Supply Chain Design

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Learn how to design and optimize the physical, financial, and information flows of a supply chain to enhance business performance ?– part of the MITx MicroMasters Credential in Supply Chain Management?. The main topic areas we will focus on in this course are: Supply Chain Network Design; Supply Chain Finance; Supplier Management; Production and Demand Planning; Process and Organizational Design.

Course Objectives:

  • Network Design and Facility Location
  • Supply Chain Finance
  • Procurement and sourcing
  • Production planning
  • Demand management and Sales & Operations Planning.

Recommended Background

  • Recommended for professionals in the Manufacturing field: in a process improvement role handling operations & logistics / preparing for an operations mangement career / currently holding a senior management position.

Course ID


Skill Focus

Smart Business



Employee Type

New Applicants, Operations teams, 1st level supervisor, Leadership

Method of Delivery


Estimated Effort

160 hrs


Audit Free

Certification is paid for $ 299.00 ; Full financial aid available for certification