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Supply Chain Information Management In Online Environments

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This course introduces students to the theory and practice of conducting supply chain functions over the Internet. It addresses various business strategies for buying, selling, or exchanging products, services, and information via computer networks. Legal and ethical requirements for handling supply chain business over the Internet are addressed.

This undergraduate-level course is 5 This course is available to take individually or To enroll, speak with an Enrollment Representative.

Course details:

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

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    Implementation and Measurement

    • Formulate security measures for protection of the intellectual property protection aspect of e-business.
    • Explain aspects of e-business risk management.
    • Compare and contrast e-business related supply chain performance monitoring tools.

    Evolution of E-Business

    • Explain the evolution of e-business.
    • Analyze e-business Web sites as they relate to supply chain management.
    • Compare and contrast e-business and e-commerce as they relate to supply chain management.
    • Explain legal, ethical, and regulatory issues of e-business.

    Impact of E-Business on Supply Chain Management

    • Assess the effect of e-business SCM initiatives on an organization.
    • Compare and contrast the demands and expectations of different types of customers.
    • Compare and contrast traditional and e-business procurement processes.

    E-Commerce Strategies: Supplier and Customers

    • Differentiate between the customer and the supplier.
    • Analyze the effects of customer demands on suppliers.
    • Compare and contrast business-to-business (B2B) and business-to-consumer (B2C) electronic commerce.

    Trends and Opportunities in E-Business and SCM

    • Evaluate the impact of emerging technologies and trends on e-business and SCM.
    • Describe business opportunities based upon e-business and SCM principles.
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