Business | BUS P320 Supply Chain Management: Sourcing
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BUS P320 Supply Chain Management: Sourcing (3 cr.) P: I-Core. Sourcing/ purchasing has become a major source of economic benefit to most firms. This course is a comprehensive look at this important area of supply chain management. The course examines the purchasing function in industrial firms. Topics include sourcing (domestic and international), specifications, and standards; contract and pricing practices; negotiation; quality assurance and reliability; inventory management; value analysis; capital equ
pment buying; make-or-buy decisions; evaluation of purchasing performance, and ethics.