SCM 379 - Purchasing and Materials Management
This course provides an in-depth study of the concepts, methods, and responsibilities of the purchasing function for manufacturing and service organizations. Topics include the organization role of purchasing, strategic sourcing, contract and pricing practices, negotiation, quality assurance and reliability, inventory management, lean purchasing, make-or-buy decisions, and the acquisition of transportation and other services.
Credit Hours: 3
Prerequisite Courses: SCM 370
Additional Restrictions/Requirements: Prerequisite course and admission to Cameron School of Business.
Course Repeatability: Course may not be repeated. Maximum Repeatable Hours: 3
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