MNM 503: Supply Chain & Green IT Operations

Synonym:

86379 (for web registration)

Section:

A

Faculty:

William Medvidofsky

Credits:

3

Seats:

16

Semester:

Fall 2012

Meeting Schedule:

Sat 9/15 (8:30AM-5:29PM)
Sat 10/6 (8:30AM-5:29PM)
Sat 10/27 (8:30AM-5:29PM)
Sat 11/17 (8:30AM-5:29PM)
Sat 12/15 (8:30AM-5:29PM)

Description:

Competency Area: Management & Decision Making

This course provides an enhanced understanding of key concepts in supply chain management. The systems approach and a process orientation are explored at the individual-firm level and from the perspective of collaborative relationships among participants in logistics supply chains. Case studies are used to explore the impact supply chain and operations management has on businesses today. The course provides opportunities to investigate individual supply chain topics such as approaches to planning and managing inventory across supply chains, value creation through alignment and realignment of supply chain capabilities, the distinction of supply and value chain in sustainable businesses, integration of technology and supply chain performance metrics. The course will introduce student’s to a variety of operations management techniques as they relate to green business practices and green technology.