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Supply Chain Management

This course teaches the leading-edge tools and techniques that enable the management of an organization to create sustainable profitable growth by managing the entire supply chain. A supply chain consists of suppliers, manufacturing centers, warehouses, distribution centers, and retail outlets. Supply chain management involves the full synchronization of market demand with flows of materials, information, other resources, and finished products through the entire system of raw materials to retail. The goal of supply chain management is to ensure that merchandise is produced and distributed a the right quantities, to the right locations, at the right time, satisfying service-level requirements while minimizing system-wide costs. Use is made of mathematical and information systems modeling techniques for supply chain management. MSIS 454L and SCSM 454L are the same course.

Offered in:

2016 Spring

Section Class Number Weekly Schedule Time Instructor Location
01 4553 M 05:30 PM - 08:15 PM Mahdavi Pajouh,Foad M03-0430 More Info