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Supply Chain Mgmt (SCM)

SCM 400 Transport Planning (3) Advanced study of transport systems in supply chain networks.
Effective: Spring 2007
Prerequisite: B A 302 andSCM 404  

SCM 404 Demand Fulfillment (3) Analysis of demand fulfillment and the role of distribution operations management in the supply chain.
Effective: Spring 2011
Prerequisite: B A 302 orSCM 301  

SCM 405 Manufacturing and Services Strategies (3) Investigates manufacturing and services strategies in supply chain networks.
Effective: Spring 2011
Prerequisite: SCM 301 orB A 302  

SCM 406 Strategic Procurement (3) Analysis of strategic procurement in the supply chain.
Effective: Summer 2011
Prerequisite: B A 302 orSCM 301  

SCM 416 Warehousing and Terminal Management (3) Administration of warehouse and terminal functions in logistics systems, with analysis of customer service, forecasting, inventory, investment, design, and operation. Not available to baccalaureate business students in Smeal.
Effective: Spring 2007
Prerequisite: SCM 301  

SCM 421 Supply Chain Analytics (3) Models and Methodologies for supply chain analysis.
Effective: Spring 2011
Prerequisite: SCM 404 orSCM 405 orSCM 406  

SCM 445 Operations Planning and Control (3) Aggregate production planning procedures, disaggregation methods in hierarchical production planning, master production scheduling, material requirements planning, lot-sizing, and capacity planning. Not available to baccalaureate business students in Smeal.
Effective: Fall 2012
Prerequisite: SCM 301  

SCM 450W Strategic Design and Management of Supply Chains (3) Strategic design and management of supply chains.
Effective: Fall 2011
Prerequisite: SCM 421  

SCM 455 Logistics Systems Analysis and Design (3) Customer service, inventory management, transportation, warehousing, purchasing, international logistics, site location planning and analysis, and total cost analysis.
Effective: Spring 2007
Prerequisite: SCM 301 orSCM 310  

SCM 460 Purchasing and Materials Management (3) Purchasing policies, procedures, order specifications and agreements, supplier selection, and the role of purchasing in production planning and inventory management. Not available to baccalaureate business students in Smeal.
Effective: Spring 2007
Prerequisite: SCM 301 orSCM 310  

SCM 465 Electronic Business Management (3) A problem-based exploration of the various electronic business tools and technologies required to efficiently manage a supply chain. Not available to baccalaureate business students in Smeal.
Effective: Spring 2007
Prerequisite: SCM 301 orSCM 310  

SCM 494 Research Project (1-12) Supervised student activities on research projects identified on an individual or small-group basis.
Effective: Spring 2007
 

SCM 494H Research Project (1-12) Supervised student activities on research projects identified on an individual or small-group basis.
Effective: Spring 2008
 

SCM 496 Independent Studies (1-18) Creative projects, including research and design, that are supervised on an individual basis and that fall outside the scope of formal courses.
Effective: Spring 2007
 

SCM 497 Special Topics (1-9) Formal courses given infrequently to explore, in depth, a comparatively narrow subject that may be topical or of special interest.
Effective: Spring 2007
 

SCM 498 Special Topics (1-9) Formal courses given infrequently to explore, in depth, a comparatively narrow subject that may be topical or of special interest.
Effective: Spring 2007
 

SCM 499 (IL) Foreign Studies (1-12) Courses offered in foreign countries by individual or group instruction.
Effective: Summer 2007
 

SCM 530 Supply Chain Analysis (3) Methods and tools to support supply chain decision making with emphasis on forecasting, inventory analysis, and demand planning.
Effective: Summer 2007
Prerequisite: SCM 800, SCM 810 andSCM 820  

SCM 540 Transportation in Supply Chains (2) Strategies and processes for design and implementation of transportation service links in supply chain networks.
Effective: Summer 2002
Prerequisite: B A 510 or permission of program  

SCM 546 Strategic Procurement (2) Development of procurement and supply management strategies to support synchronized supply chains.
Effective: Summer 2002
Prerequisite: B A 510 or permission of program  

SCM 556 Manufacturing Strategy (2) Development of service-sensitive manufacturing strategies to support synchronized supply chains.
Effective: Summer 2002
Prerequisite: B A 510 or permission of program  

SCM 566 Demand Fulfillment (2) Demand fulfillment strategies, operations, and methods in supply chain networks.
Effective: Summer 2002
Prerequisite: B A 510 or permission of program  

SCM 570 Supply Chain Modeling (2) Explore current modeling methods and software for design, analysis, execution and integration of supply chains.
Effective: Summer 2002
Prerequisite: SCM 556  

SCM 576 Logistics and Supply Chain Leadership (2) Current issues and best practices for selected supply chain leadership topics.
Effective: Summer 2002
Prerequisite: SCM 546, SCM 556, SCM 566  

SCM 594 Research Topics (1-15) Supervised student activities on research projects identified on an individual or small-group basis.
Effective: Summer 2007
 

SCM 595 Internship (1-9) Supervised off-campus, nongroup instruction, including field experiences, practicums, or internships.
Effective: Fall 2013
 

SCM 596 Individual Studies (1-9) Creative projects, including nonthesis research, that are supervised on an individual basis and which fall outside the scope of formal courses.
Effective: Summer 2013
 

SCM 597 Special Topics (1-9) Formal courses given on a topical or special interest subject which may be offered infrequently; several different topics may be tuaght in one year or semester.
Effective: Spring 2002
 

SCM 800 Supply Chain Management (4) Introduction to the strategic framework, issues, and methods for integrating supply and demand management within and across companies.
Effective: Summer 2007
 

SCM 801 Supply Chain Performance Metrics and Financial Analysis (1) Performance metrics used in supply chain management, both within the enterprise and across the extended enterprise.
Effective: Fall 2016
  Concurrent: SCM 800

SCM 810 Transportation and Distribution (4) Role of transportation and distribution operations in matching supply with demand; principles of transport industry analysis and competitive positioning.
Effective: Summer 2007
Prerequisite: SCM 800  

SCM 812 Demand Fulfillment (2) This course covers the forecasting and inventory management activities involved in the fulfillment of demand for finished goods.
Effective: Fall 2016
Prerequisite: SCM 801  

SCM 814 Logistics and Transportation Management (4) The role of logistics and transportation in matching supply with demand.
Effective: Fall 2016
Prerequisite: SCM 812  

SCM 815 Product Realization: Development, Manufacturing, and the Supply Chain (4) Integration of product development, production, and supply chain processes required to launch products from design concept to steady state manufacturing.
Effective: Fall 2012
 

SCM 820 Strategic Procurement (4) Strategic planning for the source/buy process, including developing and managing supplier relationships, global issues, and e-procurement.
Effective: Summer 2007
Prerequisite: SCM 800  

SCM 822 Supply Management (2) An overview of the strategic role that supply management has in effective supply, demand, and value chain operations.
Effective: Fall 2016
Prerequisite: SCM 801  

SCM 824 Strategic Procurement (4) Alignment of suppliers with the strategic needs and direction of the organization.
Effective: Fall 2016
Prerequisite: SCM 822  

SCM 830 Supply Chain Analysis (2) Methods and tools to support supply chain decision making with emphasis on forecasting, inventory analysis, and demand planning.
Effective: Summer 2007
Prerequisite: SCM 800, SCM 810 andSCM 820  

SCM 840 Supply Chain Project Management (4) The fundamentals and tools of managing supply chain projects, with special emphasis given to related information technology projects.
Effective: Summer 2007
Prerequisite: SCM 800, SCM 810 andSCM 820  

SCM 842 Manufacturing and Service Operations Planning (2) Planning strategies for managing manufacturing and service operations within supply chains.
Effective: Fall 2016
Prerequisite: SCM 801  

SCM 844 Global Manufacturing and Service Operations (4) A detailed review of concepts, tools, and strategies for managing global manufacturing and service operations.
Effective: Fall 2016
Prerequisite: SCM 842  

SCM 846 Topics in Supply Chain Management (4) Emerging issues in supply chain management, from procurement through manufacturing, logistics, and sales.
Effective: Summer 2014
Prerequisite: SCM 820  

SCM 850 Supply Chain Design and Strategy (4) Design and management of supply chain networks, emphasizing the alignment of supply chain networks with corporate competitive strategy.
Effective: Summer 2007
Prerequisite: SCM 800, SCM 810, SCM 820  

SCM 860 Supply Chain Transformation and Innovation (4) Strategic supply chain transformation and innovation with emphasis on (re)configuration of key capabilities to achieve competitive advantages.
Effective: Summer 2007
Prerequisite: SCM 800, SCM 810, SCM 820, SCM 830, SCM 840 andSCM 850  

SCM 894 Research Topics (1-15) Supervised student activities on research projects identified on an individual or small-group basis.
Effective: Summer 2007
 

SCM 896 Individual Studies (1-9) Creative projects, including nonthesis research, which are supervised on an individual basis and which fall outside the scope of formal courses.
Effective: Summer 2007
 

SCM 897 Special Topics (1-9) Formal courses given on a topical or special interest subject which may be offered infrequently; several different topics may be taught in one year or term.
Effective: Summer 2007
 

SCM 898 Special Topics (1-9) Formal courses given on a topical or special interest subject which may be offered infrequently; several different topics may be taught in one year or term.
Effective: Summer 2007
 

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