TTA-15206 Sourcing and Supply Management, 5 cr


The next implementation of the course will be in period 1 in 2020-21. Due to the change of periods the course is not organised this academic year 2019-20. In the Major the course can be replaced with TTA-75040 Tuotannon suunnittelu ja kehittäminen in 2019-20 (organized only in Finnish). If you have any problems with your study plan, please contact the Academic Officer of your programme (opintosuunnittelija).
Ei toteuteta lukuvuonna 2019-2020.


Mohammad Moshtari, Jussi Heikkilä


Toteutuskerta Periodi Vastuuhenkilö Suoritusvaatimukset
TTA-15206 2019-01 - Jussi Heikkilä
Mohammad Moshtari
Workshop reports, challenge question assignments, simulation game and exam


This course aims to familiarize the students with area of sourcing and supply management. In addition, the study provides understanding on selected contemporary topics such as sourcing business services, value creation in buyer ¿ supplier relationships, sustainability in supply chains and emergency purchasing. After participating in this course the students: Understand the significance and basic contents of the area of sourcing and supply management. Know the approaches and models to support sourcing of different types of goods and services in different industries. Can identify special characteristics of contemporary challenges in sourcing and supply management. Are able to apply their knowledge in practical challenges in sourcing and supply management. Have practiced team working and project management skills in the group works done in the course.


Sisältö Ydinsisältö Täydentävä tietämys Erityistietämys
1. Sourcing and business strategy      
2. Key concepts (classifications of sourcing, sourcing process, sourcing organization)     
3. Supplier selection     
4. Competitive bidding     
5. Spend analysis     
6. Performance-based contracting     
7. Ethics and social responsibility in sourcing      
8. Supplier relationship management     
9. Supply risk management     
10. Public procurement     

Ohjeita opiskelijalle osaamisen tasojen saavuttamiseksi

¿ Simulation Game (group - max 30 points) ¿ Challenge Questions (group - 20 points) ¿ Exam (individual - 40 points) ¿ Class Participation (individual - 10 points)


Numerical evaluation scale (0-5)


Completion parts must belong to the same implementation


Opintojakso P/S Selite
TLO-11047 Supply Chain Management Advisable    


Opintojakso ei vastaan mitään toista opintojaksoa

Päivittäjä: Baggström Minna, 06.08.2019