OPT 2251 Supply Chain Operations & Logistics
In-depth study of the technical and business functions of operations logistics, materials procurement and management and supply chain development and management in manufacturing, service industries and government in a global economy.
Division: Science, Mathematics and Engineering
Department: Operations Technology
Repeatable Credit: No
Offered Online: Yes
- Describe the concepts of logistics including shipping, warehousing, transportation, packaging, supporting information systems in a global context and their impact on customer service and profitability.
- Explain the functions of supply chains, their purpose, marketing and sales impact, use and management in a global context and their impact on customer service and profitability.
- Apply the concepts of demand forecasting, procurement, inventory management, capacity planning, production planning and material control methods and techniques in a global context, including their impact on customer service and profitability.
Credit Hours: 3
Classroom Hours: 3