Emergency Supply Chain Management 3B00CX10-3002

Emergency Supply Chain Management

Code: 3B00CX10-3002

2 cr

Language of instruction: English

Course dates: 04.03.2019 - 06.05.2019

30.00 €

TAMK Main Campus, Tampere

Registration a minimum of two weeks before the beginning of the course.

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Open University of Applied Sciences

Course dates

04.03.2019 09:00 - 11:00
11.03.2019 09:00 - 11:00
25.03.2019 09:00 - 11:00
01.04.2019 09:00 - 11:00
08.04.2019 09:00 - 11:00
15.04.2019 09:00 - 11:00
29.04.2019 09:00 - 11:00
06.05.2019 09:00 - 11:00


This course provides students with a brief introduction on logistics and supply chain management. It identifies the major supply chain issues in the humanitarian sector, particularly as they relate to the emergencies and also reveals the need for cross-learning between the business and the humanitarian sector.

After completing the course, students will be able to:

Understand the characteristics of a humanitarian supply chain management speed.
Understand Humanitarian and emergency cycle
Analys the Logistics cases from the ground: Red-Cross, DHL, NESA
Understand the coordination and complexity in humanitarian SCM.


Logistics of humanitarian aid
Building a successfull partnership ( Private: TNT-WFP case)
Reading materials and articles.

Further information




Degree programme and study field

Degree Programme in International Business
Social Sciences, Business and Administration

Contact teaching group

The educational provision of the open UAS consists of degree programme courses. Contact teaching takes place either in degree student groups which have places reserved for open UAS students or in separate open UAS groups. Contact teaching of these studies is organised in degree student groups.

How to register?

Please register for the course you wish to take using the registration form provided at the top of this page. Submit the form two weeks before the beginning of the course at the latest. After that, you can contact the Open UAS Office (avoinamk@tamk.fi) to ask if there are any free places available.

Registration becomes binding 7 days before the beginning of the course. We will send an invitation to the email address you have given. The invitation will include detailed instructions about starting the studies.

TAMK’s degree students register through the student administration system, Pakki. They will be admitted if there are free places on the course. The studies are free of charge for degree students.

Payment terms

The payment term is 21 days net from the invoice date.

Cancellation terms

Registration becomes binding 7 days before the course begins. The study place has to be cancelled by contacting the Open UAS Office by email (avoinamk(at)tamk.fi). If cancelled later, the whole fee is charged. Please remember to cancel your registration in time if you cannot start the studies. It is never enough simply to inform a teacher that you wish to cancel your registration.

Updated 21.01.2019

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