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Courses - Fall 2018
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Logistics, Business, and Public Policy Department Site
BULM700
(Perm Req)
Business Fundamentals for Supply Chain Managers I
Credits: 2
Grad Meth: Reg
Restriction: Permission of BMGT-Robert H. Smith School of Business; or must be in Business and Management (Master's) program.
Credit only granted for: BULM758K or BULM700.
Formerly: BULM758K.
This course is part of a series of two courses Business Fundamentals for SCM part I and, part II. The series is intended to provide you with the knowledge and skills necessary to quantify the impact of supply chain management decisions on the bottom line. Students will gain a solid understanding of accounting, finance and the link between supply chain and overall financial performance. Students will analyze financial statements and explain the implications of supply chain management decisions on standard financial ratios and all components of the balance sheet and income statement. Through interactive supply chain finance models, students will demonstrate the sensitivity of outcome to multiple independent variables. Last but not least, students will also learn how to apply the net present value technique to evaluate the feasibility of investment projects in supply chain.
BULM701
(Perm Req)
Business Fundamentals for Supply Chain Managers II
Credits: 2
Grad Meth: Reg
Prerequisite: BULM700; or permission of BMGT-Robert H. Smith School of Business.
Restriction: Must be in Business and Management (Master's) program; or permission of BMGT-Robert H. Smith School of Business.
Credit only granted for: BULM758Q or BULM701.
Formerly: BULM758Q.
This is the second course of the series Business fundamentals for Supply Chain Managers. This course is intended to provide you with the knowledge and skills necessary to quantify the impact of supply chain management decisions on the bottom line. Students will gain a solid understanding of accounting, finance and the link between supply chain and overall financial performance. Students will analyze financial statements and explain the implications of supply chain management decisions on standard financial ratios and all components of the balance sheet and income statement. Through interactive supply chain finance models, students will demonstrate the sensitivity of outcome to multiple independent variables. Last but not least, students will also learn how to apply the net present value technique to evaluate the feasibility of investment projects in supply chain.
BULM710
(Perm Req)
Data Driven Decision Making I
Credits: 2
Grad Meth: Reg
Restriction: Must be in Business and Management (Master's) program; or permission of BMGT-Robert H. Smith School of Business.
Credit only granted for: BUSI630, BULM758X or BULM710.
Formerly: BULM758X.
Analytical modeling of business decisions; uncertainty, risk and expected utility; regression modeling to infer relationships among variables.
BULM711
(Perm Req)
Data Driven Decision Making II
Credits: 2
Grad Meth: Reg
Restriction: Must be in Business and Management (Master's) program; or permission of BMGT-Robert H. Smith School of Business.
Credit only granted for: BUSI630, BULM758Y or BULM711.
Formerly: BULM758Y.
Analytical modeling of business decisions; uncertainty, risk and expected utility; regression modeling to infer relationships among variables.
BULM720
(Perm Req)
The Green Supply Chain
Credits: 2
Grad Meth: Reg
Restriction: Must be in one of the following programs (Business and Management (Master's); Business and Management (Master's)).
In response to international regulation of carbon emissions and increasing corporate responsibility pressures, companies are seeking to develop greener supply chains. Companies such as WalMart have undergone a paradigm shift in how they manage their businesses to emphasize environmental stewardship and due diligence on product sustainability. Students are provided with key concepts and tools for designing and managing environmentally sustainable, low-impact supply chains.
BULM742
(Perm Req)
Global Supply Chain Resources Planning
Credits: 2
Grad Meth: Reg
Restriction: Must be in one of the following programs (Business and Management (Master's); Business and Management (Master's)) ; or permission of BMGT-Robert H. Smith School of Business.
Provides students with an overall understanding of how firms use an advanced supply chain planning (ASCP) application as an integral part of their materials management process which includes such activities as production planning, materials requirements planning, and distribution requirements planning.
BULM758B
(Perm Req)
Special Topics in Logistics, Business and Public Policy; Supply Chain Strategy
Credits: 2
Grad Meth: Reg
BULM758L
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Special Topics in Logistics, Business and Public Policy; Lean Six Sigma for Supply Chain
Credits: 2
Grad Meth: Reg
BULM758V
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Special Topics in Logistics, Business and Public Policy; Lean Six Sigma for Supply Chain II
Credits: 2
Grad Meth: Reg
BULM759
(Perm Req)
Independent Study in Logistics Management
Credits: 1 - 6
Grad Meth: Reg
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