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SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT

Purchasing Management - MNP2601
Under Graduate Degree,Diploma Semester module NQF level: 6 Credits: 12
Module presented in English
Pre-requisite: MNB1601 (Not applicable to 98683)
Purpose: This module will enable students to gain detailed knowledge in the main areas of purchasing and supply management. They will have insight into the purchasing and supply function's role within organisations and the management thereof. Students will also be empowered to apply purchasing and supply activities within selected fields.
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.
Strategic Sourcing - MNP3701
Under Graduate Degree Semester module NQF level: 7 Credits: 12
Module presented in English Module presented online
Pre-requisite: MNP2601 or MNP202F
Purpose: The purpose of this module is to provide students with knowledge and insight into the strategic sourcing's role within organisations and the management thereof. The students will also be equipped to apply knowledge pertaining to strategic sourcing activities within selected fields.
Supply Chain Alignment - MNP3702
Under Graduate Degree Semester module NQF level: 7 Credits: 12
Module presented in English Module presented online
Pre-requisite: MNP2602 or MNP203G
Purpose: The purpose of this module is to equip students to apply knowledge and insight pertaining to tools and strategies available to align next-generation organizational management of supply chains. The primary focus is on the management of the most important elements of supply, operations, distribution and integration issues in the supply chain) in order to achieve sustainable competitive advantage for individual organisation and the entire supply chain.
Supplier Relationship Management - MNP3703
Under Graduate Degree Semester module NQF level: 7 Credits: 12
Module presented in English Module presented online
Pre-requisite: MNP2601 or MNP202F
Purpose: The purpose of this module is to introduce students to the context of strategic supplier relationship management, which implies that buyers and suppliers work closely together to share the economic burden and embrace innovative ways to ensure their mutual wellbeing. Therefore, from a buying perspective, organisations set objectives to leverage their supply base to improve their competitive position, both locally and globally.
Supply Chain Management - SCH4801
Baccalareus Technologiae Degree,Honours,Post Graduate Diploma Year module NQF level: 8 Credits: 24
Module presented in English Module presented online
Purpose: Students credited with this module are able to demonstrate the knowledge of the strategic impact and evolutionary direction of supply chain management in a global market environment, as well as to emphasise the changes in processes and management thinking required to introduce and improve supply chain management in South African organisations.