2022-2023 Undergraduate Academic Catalogue 
    Apr 15, 2024  
2022-2023 Undergraduate Academic Catalogue [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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OM 406 - Logistics and Supply Chain Analytics

(3.00 cr.)

In supply chain management, logistics is the planning, implementation, and control of the efficient and effective flow and storage of goods, services, and related information between the point of origin and the consumer. This course provides a practical management perspective of these areas: distribution, transportation, international logistics, inventory control, sustainable logistics practices, and leadership in a supply chain. The course provides hands-on logistics technology experience using an ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning) system. Students will be prepared to gather, describe, and analyze data; use advanced statistical tools to make decisions; understand what data is needed; and how to use data to measure supply chain performance. On this basis, students learn how to apply various data tools and methods to analyze trends, forecast customer demand, extract business intelligence, and make decisions. Recommended completion during senior year.

Prerequisite: OM 305  and OM 334 .
Restrictions: Restricted to juniors and seniors.

Sessions Typically Offered: Fall/Spring
Years Typically Offered: Annually

Interdisciplinary Studies: IMC

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