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Course Code: RLMT645 Course ID: 4324 Credit Hours: 3 Level: Graduate

This course examines the organization, planning, and controlling of recycling, reclaimed materials, and reclaim centers projects that are designated as Green. The student is provided practical knowledge on Green project planning, managing Green project scope, and sustainment and environmental risk management.

Course Schedule

Registration Dates Course Dates Start Month Session Weeks
06/28/2022 - 12/02/2022 12/05/2022 - 01/29/2023 December Fall 2022 Session D 8 Week session
09/26/2022 - 03/03/2023 03/06/2023 - 04/30/2023 March Winter 2023 Session D 8 Week session

Current Syllabi

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

LO-1 Distinguish between green logistics and reverse logistics as well as the role each play within the transportation and logistics field.

LO-2 Illustrate the components of sustainable logistics within green logistics and its three components to include social, environment, and the economy.

LO-3 Compare the environmental impacts of transportation and logistics to include domestic and international systems.

LO-4 Assess how organizations can reduce their environmental footprint through the creation, development, and implementation of green processes through operational efficiencies and procedures.

LO-5 Analyze the economic impact of green logistics through the assessment and dissection of logistic systems and supply chains.

LO-6 Assess an organization’s green logistics processes using the cost and benefits of the program to support its success with verifiable facts and statistics.

LO-7 Explain the impact of green initiatives on society to include safety, health, etc. as well as the policies and guidelines that empower organizations to implement green logistics in their operations.

LO-8 Design a green logistics program for an organization.

NameGrade %
Discussions 40.00 %
Week 1: Introduction & Green vs. Reverse Logistics 5.00 %
Week 2: Sustainability 5.00 %
Week 3: Environmental Impacts 5.00 %
Week 4: Reducing Environmental Impacts 5.00 %
Week 5: Economic Impacts 5.00 %
Week 6: Cost & Benefits 5.00 %
Week 7: Societal Implications 5.00 %
Week 8: Reflection 5.00 %
Written Papers 24.00 %
Week 2: Written Paper 8.00 %
Week 4: Written Paper 8.00 %
Week 6: Written Paper 8.00 %
Final Exam 10.00 %
Week 8: Final Exam (Essay) 10.00 %
Final Project 15.00 %
Week 7: Final Project 15.00 %
APA Quiz 3.00 %
Week 1: APA Quiz 3.00 %
Quizzes 8.00 %
Week 3: Quiz 4.00 %
Week 5: Quiz 4.00 %

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

LO-1 Distinguish between green logistics and reverse logistics as well as the role each play within the transportation and logistics field.

LO-2 Illustrate the components of sustainable logistics within green logistics and its three components to include social, environment, and the economy.

LO-3 Compare the environmental impacts of transportation and logistics to include domestic and international systems.

LO-4 Assess how organizations can reduce their environmental footprint through the creation, development, and implementation of green processes through operational efficiencies and procedures.

LO-5 Analyze the economic impact of green logistics through the assessment and dissection of logistic systems and supply chains.

LO-6 Assess an organization’s green logistics processes using the cost and benefits of the program to support its success with verifiable facts and statistics.

LO-7 Explain the impact of green initiatives on society to include safety, health, etc. as well as the policies and guidelines that empower organizations to implement green logistics in their operations.

LO-8 Design a green logistics program for an organization.

Book Title:Green Logistics: Improving the Environmental Sustainability of Logistics, 2nd ed. Ebook available in the APUS Online Library
ISBN:9780749466251
Publication Info:Kogan Page
Author:McKinnon
Unit Cost:$56.33
 
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.