Focuses on the complexities of logistics and transportation in the field of Supply Chain Management (SCM). Covers the critical link of transportation in SCM, various modes of transportation (air, water, rail, pipeline, road), global transportation planning, execution, and management. Upon successful completion of this course, students should be able demonstrate competency in the following logistical areas: importance of logistics in SCM, information management systems, demand and order management, customer service, inventory control, facility location, warehouse management, packing and materials handling, transportation modes, transportation management, and international logics.
Credit for Prior College-Level Learning
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