logistics management15 hours
lgm3000 logistics management
the role of logistics in business, including customer service, planning, and managing supply chains, and arranging product transportation and distribution, with practical application in creating logistic strategies.
lgm4000 transportation systems
the strategic role of freight transportation systems in supply chain networks, with emphasis on the components of transportation systems, including inter-modal and intra-model competition, their technological features, operational processes and cost conditions, the buyer-seller channels for acquiring transportation services, and the strategic and tactical alternatives for transport procurement.prerequisite: lgm3000
lgm4010 warehousing and terminal management
warehouse and inventory management in logistics systems with analysis of customer service, forecasting inventory, investment, layout design, and operation.prerequisite: lgm3000
lgm4020 strategic procurement
analysis of supply markets, supplier selection, building and maintaining key supplier relationships for long-term success, strategic planning, and use of information technology, with emphasis on the strategic framework, managerial issues, and best practices related to the planning and execution of source processes.prerequisite: lgm3000
lgm4030 logistics security
vulnerabilities and measures for securing domestic and global transportation and supply chain networks, including security organizations, security-related legislation and strategies, security programs, maritime transportation security, containerized cargo security, land transportation security, food chain security, pharmaceutical chain security, utilities security, cyber security, first response and recovery, and supply-chain security technologies.