Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
International Logistics and Supply Chain Management UTC 302 6 3 + 1 4 8
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level Bachelor's Degree
Course Type Compulsory
Course Coordinator Prof.Dr. HAKAN TUNAHAN
Course Lecturers Prof.Dr. HAKAN TUNAHAN,
Course Assistants
Course Category
Course Objective

In today's dynamic competitive environment, it is very important for businesses to fulfill customer requests and needs effectively. For this reason, logistics and supply chain management are the elements that play a big role in the management of demands and requests. Establishing an effective supply chain management system, reducing costs, increasing efficiency and satisfaction should be the main goal of businesses. In this context, the aim of the course is; To reveal the importance of establishing effective logistics and supply chain systems and to provide students with information about practices.

Course Content

Basic concepts related to logistics and supply chain management, the structure of the supply chain, supply chain members, the design of the supply chain, demand forecasting and planning, inventory management, procurement and supplier management, distribution processes, supply chain management, performance management in the supply chain in the world and in Turkey sample supply chain applications will be covered in the course.

# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Understands general framework of logistic and basic functions of logistic organiser businesses Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
2 Internalizes risk management and cost structure at trasportation, bonded warehouse, open shed and warehousing of international logistic Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
3 Has command on supply chain management and comprehend its operations deeply Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
4 Is able to analyse global and national logistic and supply chain management cases Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Drilland Practice, Testing, Homework,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Overview of Logistics and Supply Chain Management Concepts Lecturer's Notes
2 Logistics Projects in Turkey and the World /Basic Logistics Activities Lecturer's Notes
3 Transportation (Modes, International Agreements etc.) Lecturer's Notes
4 Warehouse and Warehouse Management Lecturer's Notes
5 Demand Forecasting and Planning Lecturer's Notes
6 Inventory Management Lecturer's Notes
7 Special Areas in Logistics (Environmental, Reverse, Disaster Logistics) Lecturer's Notes
8 Midterm Exam Lecturer's Notes
9 Supply Chain Management and Operation Lecturer's Notes
10 Supply Chain Network Design Distribution Strategies Lecturer's Notes
11 Purchasing and Supplier Relations Lecturer's Notes
12 Risks and Benefits in the Supply Chain Lecturer's Notes
13 Information Systems in Supply Chain Lecturer's Notes
14 Case Studies on Logistics and Supply Chain Management Lecturer's Notes
Course Notes
Course Resources

Sunil Chopra ve Peter Meindl; "Tedarik Zinciri Yönetimi: Strateji, Planlama ve Operasyon"; Nobel Yayınları

Paul R. Murphy ve A. Michael Knemeyer; "Güncel Lojistik"; Nobel Yayınları

Metin Çancı ve Murat Erdal; “Lojistik Yönetimi”; UTİKAD Yayınları

Metin Çancı ve Murat Erdal; “Uluslararası Taşımacılık Yönetimi”; UTİKAD Yayınları

Hakan Keskin; “Lojistik El Kitabı”; Nobel Akademik Yayıncılık

Orhan Küçük; “Lojistik İlkeleri ve Yönetimi”; Seçkin Yayıncılık

Douglas Long; “Uluslararası Lojistik”; Nobel Akademik Yayıncılık

David Blanchard; “Tedarik Zinciri Yönetimi En İyi Uygulamalar”; Nobel Akademik Yayıncılık

Jay Heizer ve Barry Render; “Üretim Yönetimi”; Palme Yayıncılık

Sektör Dergileri (UND ve UTİKAD)

Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 60
1. Kısa Sınav 10
2. Kısa Sınav 10
1. Ödev 20
Total 100
1. Final 50
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 50
Total 100
ECTS - Workload Activity Quantity Time (Hours) Total Workload (Hours)
Course Duration (Including the exam week: 16x Total course hours) 16 4 64
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 16 3 48
Mid-terms 1 20 20
Quiz 2 10 20
Assignment 1 15 15
Final examination 1 25 25
Total Workload 192
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 7.68
dersAKTSKredisi 8