Supply Chain Dynamics

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Learn how to manage and harness the dynamics and interactions between firms and entities within a supply chain - ?part of the MITx Supply Chain Management MicroMasters Credential. First, we will introduce the field of System Dynamics. Developed at MIT, system dynamics is an approach that examines and models complex systems that feature interacting, non-linear, and dynamic elements. Second, we will explore the concepts of supply chain risk. Supply chains are subject to a wide number of potential disruptions – from both within and outside of the supply chain.

Course Objectives:

  • Supply chain risk management
  • Supply Chain Dynamics
  • End to End Supply Chain Management.

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