CCOG for MSD 224 Winter 2022
- Course Number:
- MSD 224
- Course Title:
- Fundamentals of Supply Chain Management
- Credit Hours:
- Lecture Hours:
- Lecture/Lab Hours:
- Lab Hours:
Intended Outcomes for the course
Upon completion of the course students should be able to:
- Identify the supply chain management (SCM) related business processes, problems encountered in practice, and the new challenges facing SCM practices.
- Design a road map to subsequent in-depth processes on SCM related topics, including product development, purchasing, logistics design, and inventory management.
- Apply knowledge of the basic purchasing process and its strategic impact on an organization’s competitive advantage.
- Use an understanding of the impact of globalization on logistics engineering and supply chain management.
Outcome Assessment Strategies
· Various individual and/or group skill-building activities such as case studies, role-plays, or other exercises geared toward critical analysis of course concepts.
· Written assignments or oral reports designed to integrate course material into personal experience or experiences of others.
· Exams comprised of essay and/or objective questions, or an individual and/or team project or paper which requires integration, application, and critical examination of course concepts, issues, and themes.
Course Content (Themes, Concepts, Issues and Skills)
- Identify supply chain management related business practice
- Demonstrate knowledge of planning and logistics requirement in business
- Build effective strategies with cross functional team
- Apply effective written and oral communication skills to business situations
- Analyze both local and global business environment
- Apply an ethical understanding and perspective to business situations
CONCEPTS, THEMES, ISSUES
- Basic knowledge of supply chain practices
- Benefits and risks of global supply chain management
- Financial impacts on an organization due to supply chain management decisions & policies
- There are complex problems & problem solving within supply chain operation
- Skilled communication is required for success skills in a global business environment
- Ethical and sustainability issues impact SCM practices and decisions.
- Understand current supply chain issue
- Successful supply chain operations require a range of skills for the evolving business environment