Skip to content. | Skip to navigation

Personal tools
Sections

SCM 345

SCM 345Procurement and Sourcing3 credits
Admission to COB and Business 341, and Business 389, (may be taken concurrently) All other students can take up to 21 credits of 300 and 400 level College of Business department courses, provided they have completed 60 credits with a combined GPA of 2.5
Supply management deals with the acquisition of materials and services for an organization. Topics include supply management strategy, purchasing procedures and information flows, make or buy analysis, need identification and specification, quantity and inventory, transportation, receiving, material handling, price determination through negotiation, cost management, supplier selection, supplier evaluation, global sourcing, legal and ethics, and sustainability. Part of the course will include discussion of how to apply Lean concepts to make materials flow through the extended value stream. Prerequisites: Business 341(Essentials of Operations Management) and Business 389 (Quantitative Business Analysis)(may be taken concurrently). Business majors who have been admitted to the COB. All other students can take up to 21 credits of 300 and 400 level College of Business department courses, provided they have completed 60 credits with a combined GPA of 2.5.
Navigation