Yes

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Course ID
006727

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Unit Value
4.5

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University-wide elective course
No

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Timetable/s
First Semester
(Study Period 2)
Course owner

Course owner
School of Management

Course aim

This course provides in-depth knowledge of the temporal and spatial processes that add value for customers in supply networks; philosophies and techniques for the application of supply chain strategies; and discerns the digital technologies enabling integrative efforts and competitiveness as an ecosystem.

Course content

Strategic priorities and value proposition for B2B and B2C contexts; time-based opportunities and leagility; internationalisation drivers, strategies and risk management in global supply chains; evolving technology applications (including cyber-physical systems, Industrial Internet of Things) in the digital era and collaborative interconnectivity in supply chain ecosystems.

Textbook(s)

Harrison, A & van Hoek, R & Skipworth, H 2019, Logistics management and strategy: competing through the supply chain, 6th edn, Financial Times Press, England.

Prerequisite(s)

Nil

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, CITY WEST
Preparatory 1 x 1 week
Seminar 3 hours x 10 weeks
EXTERNAL, CITY WEST, ONLINE
External 30 hours x N/A

Note: These components may or may not be scheduled in every study period. Please refer to the timetable for further details.


Assessment

Task Length Weighting Duration
INTERNAL, CITY WEST
Report 2500 words 50% N/A
Examination N/A 50% 2.5 hours
EXTERNAL, CITY WEST, ONLINE
Report 2500 words 50% N/A
Examination N/A 50% 2.5 hours

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.125
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 3)
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Fee-paying program for domestic and international students
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Non-award enrolment
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* Equivalent Full Time Study Load. Please note all EFTSL values are published and calculated at ten decimal places. Values are displayed to three decimal places for ease of interpretation

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