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Integrated Logistics Management

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This course prepares students to strategically plan, implement, and control the efficient and effective flow and storage of goods, services, and related information from a point-of-origin to a point-of-consumption. This course also focuses on transportation, inventory management, warehousing, and customer services.

This undergraduate-level course is 5 weeks This course is available as part of a degree or certificate program. To enroll, speak with an Enrollment Representative.

Course details:

Credits: 3
Continuing education units: XX
Professional development units: XX
Duration: 5 weeks

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    Financial and Legal Logistic Strategies

    • Analyze ethical and legal considerations in logistics management.
    • Analyze the impact of exchange rate fluctuations on the supply chain.
    • Examine the importance of cultural considerations when negotiating supply chain contracts.

    Forecasting and Inventory Logistic Strategies

    • Differentiate among the various inventory methods and types, and their applications.
    • Analyze general inventory logistics considerations in terms of customer service.
    • Analyze the impact of forecasting and inventory strategies from both a manufacturing and service industry perspective.
    • Explain various forecasting techniques.

    Warehousing Strategies

    • Determine the warehousing role in the logistics system.
    • Analyze geographic location and other warehousing strategies.
    • Assess how technology impacts materials handling and packaging decisions.

    Transportation Strategies

    • Evaluate transportation strategies.
    • Assess the impact of technology on transportation.
    • Identify international transportation considerations.

    Concept and Strategies of Logistics

    • Define how logistics and supply chain management processes satisfy customer requirements.
    • Examine the relationships between logistics and other business functions.
    • Explain the implications of geographical locations and channel strategy on overall logistics.
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