Purchasing, 3 cr

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    15.05.2018 - 21.08.2018
Last enrolment date
    09.04.2018 - 29.04.2018
    The students are able to find information independently and to prepare reports. They have the basic knowledge of logistics processes.
    Students understand the meaning of the purchasing as part of the business in different organizations and networks. In addition, a student knows the core concepts in the field of purchasing and understands the main issues concerning the purchasing
strategy and planning. The aim is to gain understanding of the possibilities and the challenges the procurement offers and faces in an organization.
    The main content will include
- role of purchasing
- purchasing process
- purchasing management
- buying business services
- purchasing and business strategy
- purchasing, innovation and quality
- purchasing and corporate social responsibility
    On-line course and / or lectures, exercises, group works, visits/visiting lectures and learning assignments.
    Van Weele, A. (2010). Purchasing and Supply Chain Management. 5th ed.
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