Courses Master Display 2024-2025

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Course title Methods and Methodology*
Course code EBC4122
ECTS credits 6,5
Assessment Whole/Half Grades
Period Start End Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri
1 2-9-2024 20-10-2024 X X
Level Advanced
Coordinator Tjark Vredeveld
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Language of instruction English
At the end of this course, the students can use several quantitative techniques necessary for the management and improvement of the supply chain.
This course focuses on mathematical techniques for managing and improving the supply chain. These techniques include data analysis and forecasting techniques. Moreover, to streamline the supply chain several optimisation techniques from operations research are being taught.
Language of instruction : English.
* Rob J Hyndman and George Athanasopoulos. Forecasting: Principles and Practice (3rd ed). Available at:
* Hadley Wickhama and Garrett Grolemund, R for Data Science: Import, Tidy, Transform, Visualize, and Model Data 1st Edition. Available at:
Basics in linear programming, statistics and familiarity with Excel.

Teaching methods (indicative; course manual is definitive) PBL / Presentation / Assignment / Groupwork
Assessment methods (indicative; course manual is definitive) Final Paper / Participation / Written Exam
Evaluation in previous academic year For the complete evaluation of this course please click "here"
This course belongs to the following programmes / specialisations
Master Global Supply Chain Management and Change Compulsory Course(s)