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Course offering missing for current semester as well as for previous and coming semesters
* Retrieved from Course syllabus HM1026 (Spring 2009–)

Content and learning outcomes

Course contents

The coursedescribes the new view on business logisticsas a consequence of increased competition, globalization, higher capital costs, and the newinformation technology, IT.Supported by exercises intensified studies are made about storage costs, procurement and distribution.

The teaching contains of integrated lessons and seminars and includes various types of exercises.

Intended learning outcomes

The target of the course is to give the students increased understanding about flow efficiency of goods, services, information and capital in a cost efficient and customer adapted way in the company.

After finished the course the student should be able to identify and describe essential logistics-related terms and activities within the logistics process, should have good awareness of the logistics’ role and substance in companies and the society, in a structured way be able to describe and handle aspects on warehousing, inbound logistics and outbound distribution within logistics effectiveness.

Course Disposition

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Literature and preparations

Specific prerequisites

HU1900 Business Economics and Organizational Behavior and mininum 75hp within an accrediated program at KTH.

Recommended prerequisites

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Oskarsson, Björn. et al.: Modern Logistik, Liber 2006

Examination and completion

If the course is discontinued, students may request to be examined during the following two academic years.

Grading scale

A, B, C, D, E, FX, F


  • TEN1 - Examination, 6,0 hp, betygsskala: A, B, C, D, E, FX, F
  • ÖVN1 - Exercises, 1,5 hp, betygsskala: P, F

Based on recommendation from KTH’s coordinator for disabilities, the examiner will decide how to adapt an examination for students with documented disability.

The examiner may apply another examination format when re-examining individual students.

Other requirements for final grade

Passed Written Exam and passed excersises.

Opportunity to complete the requirements via supplementary examination

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Opportunity to raise an approved grade via renewed examination

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Ethical approach

  • All members of a group are responsible for the group's work.
  • In any assessment, every student shall honestly disclose any help received and sources used.
  • In an oral assessment, every student shall be able to present and answer questions about the entire assignment and solution.

Further information

Course web

Further information about the course can be found on the Course web at the link below. Information on the Course web will later be moved to this site.

Course web HM1026

Offered by

ITM/Sustainable Production Development

Main field of study


Education cycle

First cycle

Add-on studies

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