|1.||Critically review and understand the concept of an integrated supply chain, or value chain, serving a set of customers in a wide range of situations;|
|2.||Critically analyse a business case, write a report and undertake a collaborative group presentation on distribution, transportation and/or materials management with recommended improvements;|
|3.||Gain hands on practice, demonstrate advanced level use and implementation of Advanced Planning and Optimisation (APO) software, SAP's supply Chain module to formulate a Supply Network Planning (SNP) and optimisation heuristics in a range of contexts; and|
|4.||Formulate and justify a strategic logistic plan for a local manufacturing or service company in a supply channel and collaboratively suggest an action plan for future operations of a supply chain related industry.|
|Report||Individual SAP-APO module workshop and report writing||30%|
|Case Study||Group case study Presentation and report writing||20%|
|Project||Group Industry Project & Report Writing||50%|
Logistics and Supply Chain Integration,
Sadler, I 2007,
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