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Subject details

  • Topics
    • Methodology for problem solving including; analysis of existing situation, identification of major issues and problems and recommend solutions
    • Global Business practices
    • International business ethics and law
    • Analysis and development of solutions for case studies in Logistics and Supply Chain
  • Study resources
    • Instructional Methods
      • Disscusion forum/Discussion Board
      • Embedded Multimedia
      • E-Portfolios
      • Web links
      • Online assignment submission
      • Podcasting/Leacture capture
      • Online Quizzes/Tests
      • Standard Media
      • Wikis

At the completion of this subject students will be able to:

  1. explain Australian work culture and understand Australian workplaces
  2. analyse logistics and SC management cases
  3. identify main issues and problems and select appropriate methdologies to investigate them
  4. generate and evaluate alternative solutions
  5. recommend and justify potential solutions
  6. manage implementation issues and outcomes
  7. prepare and present a business report in a professional manner.
  • Assignment 1 - Continuous Individual Assessment (20%)
  • Assignment 2 - Individual (30%)
  • Assignment 3 - Group Assignment (50%)

Textbooks are subject to change within the academic year. Students are advised to purchase their books no earlier than one to two months before the start of a subject

No eligibility requirements

Special requirements

No special requirements

In this subject, you will apply and synthesise advanced knowledge of a complex supply chain management through undertaking an analysis of a real life industrial case study in either an academic or industrial setting and represent this through a business report.

Throughout the case study, you will apply advanced methodologies for problem solving including; analysis of existing situation, identification of major issues and problems, generation and evaluation of alternative solutions, recommendation and justification of solutions and implementation. They will develop advanced knowledge of global business practices, and international business ethics.

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