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Course Details

Course Code: TLMT312 Course ID: 3311 Credit Hours: 3 Level: Undergraduate

This course focuses on the micro and macro economic issues associated with international, national, and local transport, logistics, and other issues in the transportation industry. Topics include the economic aspects of rail, water, air, ground, and other transport modes; inventory, and supply.

Course Schedule

Registration Dates Course Dates Start Month Session Weeks
03/29/2022 - 09/02/2022 09/05/2022 - 10/30/2022 September Summer 2022 Session D 8 Week session
04/26/2022 - 09/30/2022 10/03/2022 - 11/27/2022 October Fall 2022 Session B 8 Week session
05/21/2022 - 11/04/2022 11/07/2022 - 01/01/2023 November Fall 2022 Session I 8 Week session
06/28/2022 - 12/02/2022 12/05/2022 - 01/29/2023 December Fall 2022 Session D 8 Week session
07/25/2022 - 12/30/2022 01/02/2023 - 02/26/2023 January Winter 2023 Session B 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, the student will:

  1. Explain how the processes of transportation economics play a major role in transportation decisions of an organization.
  2. Identify value opportunities for organizations with a rational ERP implementation.
  3. Determine best practices for inventory control decisions.
  4. Define how reverse logistics can benefit a company.
  5. Describe how customer service can improve within a supply chain operation.
  6. Discuss international and domestic terms of sale.
  7. Discuss wholesale and retail transportation economics.
  8. Describe how benchmarking can be a critical aspect of performance management.
  9. Explain how a transportation economics strategy can effectively position an organization to maximize shareholder value.

After successfully completing this course, the student will:

  1. Explain how the processes of transportation economics play a major role in transportation decisions of an organization.
  2. Identify value opportunities for organizations with a rational ERP implementation.
  3. Determine best practices for inventory control decisions.
  4. Define how reverse logistics can benefit a company.
  5. Describe how customer service can improve within a supply chain operation.
  6. Discuss international and domestic terms of sale.
  7. Discuss wholesale and retail transportation economics.
  8. Describe how benchmarking can be a critical aspect of performance management.
  9. Explain how a transportation economics strategy can effectively position an organization to maximize shareholder value.
Book Title:Supply Chain Financial Management: Best Practices, Tools, and Applications for Improved Performance - e-book available in the APUS Online Library
ISBN:9781604271164
Publication Info:Lib
Author:Trent, Robert
Unit Cost:$56.31
 
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.