Subject: Commerce
Credit units: 3
Offered: Term 1 only
Weekly hours: 3 Lecture hours
College: Edwards School of Business
Department: Finance and Management Science


Logistics management consists of various activities including movement, storage, and control of raw material, supplies and finished products across a supply chain in an efficient and effective manner. Hence, logistics management is an important part of supply chain management. The goal of this course is to provide a rigorous guide to the models the managers use in dealing with logistics problems in the real-world, including, but not limited to, cost/benefit trade-off analysis, choosing 3PLs, modeling logistics problems and solving the developed models using various approaches. This course reviews several past and current topics as well as the future trends in the realm of logistics management. Several case studies will be presented for class discussion.

Permission of the department is required.
Prerequisite(s): COMM 205.3
Restrictions Restricted to students in the Edwards School of Business.

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