ME2065 Operations and Supply Chain Strategy 6.0 credits
Produktion och Supply Chains
Manufacturing plays an important role in the Swedish economy and has during the last decade increasingly been viewed as a source of competitive advantage. Management and development of operations and supply chains is a key responsibility of engineers in all types of industries. The lectures are based on current research in operations and supply chain management and the content are then connected to cases and guest lectures. The purpose of the course is to give students the knowledge and tools needed to systematically and scientifically approach challenges within this topic.
The overall aim of the course is to give participants comprehensive knowledge on the strategic management of operations and supply chains in different types of industrial and technology based firms. After passing the course successfully, the student shall be able to analyze industrial systems as well as participate in, improve and lead change efforts in their respective technological areas.