Sustainable Supply Chain Management

Preliminary content:
Orientation and introduction to sustainability
Sustainability in the context of the supply chain
The four perspectives of supply chain sustainability and link them to a business context
The sustainability implications of various supply chain concept
The value and impact of sustainable SCM on a company’s competitiveness and strategy
Sustainable supply chain future trends and innovations
Study time
12.09.2022 - 09.12.2022
The scope of education
5 ETCS
Main instructor language
English
Form of study
Online studies
Location

LAB University of Applied Sciences, E-campus


STUDY LEVEL
Bachelor-level

Price
75 euros (VAT 0 %)
Objectives
Student is able to
- acquire an understanding of sustainability in the context of the supply chain
- define the four perspectives of supply chain sustainability and link them to a business context
- analyze and evaluate the sustainability implications of various supply chain concept
- assess the value and impact of sustainable SCM on a company’s competitiveness and strategy
- recognize sustainable supply chain future trends and innovations
More about implementation
Lectures, international workshops, individual and group work, literature dialogue.
Course will be held online.
Prerequisites
Basics of logistics and Supply Chain Management.
Supply network, Logistics and Supply Chain Management or similar knowledge.
Group size
2 places for the open UAS students
Study materials
Workshop materials, articles, reports and other material provided by the lecturers.
Materials will be provided to Moodle.
Lectures Dates
15.9.2022 10.00–12.00
22.9.2022 10.00–12.00
6.10.2022 10.00–14.00
13.10.2022 10.00–14.00
10.11.2022 10.00–14.00
17.11.2022 10.00–14.00
24.11.2022 10.00–14.00
1.12.2022 10.00–12.00
8.12.2022 10.00–14.00
Teacher
Sari Jokimies, Kati Jaakkola
Evaluation scale
1-5
Further information

Compulsory attendance in the first introduction lecture online. Attending to five international workshops, and literature dialogue are compulsory.
The course will be implemented with international partner Universities of Applied Sciences so the schedule is fixed.

1 ECTS requires about 27 hours of students work (5 ECTS = 135h)

Evaluation criteria
Individual learning portfolio, participation in international workshops, literature dialogue.
Registration

The places of the open UAS studies are allocated on a first-come first-served basis. Please note that the registration is binding.

The registration form will be published on this site by the start of the registration period.

Registration period
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Terms of cancellation
The registration is binding. If the registration is cancelled during the registration period, there are no cancellation charges. If the registration is cancelled after the registration period but before the stated start date, a 50 % cancellation charge applies. If the registration is cancelled after the stated start date or not cancelled at all, the full price will be charged. Cancellations must be made in writing to avoinamk@lab.fi

Open UAS
avoinamkatlab [dot] fi