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SCMG201 - Principles of Supply Chain Management

Course Details

Course Code: SCMG201 Course ID: 5000 Credit Hours: 3 Level: Undergraduate

This course is a study of design, planning, execution, control and monitoring of supply chain activities with the objective of creating net value, building a competitive infrastructure, leveraging worldwide logistics, synchronizing supply with demand and measuring performance globally. As a principles course, it will introduce these components along with their integration into the supply chain. The impact of technology of supply chain management will be examined and its critical role enabling synchronized logistics.





Course Schedule

Registration Dates Course Dates Session Weeks
05/21/21 - 10/29/21 11/01/21 - 12/26/21 Fall 2021 Session I 8 Week session
06/28/21 - 12/03/21 12/06/21 - 01/30/22 Fall 2021 Session D 8 Week session
07/27/21 - 12/31/21 01/03/22 - 02/27/22 Winter 2022 Session B 8 Week session
08/31/21 - 02/04/22 02/07/22 - 04/03/22 Winter 2022 Session I 8 Week session
09/28/21 - 03/04/22 03/07/22 - 05/01/22 Winter 2022 Session D 8 Week session
10/26/21 - 04/01/22 04/04/22 - 05/29/22 Spring 2022 Session B 8 Week session

Current Syllabi

CO1: Appraise the stages, activities, and organizational functions important to a successful supply chain network

CO2: Examine the current trends in supply chain management shaping how supply networks are designed and managed

C03:Evaluate the four building blocks of a supply network strategy and how these strategies work together to facilitate an effective supply chain

C04: Examine the supply chain network as a system of processes

C05: Evaluate operations management and explain its role in a supply chain network

C06: Define sourcing as a supply chain component, including how to measure performance and key strategies to improve effectiveness

C07: Evaluate logistics as a supply chain component, including how to measure performance and key strategies to improve effectiveness

C08: Evaluate the impact of forecasting process and demand planning on supply chain effectiveness

C09: Evalue the impact of inventory management systems on supply chain effectiveness

NameGrade %
Discussion Forums 40.00 %
Week 1 Discussion Forum 4.44 %
Week 1 Introduction Forum 4.44 %
Week 2 Discussion Forum 4.44 %
Week 3 Discussion Forum 4.44 %
Week 4 Discussion Forum 4.44 %
Week 5 Discussion Forum 4.44 %
Week 6 Discussion Forum 4.44 %
Week 7 Discussion Forum 4.44 %
Week 8 Discussion Forum 4.44 %
Homework Assignments 60.00 %
Week 2: Project 1 15.00 %
Week 4: Project 2 15.00 %
Week 6: Project 3 15.00 %
Weeks 7&8: Project 4 15.00 %
Book Title: Supply Chain Management: A Global Perspective, 2nd ed. - the VitalSource e-book is provided inside the classroom
Author: Sanders
Publication Info: VS-Wiley
ISBN: 9781119441274

Book Title:Supply Chain Management: A Global Perspective, 2nd ed. - the VitalSource e-book is provided inside the classroom
ISBN:9781119441274
Publication Info:VS-Wiley
Author:Sanders
Unit Cost:$120.95
Electronic ISBN:9781119392323
Electronic Unit Cost:$30.00

Previous Syllabi

Not current for future courses.