BSYS 3315 Introduction to Supply Chain Management

An overview of supply chain management focusing on both the product and services aspects of the supply chain and logistics.  Emphasizes the logistical flow process from suppliers to manufacturers to distributors to retailers to the final customer.  Examines the application of technology in the supply chain process.  Explores topics including modes of transportation, warehousing, materials handling, inventory management, order fulfillment, and the economic aspects of the supply chain. Prerequisite: BQBA 2301