DMI712 LSCM European Dimension

Code DMI712
Name LSCM European Dimension
Status Compulsory/Courses of Limited Choice
Level and type Post-graduate Studies, Academic
Field of study Computer Science
Faculty Department of Modelling and Simulation
Academic staff Jurijs Merkurjevs, Jana Bikovska, Jūlija Petuhova
Credit points 2.0 (3.0 ECTS)
Parts 1
Annotation The course "LSCM European Dimension" is aimed at overviewing approaches and requirements to practical implementation of logistics and supply chain management methods in different European regions, in particular, in Latvia with special attention to used technologies (e.g., transportation, warehousing and material handling technologies). Students are introduced to the main LSCM players in Latvia and their level of development. Challenges and future trends in LSCM are discussed. Logistics infrastructure from different regions across Europe is considered. Organization of customs procedures and security requirements in supply chains are discussed. .
Goals and objectives
of the course in terms
of competences and skills
Competences and skills demonstrated: understanding the state-of-the-art concerning regional LSCM implementation (in particular, in Latvia), ability to compare company-specific LSCM solutions (in particular, technological ones) and to relate them to the theory
Learning outcomes
and assessment
To be able to characterize the main aspects of LSCM European development - Successfully presented report and passed exam
To be able to explain regional LSCM development in Latvia - Successfully passed exam
To be able to explain organization of customs procedures and security requirements in supply chains - Successfully passed exam
Course prerequisites Basic knowledge in logistics and supply chain management

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