System Design for Supply Chain Management and Logistics

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Logistics and supply chain structures can be found in virtually any system. In this business and management course you will learn not only what makes leading systems competitive but also how to design, or redesign, your own system.

Course Objectives:

  • Basic economic analysis of systems and their profitability (in a logistics context)
  • Basic logistics and supply chain design principles
  • Taking a sustainability perspective using the triple bottom line of sustainability model
  • A system’s perspective on a whole supply chain including design, sourcing, production, warehousing, distribution and transportation.

Recommended Background

  • Recommended for all manufacturing personnel and managers handling logistics and operations.

Course ID


Skill Focus

Smart Business


Chalmers Institute of Technology

Employee Type

New applicants, operations teams, 1st level supervisor

Method of Delivery


Estimated Effort

35 hrs


Audit Free

Certification is paid for $ 49.00 ; Full financial aid available for certification