Supply Chain Operations and Analysis


Prerequisite/Recommended prerequisite for participation in the module

The module builds on knowledge obtained by the modules on the 1st semester.

Content, progress and pedagogy of the module

Learning objectives


  • have gained in-depth knowledge of supply chain operations and analyzing the behavior of supply chains.
  • The knowledge could be gained in a development project:

    with one or more companies or public organisations
    in a lab environment concerning supply chain software or techniques


  • should be able to analyse and model the behaviour of supply chains using data mining,
  • should be able to model a Business Intelligence setup,
  • should be able to critically evaluate the applied methods and their results


  • possess the ability to identify and implement monitoring and analysis with special focus on cross-company issues (e.g. one or more customers or suppliers)

  • should be able to implement supply chain systems in an industrial, service or public organisation

Type of instruction

Project work.

Extent and expected workload

This is a 15 ECTS project module and the work load is expected to be 450 hours for the student.



Name of examSupply Chain Operations and Analysis
Type of exam
Oral exam based on a project
Assessment7-point grading scale
Type of gradingExternal examination
Criteria of assessmentAs stated in the Joint Programme Regulations.

Facts about the module

Danish titleSupply Chain Operations and Analysis
Module codeF-MOK-K2-2
Module typeProject
Duration1 semester
Location of the lectureCampus Aalborg
Responsible for the module


Study BoardStudy Board of Mathematics, Physics and Nanotechnology
DepartmentDepartment of Mathematical Sciences
FacultyFaculty of Engineering and Science