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Course Details

Course Code: RLMT610 Course ID: 4320 Credit Hours: 3 Level: Graduate

This course studies the use of GPS, RFID and bar coding technology used to track and trace products through the forward supply chain and the reverse logistics process. The student will study the complex issues of data synchronization facing today’s reverse logistics manager.

Course Schedule

Registration Dates Course Dates Start Month Session Weeks
05/21/2022 - 11/04/2022 11/07/2022 - 01/01/2023 November Fall 2022 Session I 8 Week session
08/29/2022 - 02/03/2023 02/06/2023 - 04/02/2023 February Winter 2023 Session I 8 Week session

Current Syllabi

After successfully completing this course, graduate students will fulfill the following Learning Objectives (LO):

  1. Explain the technological drivers that impact Reverse Logistics.
  2. Identify specific technologies, such as automation and mobile tools, used in Reverse Logistics.
  3. Discuss Reverse Logistics’ role in e-commerce.
  4. Evaluate technological tools, such as cloud based technology, used to access and analyze data to streamline the Reverse Logistics process.
  5. Analyze the value technology delivers in Reverse Logistics.
  6. Describe how Reverse Logistics has evolved over the past decade as a result of technology.
  7. Explain the challenges associated with technology used in Reverse Logistics.
  8. Predict the future role of technology in Reverse Logistics.
NameGrade %
Discussions 32.00 %
Introduction Forum 3.56 %
Week One Forum 3.56 %
Week Two Forum 3.56 %
Week Three Forum 3.56 %
Week Four Forum 3.56 %
Week Five Forum 3.56 %
Week Six Forum 3.56 %
Week Seven Forum 3.56 %
Week Eight Forum 3.56 %
Written Papers 38.00 %
Week 1: Paper 1 6.33 %
Week 2: Case Study 1 6.33 %
Week 3: Paper 2 6.33 %
Week 4: Paper 3 6.33 %
Week 5: Case Study 2 6.33 %
Week 6: Paper 4 6.33 %
Final Products 30.00 %
Week 7: Research Paper 15.00 %
Week 8: Final Exam Essay 15.00 %

After successfully completing this course, graduate students will fulfill the following Learning Objectives (LO):

  1. Explain the technological drivers that impact Reverse Logistics.
  2. Identify specific technologies, such as automation and mobile tools, used in Reverse Logistics.
  3. Discuss Reverse Logistics’ role in e-commerce.
  4. Evaluate technological tools, such as cloud based technology, used to access and analyze data to streamline the Reverse Logistics process.
  5. Analyze the value technology delivers in Reverse Logistics.
  6. Describe how Reverse Logistics has evolved over the past decade as a result of technology.
  7. Explain the challenges associated with technology used in Reverse Logistics.
  8. Predict the future role of technology in Reverse Logistics.
Book Title:Sustainable Reverse Logistics Network : Engineering and Management - Ebook available in the APUS Online Library
ISBN:9781848213104
Publication Info:Wiley Lib
Author:Ait-Kadi, Chouinard, Marcotte and Riopel
Unit Cost:$118.88
 
Book Title:3PL, 4PL and reverse logistics, part 1, Volume 36, Issue 7 - Ebook available in the APUS Online Library
ISBN:9781846631320
Publication Info:Emerald Publishing Limited Lib
Author:Sahay
 
Book Title:Various resources from the APUS Library & the Open Web are used. Please visit http://apus.libguides.com/er.php to locate the course eReserve.
ISBN:ERESERVE NOTE
 

Previous Syllabi

Not current for future courses.