Course Brief

OUTCOME: On completion of this unit, candidates will be able to critically appraise the development and implementation of strategies at business and corporate levels in organisations and how these strategies impact on supply chains. This unit focuses on the development; configuration and implementation of strategy to help supply chain personnel achieve competitive advantage.

  • This course is offered in 50 hours

Upon successful completion of this unit the learner will be able to:

  • Understand the concept of strategy in organisations in supply chains
  • Understand the main elements of strategy formulation and implementation that impact on supply chains
  • Understand the implementation of strategies in supply chains
  • Be able to develop a plan for the development of the supply chain functional strategy

This unit is examination based and comprises of four exam questions each worth 25 marks, each testing a different learning outcome.