CURRICULUM

The curriculum is designed to ensure and support the progressive professional and personal growth of the students. Students will benefit from a productive learning experience made up of lessons, case studies, group work sessions, and a high-level faculty of both academics and professionals.

During the Master, students will receive constant support from Career Service who will help them increase their employability in the labour market and aid them in the search for a curricular internship.

Technology is essential to any business nowadays and with smaller businesses becoming more tech-savvy and threatening bigger companies, change is needed to adapt to the digital economy. This Master provides students with skills in Supply Chain Management and a comprehensive understanding of how technology can transform companies in various sectors and reshape the Supply Chain strategies.

Students will be able to obtain the Certified Supply Chain Professionals, which certifies worldwide that skills, competences, and knowledge in Supply Chain Management have been successfully acquired. This certification qualifies students according to the international standards recognized by Supply Chain professionals and linked to: strategic knowledge in managing Supply Chains, operative knowhow in integrating functions and processes, and technology adoption and information system support for Supply Chain Management.

Companies are constantly looking for ambitious and talented young professionals to properly adapt to the changing times and revolutionize their business in a global Supply Chain context. You can help drive that revolution: this Master prepares you for the modern challenges imposed by the business world, which requires professionals bridging the gap between the global Supply Chain and technology management.


INDUCTION WEEK

Induction week is an introductive week in which students can settle in and familiarize themselves with life on campus. Ice-breaking labs, seminars, workshops, and presentations will be organized for the students. Students will meet their classmates and will have a better idea of the services offered, as well as the curricular and extra-curricular activities planned.


GENERAL MANAGEMENT

  • Accounting & financial Management
  • Economics of Strategy
  • Organization & HR Management
  • Econometrics and Statistics

CORE COURSES

  • Global Supply Chain Management
  • Operations Management for Global Supply Chain strategies
  • Design Thinking in Supply Chains
  • Information Systems for Supply Chain Management
  • Digital Applications in Global Supply Chain Management
  • Blockchain Applications in Supply Chains
  • Circular Economy and Supply Chain Management
  • Economics of Transportation Systems
  • Business Analytics
  • Law and Supply Chain
  • e-Supply Chains
  • Certified Supply Chain Professionals
  • Supply Chain strategies in the digital era

LEARNING LABS

Learning labs focus on personal development. During the programme, students develop cross-functional and soft skills by attending sessions during which they will: cultivate intellectual flexibility; develop problem solving skills; learn to adapt in diverse situations; refine cross-cultural awareness.

Read more about the Learning Labs


INTERNSHIP

The curricular internship is generally done at the end of the Master and represents an opportunity for students to combine theory and hands-on experience, coming into direct contact with professionals working in the industry. Career Services supports students in their search for internship opportunities, thus helping to broaden students’ career prospects and giving them the possibility to acquire the necessary work experience, increasing and improving their skills and expanding their business network.


ACADEMIC CALENDAR

The Master lasts 12 months and it is composed of 4 terms. The first three terms include lectures, learning labs, and seminars. Term 4 is the Field Project/Internship.

Term 1: September – December 2020
Term 2: January – February 2021
Term 3: March – May 2021
Term 4: Field Project/Internship

Please note that the academic calendar is subject to change, to get more information and details write to masterluissbs@luiss.it.