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Effective Fall 2014. Previous descriptions may have had different requirements. Have questions? See an advisor.
LGM101 Principles of Logistics and Supply Chain Management Credit Hours: 3.00
Introduction to the field of logistics and supply chain management. Includes development of logistics systems, careers in logistics, distribution planning, supply chain security, and customer service. Also includes roles and functions of: purchasing, inventory control, physical distribution, warehousing, transportation methods, packaging, and customs.
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Offered: Fall, Spring.
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LGM102 Inventory Control Credit Hours: 3.00
A study of inventory control concepts and techniques. Includes, cost concepts, determining size and nature of inventory, forecasting, and inventory planning and control. Also includes ordering methods, controlling pilferage, and matching customer demand with supply.
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Offered: Spring.
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LGM103 Contracts and Freight Claims Credit Hours: 3.00
A study of the considerations involved in the drafting and negotiation of freight and logistics contracts, and of loss avoidance and mitigation in transit. Includes legal and regulatory requirements applicable to contracts for product transportation, and logistics functions and considerations for drafting and negotiating contracts with freight carriers, warehousemen and other logistics service providers. Also includes customer satisfaction, claim preparation, filing procedures, and claim dispute resolution.
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Offered: May not be offered this year, check class schedule.
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LGM104 Computerized Logistics Credit Hours: 3.00
Analysis of the use of computers in the logistics industry and an introduction to available logistics software. Includes the need for computers, the history and future of computers in the logistics industry, and the impact of computers on customer service. Also includes logistics software availability, selection and implementation, and security measures.
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Offered: Spring.
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LGM105 Warehouse Management Credit Hours: 3.00
Survey of warehouse function, process, organization and operations. Includes analysis of warehouse location, operation, and management. Also includes controls and procedures, financial analysis, security, cargo/materials handling, and productivity.
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Offered: Fall.
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LGM106 Transportation and Traffic Management Credit Hours: 3.00
A study of the domestic freight transportation system. Includes demand for freight movement, laws, regulations, pricing, and policies. Also includes traffic management, customer service, security, and international transportation issues.
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Offered: Fall.
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LGM107 Introduction to Purchasing Credit Hours: 3.00
Survey of basic purchasing functions. Includes establishing requirements and quantities, developing policies and procedures for purchasing, making purchasing decisions, receiving acceptable goods, arranging packaging and shipping, and managing inventory levels.
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Offered: Fall.
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LGM108 International Logistics Credit Hours: 3.00
An introduction to the role of logistics in global business. Includes the economic and service characteristics of international transportation providers, the government's role, documentation and terms of sale used in global business, and the fundamentals of effective export and import management.
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Offered: Spring.
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LGM109 Readiness Skills for Logistics Careers Credit Hours: 1.00
Development of career and learning goals. Includes learning and the world of work, careers in Logistics, and skill development in context. Also includes a focus on the common requirements of all jobs, the skills basic to employment success, and the formal and informal learning necessary for career advancement.
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Offered: Spring.
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LGM190 Logistics and Supply Chain Internship Credit Hours: 3.00
Culmination of logistics program. Includes guidelines and procedures for workplace learning, application of learned concepts on the job. Also includes initiation, management, and completion of capstone project.
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Information: Consent of instructor is required before enrolling in this course.
Information: Students must complete 125 hours at a program-approved employer worksite.
Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
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