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Area/Catalogue
BUSS 5326

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Course Level
Postgraduate

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Offered Externally
Yes

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Course ID
101162

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Unit Value
4.5

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University-wide elective course
Yes

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Timetable/s

This class has not been
timetabled for year 2020.

Course owner

Course owner
School of Management

Course aim

The aim of this course is to enable students to acquire knowledge of the international operations and activities across firms in the supply chain; how effective and efficient supply chain management practices can enhance and impact global competitiveness.

Course content

Supply chain drivers and metrics, designing global supply chains and distribution networks, aggregate planning, sourcing and coordination across international boundaries, transportation systems and information technologies used to integrate firms across countries.

Textbook(s)

Chopra, S 2019, Supply Chain Management: Strategy Planning and Operation, 7th edn, Pearson Prentice Hall, Upper Saddle River, NJ, USA

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, DISTANCE EDUCATION
External 30 hours equiv. x N/A
INTERNAL, CITY WEST (INTENSIVE)
Seminar 30 hours equiv. 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
Continuous assessment 1000 words 15% N/A
Report 2000 words 35% N/A
Examination NA 50% 2.5 hours
EXTERNAL, CITY WEST, DISTANCE EDUCATION
Continuous assessment 1000 words 15% N/A
Report 2000 words 35% N/A
Examination NA 50% 2.5 hours
INTERNAL, CITY WEST (INTENSIVE)
Continuous assessment 1000 words 15% N/A
Report 2000 words 35% N/A
Examination NA 50% 2.5 hours

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.125
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 3)
To determine the fee for this course as part of a Commonwealth Supported program, go to:
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Fee-paying program for domestic and international students
International students and students undertaking this course as part of a postgraduate fee paying program must refer to the relevant program home page to determine the cost for undertaking this course.

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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