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Supply Chain Management - MNP2602

Under Graduate Degree,Diploma Semester module NQF level: 6 Credits: 12
Module presented in English
Pre-requisite: MNB1601 Co-requisite: MNP2601
Purpose: Supply chain management is a multifaceted undertaking that extends beyond the scope of a single organisation. This module will empower students with the competencies (knowledge, insight, skills, values and attitudes) necessary to contribute to the management of a modern integrated supply chain. The module scrutinizes supply chain management from a supply perspective. The fundamental principles of supply chain management are outlined with a particular focus on customer and supplier relationship management and sources of competitive advantage within an organisation's supply chain. Additionally, through the utilization of African case studies, supply chain management is conceptualized from an African context. Successful students will be able to contribute to the management of a modern integrated supply chain and possess cross-curricular skills such as, the ability to conduct self-evaluations and recognise the ethical implications of decisions within areas of supply chain management.