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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2008:Semester 1, - Taught on campus.
Semester 2, - Taught on campus.
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|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 24 hours of lectures/seminars/workshops (3 x 8hr |
Total Time Commitment: Not available
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||None|
|Core Participation Requirements:||
For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Student Support and Engagement Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Overview, Learning Outcomes, Assessment and Generic Skills sections of this entry.
It is University policy to take all reasonable steps to minimise the impact of disability upon academic study, and reasonable adjustments will be made to enhance a student's participation in the University's programs. Students who feel their disability may impact on meeting the requirements of this subject are encouraged to discuss this matter with a Faculty Student Adviser and Student Equity and Disability Support: http://services.unimelb.edu.au/disability
|Subject Overview:||This unit examines the major operational logistics pricing strategies and the circumstances in which they are used. It covers actual logistics pricing strategies, important economic pricing concepts, and a selection of regulatory pricing schemes. The unit will also examine basic benefit cost analysis as applied to logistics and how to evaluate corporate pricing strategies with this tool: |
Economic pricing theory with application to competitive logistics
Regulatory and international pricing schemes
Operational logistics pricing schemes
Cost and Revenue analysis
Lifecycle cost modelling
One assignment of 4,000 words (100%) - A case study analysis requiring critical analysis would be drawn from experience or the workplace or re-assessment of the literature. A case study may be assigned by the course co-ordinator if participants do not want to venture their own company details.
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
|Generic Skills:||Students who successfully complete this subject will be able to: |
Understand the major regulatory, operational and economic logistics pricing strategies.
Professional Certificate in Logistic Optimisation |
Professional Certificate in e-Logistics
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