Course curriculum

  • 1

    Recorded Live Class

    • Review on Key Concepts: Chapter 1 to Chapter 6 [Recorded live-class_6th Nov 2020]

    • Review on Key Concepts: Chapter 6 to Chapter 12 [Recorded live-class_13th Nov 2020]

  • 2

    Chapter 1: The Growing Demand for Supply Chain Management

    • Chapter 1 [whole]: The Growing Demand for Supply Chain Management

    • Chapter 1 [Audio Book]

    • Chapter 1: Lecture 1 [Defining Supply Chain Management]

    • Chapter 1: Lecture 2 [Exploring Complex Business Challenges]

    • Chapter 1: Lecture 3 [Operating Under Supply Chain Management Principles]

    • Chapter 1: Lecture 4 [Introducing Five Supply Chain Tasks]

    • Chapter 1: Lecture 5 [Implementing the New Supply Chain Agenda]

    • Chapter 1 (Quiz)

  • 3

    Chapter 2: Understanding Supply Chains from Different Perspectives

    • Chapter 2 [whole]: Understanding Supply Chains from Different Perspectives

    • Chapter 2 [Audio Book]

    • Chapter 2: Lecture 1 [Managing Supply Chain Flows]

    • Chapter 2: Lecture 2 [Synchronizing Supply Chain Functions]

    • Chapter 2: Lecture 3 [Connecting Supply Chain Communities]

    • Chapter 2: Lecture 4 [Designing Supply Chain Systems]

    • Chapter 2: Lecture 5 [Measuring Supply Chain Processes]

    • Chapter 2 (Quiz)

  • 4

    Chapter 3: Digging into the Supply Chain

    • Chapter 3 [whole]: Digging into the Supply Chain

    • Chapter 3 [Audio Book]

    • Chapter 3: Lecture 1 [Prioritizing Supply Chain Goals]

    • Chapter 3: Lecture 2 [Looking at Cost Drivers]

    • Chapter 3: Lecture 3 [Dealing with Trade-Offs]

    • Chapter 3 (Quiz)

  • 5

    Chapter 4: Optimising Your Supply Chain

    • Chapter 4 [whole]: Optimising Your Supply Chain

    • Chapter 4 [Audio Book]

    • Chapter 4: Lecture 1 [Designing Your Network]

    • Chapter 4: Lecture 2 [Improving and Innovating Processes]

    • Chapter 4: Lecture 3 [Structuring Supply Chain Projects]

    • Chapter 4 (Quiz)

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    Chapter 5: Connecting Supply Chain Processes

    • Chapter 5 [whole]: Connecting Supply Chain Processes

    • Chapter 5 [Audio Book]

    • Chapter 5: Lecture 1 [Understanding Supply Chain Processes]

    • Chapter 5: Lecture 2 [Introducing the SCOR Model]

    • Chapter 5: Lecture 3 [Establishing Process Metrics]

    • Chapter 5: Lecture 4 [Building the Right Supply Chain]

    • Chapter 5 (Quiz)

  • 7

    Chapter 6: Planning the Supply Chain

    • Chapter 6 [whole]: Planning the Supply Chain

    • Chapter 6 [Audio Book]

    • Chapter 6: Lecture 1 [Balancing Supply and Demand]

    • Chapter 6: Lecture 2 [Aligning Resources with Requirements]

    • Chapter 6: Lecture 3 [Analyzing Your Customers]

    • Chapter 6: Lecture 4 [Planning Your Products & Production Systems]

    • Chapter 6: Lecture 5 [Planning Your Delivery Systems & Planning for Returns]

    • Chapter 6 (Quiz)

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    Chapter 7: Sourcing, Purchasing and Procurement

    • Chapter 7 [whole]: Sourcing, Purchasing and Procurement

    • Chapter 7 [Audio Book]

    • Chapter 7: Lecture 1 [Understanding Strategic Sourcing]

    • Chapter 7: Lecture 2 [Segmenting Your Supply Chain]

    • Chapter 7: Lecture 3 [Managing Life Cycle Costs]

    • Chapter 7: Lecture 4 [Managing Supplier Relationships]

    • Chapter 7: Lecture 5 [Establishing Supply Contracts]

    • Chapter 7: Lecture 6 [Mitigating Supplier Risks & Establishing Purchasing Ethics]

    • Chapter 7 (Quiz)

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    Chapter 8: Making Your Products or Services

    • Chapter 8 [whole]: Making Your Products or Services

    • Chapter 8 [Audio Book]

    • Chapter 8: Lecture 1 [Planning and Scheduling Production]

    • Chapter 8: Lecture 2 [Identifying Manufacturing Process Types]

    • Chapter 8: Lecture 3 [Choosing Your Production Environment]

    • Chapter 8: Lecture 4 [Implementing Quality Control and Quality Assurance]

    • Chapter 8: Lecture 5 [Reducing Manufacturing Waste]

    • Chapter 8 (Quiz)

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    Chapter 9: Delivering Your Products or Services

    • Chapter 9 [whole]: Delivering Your Products or Services

    • Chapter 9: [Audio Book]

    • Chapter 9: Lecture 1 [Understanding Modes of Transportation]

    • Chapter 9: Lecture 2 [Selecting Modes of Transportation]

    • Chapter 9: Lecture 3 [Managing Warehousing and Inventory]

    • Chapter 9: Lecture 4 [Establishing Inventory Ordering Policies]

    • Chapter 9: Lecture 5 [Selecting Material Handling Equipment]

    • Chapter 9: Lecture 6 [Managing and Filling Orders]

    • Chapter 9: Lecture 7 [Leveraging Third-Party Logistics]

    • Chapter 9 (Quiz)

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    Chapter 10: Managing Product Returns and Reverse Supply Chains

    • Chapter 10 [whole]: Managing Product Returns and Reverse Supply Chains

    • Chapter 10 [Audio Book]

    • Chapter 10: Lecture 1 [Growing Revenues with Easy Returns]

    • Chapter 10: Lecture 2 [Processing Returns of New or Excess Products & Used or Defective Products ]

    • Chapter 10: Lecture 3 [Managing Closed-Loop Supply Chains]

    • Chapter 10: Lecture 4 [Handling Unauthorised Returns and Fraudulent Products & Managing Trade-Ins]

    • Chapter 10 (Quiz)

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    Chapter 11: Enabling Your Supply Chain

    • Chapter 11 [whole]: Enabling Your Supply Chain

    • Chapter 11 [Audio Book]

    • Chapter 11: Lecture 1 [Managing Your Business Rules]

    • Chapter 11: Lecture 2 [Managing Supply Chain Performance]

    • Chapter 11: Lecture 3 [Managing Your Assets]

    • Chapter 11: Lecture 4 [Labeling Your Products]

    • Chapter 11: Lecture 5 [Addressing Supply Chain Security Issues]

    • Chapter 11: Lecture 6 [Leveraging Information Technology]

    • Chapter 11: Lecture 7 [Leveraging Human Resources]

    • Chapter 11: Lecture 8 [Mastering Project Management]

    • Chapter 11 (Quiz)

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    Chapter 12: Managing Supply Chain Software

    • PGDSCM Chapter 12 [whole]: Managing Supply Chain Software

    • Chapter 12 [Audio Book]

    • Chapter 12: Lecture 1 [Understanding How Processes Evolve]

    • Chapter 12: Lecture 2 [Using Transportation Management Systems]

    • Chapter 12: Lecture 3 [Using Warehouse Management & Execution Systems]

    • Chapter 12: Lecture 4 [Using Demand Planning Systems]

    • Chapter 12: Lecture 5 [Using Material Requirements Planning Systems]

    • Chapter 12: Lecture 6 [Using Distribution Requirements Planning Systems]

    • Chapter 12: Lecture 7 [Using Labour Management Systems]

    • Chapter 12: Lecture 8 [Using Customer Relationship Management Systems]

    • Chapter 12: Lecture 9 [Using Supplier Relationship Management Systems]

    • Chapter 12: Lecture 10 [Using Enterprise Resources Planning Systems]

    • Chapter 12: Lecture 11 [Using Supply Chain Modelling Software]

    • Chapter 12: Lecture 12 [Using Business Intelligence Software]

    • Chapter 12: Lecture 13 [Leveraging Software Analysts]

    • Chapter 12 (Quiz)

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    Chapter 13: Integrating Advanced Manufacturing into your Supply Chain

    • PGDSCM Chapter 13 [whole]: Integrating Advanced Manufacturing into your Supply Chain

    • Chapter 13 [Audio Book]

    • Chapter 13: Lecture 1 [Avoiding Obsolescence]

    • Chapter 13: Lecture 2 [Capitalising on Advanced Manufacturing]

    • Chapter 13: Lecture 3 [Automated Mobile Robots & Unmanned and Autonomous Vehicles]

    • Chapter 13 (Quiz)

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    Chapter 14: Managing Digital Supply Chain

    • PGDSCM Chapter 14 [whole]: Managing Digital Supply Chain

    • Chapter 14 [Audio Book]

    • Chapter 14: Lecture 1 [Digitalising Products and Services]

    • Chapter 14: Lecture 2 [Integrating Planning, Executing and Visibility]

    • Chapter 14: Lecture 3 [Creating Customer Centricity]

    • Chapter 14: Lecture 4 [Sharing with Blockchains]

    • Chapter 14: Lecture 5 [Harnessing the Internet of Things, Big Data and the Cloud]

    • Chapter 14: Lecture 6 [Employing Artificial Intelligence & Retooling for Omnichannel]

    • Chapter 14 (Quiz)

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    Chapter 15: Transforming Your Supply Chain

    • PGDSCM Chapter 15 [whole]: Transforming Your Supply Chain

    • Chapter 15 [Audio Book]

    • Chapter 15: Lecture 1 [Improve Transparency and Visibility]

    • Chapter 15: Lecture 2 [Deploying Demand Shaping]

    • Chapter 15: Lecture 3 [Performing Postponement]

    • Chapter 15: Lecture 4 [Renewing Regional Sourcing]

    • Chapter 15: Lecture 5 [Reducing Stock-Keeping Units]

    • Chapter 15: Lecture 6 [Optimising Inventory]

    • Chapter 15: Lecture 7 [Incorporating Vendor-Managed Inventory]

    • Chapter 15: Lecture 8 [Adjusting Payment Terms & Using Supply Chain Finance]

    • Chapter 15: Lecture 9 [Control the Bullwhip Effect]

    • Copy of Chapter 15: Lecture 10 [Starting with Small Improvements & Creating Sandboxes]

    • Chapter 15 (Quiz)

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    Chapter 16: Adopting Supply Chain Metrics

    • PGDSCM Chapter 16 [whole]: Adopting Supply Chain Metrics

    • Chapter 16 [Audio Book]

    • Chapter 16: Lecture 1 [Understanding Metrics]

    • Chapter 16: Lecture 2 [Identifying Performance Attributes & Understanding SCOR Metrics]

    • Chapter 16: Lecture 3 [Optimising Operational Metrics]

    • Chapter 16: Lecture 4 [Formalising Financial Metrics]

    • Chapter 16: Lecture 5 [Perfecting People Metrics]

    • Chapter 16: Lecture 6 [Solidifying Sustainable Metrics]

    • Chapter 16 (Quiz)

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    Chapter 17: Managing Supply Chain Risks

    • PGDSCM Chapter 17 [whole]: Managing Supply Chain Risks

    • Chapter 17 [Audio Book]

    • Chapter 17: Lecture 1 [Challenging Assumptions About the Future]

    • Chapter 17: Lecture 2 [Building Supply Chain Resilience]

    • Chapter 17: Lecture 3 [Identifying Risks]

    • Chapter 17: Lecture 4 [Classifying Risks & Scoring Risks]

    • Chapter 17: Lecture 5 [Managing Risks]

    • Chapter 17 (Quiz)

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    Chapter 18: Building Supply Chain Analytics

    • PGDSCM Chapter 18 [whole]: Building Supply Chain Analytics

    • Chapter 18 [Audio Book]

    • Chapter 18: Lecture 1 [The Rise of Big Data, Sensors and the Internet of Things]

    • Chapter 18: Lecture 2 [Outline of an Analytics Plan]

    • Chapter 18: Lecture 3 [Correlation, Causation and Interpolation]

    • Chapter 18: Lecture 4 [Modelling, Simulation and Optimisation]

    • Chapter 18: Lecture 5 [Scenario Planning]

    • Chapter 18: Lecture 6 [Dashboards and Control Towers]

    • Chapter 18 (Quiz)