|1.||Critically reflect on a range of functions that make up modern procurement processes, the importance they have in the supply chain, and how they have evolved over time;|
|2.||Consolidate and synthesise knowledge of purchasing and supply management through a well-structured and balanced individual report on a purchasing-related topic based upon the reading of established academic literature;|
|3.||Work collaboratively in a team to reflect upon experiences gained during an industry site visit with reference to theories and frameworks encountered in the unit in order to produce a professional case study report;|
|4.||Consult with team members to develop a professional class presentation on selected topics covered in their case study report; and|
|5.||Conceptualise and synthesise information from various sources to present a clear, coherent and independent exposition of knowledge in the field of purchasing and supply management.|
|Case Study||Group Report||30%|
|Test||Tests (2 progressive in-class tests at 20% each)||40%|
Procurement & Supply Chain Management, 9th ed,
Lysons, K & Farrington B 2016,
Prentice Hall, England.
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