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SCM 201 Principles of Supply Chain Management

Credits: 3
Prerequisites: none
Distance Learning Options:

The focus of this course is the understanding of the components of Supply Chain Management (SCM), and its role within and across the function in an enterprise. SCM deals with the purchase or manufacturing, storage, and distribution of goods and services, in the right quantity, right condition, at the right time, and in the right place. The goal of this course is to provide an overview of the supply chain management function and associated concepts. The course provides an understanding of the activities involved in this function. This course also provides a basic understanding of the analytical tools and applications used in SCM. The course introduces some challenges in managing global supply chains.