Facts about the course

ECTS Credits:
Responsible department:
Faculty of Logistics
Course Leader:
Berit Irene Helgheim
Lecture Semester:
Teaching language:
½ year

LOG767 Supply Chain Risk Management (Spring 2022)

About the course

The need of effective risk management is important for business to avoid or reduces consequences when an unexpected event occurs in the SC.  External events like worldwide epidemic, more stormy weather etc. calls for business to prepare, assess and mitigate risks in order to be reclines and meet unexpected challenges.  Supply Chain Risk Management (SCRM) is implementation of strategies to manage both every day and exceptional risks along the supply chain based on continuous risk assessment with the objective of reducing vulnerability and ensuring continuity.

In this subject the student will learn theoretical models for how to manage risk in a SC. This include principles, concepts and practice of risk and risk management as well as international standard for management (ISO 3100).

The course is connected to the following study programs

The student's learning outcomes after completing the course


  • have advanced knowledge of key theories, issues and methods within operational risk analysis and operational risk management

  • in depth knowledge of SCRM

  • apply knowledge in SCRM in business or public organizations

  • analyze problems connected to SCRM


  • be able evaluate research within SCRM  

  • to use and analyze existing literature and research within the field of SCRM

  • to apply existing theory and models in SCRM on present problems

General competence:

  • to analyze ethical problems related to SRCM

  • to apply knowledge within SRCM on all kind of business or public organizations

  • to identify new and existing problems within SCRM


  • Form of assessment: Digital school assessment - Insperia

  • Proportion: 100%

  • Duration: 4 Hours

  • Grouping: Individual

  • Grading scale: Letter (A - F)



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