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These course descriptions are not being updated as of August 1, 2016. Current course descriptions are maintained in LionPATH.

Supply Chain Mgmt (SCM)

SCM 199 (IL) Foreign Studies (1-12) Courses offered in foreign countries by individual or group instruction.
Effective: Summer 2007
 

SCM 200 (GQ) Introduction to Statistics for Business (4) Topics include descriptive statistics, probability distributions, statistical inference, regression and correlation, and forecasting.
Effective: Summer 2013
Prerequisite: MATH 021 or higher or satisfactory score on the mathematics placement examination  

SCM 200H (GQ) Honors Introduction to Statistics for Business (4) Topics include descriptive statistics, probability distributions, statistical inference, regression and correlation, and forecasting.
Effective: Summer 2013
Prerequisite: MATH 021 or higher or satisfactory score on the mathematics placement examination  

SCM 299 (IL) Foreign Studies (1-12) Courses offered in foreign countries by individual or group instruction.
Effective: Summer 2007
 

SCM 301 Supply Chain Management (3) Supply chain management concepts, principles, and methodologies.
Effective: Spring 2011
Prerequisite: ACCTG 211, ECON 102, SCM 200 orSTAT 200 ; limited to students in baccalaureate status  

SCM 310 Introduction to Operations Management (3) An introduction to the strategic importance and the analytic tools of operations management. Not available to baccalaureate business students in Smeal.
Effective: Spring 2007
Prerequisite: SCM 200 orSTAT 200 or permission of the program; fifth semester standing  

SCM 320 Transport Systems (3) Strategic role of freight transportation systems and services in supply chain networks. Not available to baccalaureate business students in Smeal.
Effective: Spring 2008
Prerequisite: SCM 301 orMKTG 301  

SCM 397 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 398 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 399 (IL) Foreign Studies (1-12) Courses offered in foreign countries by individual or group instruction.
Effective: Summer 2007
 

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
 

Last Import from UCM: September 23, 2017 3:00 AM

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