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TLMT341 - Logistics Management

Course Details

Course Code: TLMT341 Course ID: 3293 Credit Hours: 3 Level: Undergraduate

This course studies the logistics functions of business involved in the movement and storage of supplies, work-in-progress, and finished goods. It examines the trade-offs between cost and service and the purchase and supply of raw materials; the warehousing and control of inventory; industrial packaging; materials handling within warehouses; and the distribution of finished goods to customers required to minimize costs, maximize profits or increase customer service levels. STUDENTS ARE STRONGLY ADVISED TO COMPLETE TLMT311 PRIOR TO TAKING THIS COURSE.

Course Schedule

Registration Dates Course Dates Session Weeks
12/28/21 - 06/03/22 06/06/22 - 07/31/22 Spring 2022 Session D 8 Week session
01/25/22 - 07/01/22 07/04/22 - 08/28/22 Summer 2022 Session B 8 Week session
02/22/22 - 07/29/22 08/01/22 - 09/25/22 Summer 2022 Session I 8 Week session
03/29/22 - 09/02/22 09/05/22 - 10/30/22 Summer 2022 Session D 8 Week session
04/26/22 - 09/30/22 10/03/22 - 11/27/22 Fall 2022 Session B 8 Week session
05/21/22 - 11/04/22 11/07/22 - 01/01/23 Fall 2022 Session I 8 Week session

Current Syllabi

At the conclusion of this course, you should be able to:

  1. Understand the role of logistics in relation to supply chain management and the systematic approach of each concept.
  2. Describe inventory management techniques and approaches in relation to network planning.
  3. Defend the importance of supply contracts and the value of information to logistics management.
  4. Demonstrate the impact of distribution strategies on supply chain integration.
  5. Choose the appropriate use of strategic alliances when effective procurement strategies are utilized.
  6. Examine global logistics, risk management strategies, and product and supply chain design.
  7. Recognize internal and external customer value and effective pricing strategies.
  8. Present the logistics and supply chain requirements of a product from source to customer including the integration of information technology into business processes.
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TLMT Program Guide:

Book Title:Various resources from the APUS Library & the Open Web are used. Links provided inside the classroom.
Author: No Author Specified

Previous Syllabi

Not current for future courses.