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Course Code: TLMT311 Course ID: 3310 Credit Hours: 3 Level: Undergraduate

This course is an overview of the transportation sector, including providers, users and government agencies. It examines contemporary public policy issues, such as deregulation, along with managerial strategies in transportation.

Course Schedule

Registration Dates Course Dates Start Month Session Weeks
05/21/2021 - 10/29/2021 11/01/2021 - 12/26/2021 November Fall 2021 Session I 8 Week session
06/28/2021 - 12/03/2021 12/06/2021 - 01/30/2022 December Fall 2021 Session D 8 Week session
07/27/2021 - 12/31/2021 01/03/2022 - 02/27/2022 January Winter 2022 Session B 8 Week session
08/31/2021 - 02/04/2022 02/07/2022 - 04/03/2022 February Winter 2022 Session I 8 Week session
09/28/2021 - 03/04/2022 03/07/2022 - 05/01/2022 March Winter 2022 Session D 8 Week session
10/26/2021 - 04/01/2022 04/04/2022 - 05/29/2022 April Spring 2022 Session B 8 Week session

Current Syllabi

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

LO1: Explain the impact transportation has on the environment.
LO2: Summarize the social and political issues related to transportation.
LO3: Differentiate the impact of regulatory reforms on the four major modes of transportation (motor, rail, air, pipeline).
LO4: Compare the features (capacity, accessibility, cost, speed) of each major mode of transportation (air, surface, pipeline, rail).
LO5: Analyze the different types of pipeline carriers, commodities, and examine pipeline companies in relation to limited intermodal competition.
LO6: Analyze and assess transportation planning and execution strategies within a global supply chain.
LO7: Describe the impact of the buyer seller relationship on the effectiveness of the supply chain.

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

LO1: Explain the impact transportation has on the environment.
LO2: Summarize the social and political issues related to transportation.
LO3: Differentiate the impact of regulatory reforms on the four major modes of transportation (motor, rail, air, pipeline).
LO4: Compare the features (capacity, accessibility, cost, speed) of each major mode of transportation (air, surface, pipeline, rail).
LO5: Analyze the different types of pipeline carriers, commodities, and examine pipeline companies in relation to limited intermodal competition.
LO6: Analyze and assess transportation planning and execution strategies within a global supply chain.
LO7: Describe the impact of the buyer seller relationship on the effectiveness of the supply chain.

Book Title:American Transportation Policy - e-book available in the APUS Online Library
ISBN:9780275978532
Publication Info:Lib
Author:Dilger, R.J.
Unit Cost:$80.18
 
Book Title:Handbook of transportation science - e-book available in the APUS Online Library
ISBN:9781402072468
Publication Info:Lib
Author:Hall, Randolph
Unit Cost:$337.00
 
Book Title:Globalized Freight Transport: Intermodality, E-commerce, Logistics, And Sustainability - e-book available in the APUS Online Library
ISBN:9781845425029
Publication Info:Lib
Author:Leinbach, Thomas
Unit Cost:$135.14
 
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.
Author: No Author Specified
 

Previous Syllabi

Not current for future courses.