Module Catalogues, Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University   
Module Code: IFB210TC
Module Title: Supply Chain Finance
Module Level: Level 2
Module Credits: 2.50
Academic Year: 2021/22
Semester: SEM2
Originating Department: School of Intelligent Finance and Business
Pre-requisites: N/A
The aim of the module is to provide students with an understanding what is supply chain finance and how can firms use supply chain finance to address the financial problems.

The module covers an extensive range of subjects, including supply chain structure and financial processes, working capital management, supply chain finance for cost optimization, supply chain finance instrument and supply chain finance innovation.

The module enables student to: (i) understand the role of supply chain finance in supply chain management, (ii) understand theories and experiences of supply chain finance, and (iii) gain an introductory understanding of the principles of supply chain finance.
Learning outcomes 
A. Understand theory and experience of supply chain finance

B. Understand individual and group learning

C. Use the soft and hard tools to address supply chain finance problems.

D. Understand the practical implications and application of supply chain finance
Method of teaching and learning 
Formal lectures including the use of labs/tutorials to enable the appreciation of thoretical aspects of supply chain finance and the ability to use the relevant soft and hard tools.
supply chain structure

financial processes

working capital management

supply chain finance for cost optimization

supply chain finance instrument

supply chain finance innovation
Delivery Hours  
Lectures Seminars Tutorials Lab/Prcaticals Fieldwork / Placement Other(Private study) Total
Hours/Semester 14    7      54  75 


Sequence Method % of Final Mark
1 Group Work (Report Or Powerpoint Slide)(1000 Words) 50.00
2 Business Simulation(1000 Words) 50.00

Module Catalogue generated from SITS CUT-OFF: 10/21/2020 7:16:55 PM