Bachelor course in Supply Chain Management I

30 credits

The purpose of the full-semester course in Supply Chain Management is to give the students:

• knowledge of the basic principles of logistics management with a focus on distribution, together with an understanding of the Scandinavian experiences in logistics in actual practice

• knowledge of production management, with a focus on manufacturing planning and control systems, as well as production process design and workforce issues of production

• knowledge of industrial organization and management, with a focus on modern aspects of designing and managing a work organization

• knowledge of the basic principles of modern purchasing strategies, methods and Supply Chain Management.


Linnaeus University’s campus is located roughly 15 minutes with bicycle from the city centre. Campus is like a small society in its own right, with the university, student accommodation and student life all in one place. Everything happens on campus – here you become part of a creative knowledge environment and an eventful student life.

What will you find when exploring Växjö? There is a great selection of restaurants and cosy cafés. There is a large lake in the city centre, beautiful nature is always nearby. Many students enjoy the combination of the city centre in Växjö and life on campus. This is where your dream of the future begins!