Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
190400708105SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENTCompulsory484
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
The purpose of this course, is the emphasize that "Success is dependent on supply chain managemement in present and future business environment ". As a continuation of Production Management course, supply chain management practices from different industries are examined.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Learning Outcomes
1At the end of the course student will learn and have information about;
2Supply and Demand Network Logistics Management
3With case studies student will find the opportunity to learn supply chain management practices from different industries.
Mode of Delivery
Daytime Class
Prerequisites and co-requisities
Recommended Optional Programme Components
Course Contents
Supply chain management (SCM) is the management of the flow of goods. It includes the movement and storage of raw materials, work-in-process inventory, and finished goods from point of origin to point of consumption. Interconnected or interlinked networks, channels and node businesses are involved in the provision of products and services required by end customers in a supply chain.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
1Introduction to Supply Chain Management --
2Obtaining Competitive Advantage in the Supply Chain, Supply Chain Planning, Supply and Demand Planning --
3Managing the Supply Chain Uncertainty and Scale Economies --
4Transport and Logistics in Supply Chain Management --
5Supply Chain Network Design, Operational Issues in Supply Chain Management, Distribution Channel Management --
6Supply Chain Coordination and Contracts --
7Supplier Relationship Management --
8Supplier Evaluation Techniques --
9Supplier Quality Management System --
10Examples on Supplier Certification Program --
11Supplier Audit --
12Supplier Development Policies --
13e-Business in Supply Chain and Information Technology, Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) and Optimization --
14Virtual Integration in the Supply Chain --
Recommended or Required Reading
Anadolu University Publications
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Midterm Examination1100
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Final Examination1100
Term (or Year) Learning Activities40
End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities60
Language of Instruction
Work Placement(s)
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination111
Final Examination111
Attending Lectures12020
Individual Study for Mid term Examination31030
Individual Study for Final Examination61060
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
* Contribution Level : 1 Very low 2 Low 3 Medium 4 High 5 Very High
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