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Course Code: TLMT342 Course ID: 3325 Credit Hours: 3 Level: Undergraduate

This course addresses the design and operation of international logistics systems. Topics include export-import issues, multi-national sourcing and distribution strategies, channel management, and comparative transportation systems and policies.

Course Schedule

Registration Dates Course Dates Start Month Session Weeks
04/26/2022 - 09/30/2022 10/03/2022 - 11/27/2022 October Fall 2022 Session B 8 Week session
06/28/2022 - 12/02/2022 12/05/2022 - 01/29/2023 December Fall 2022 Session D 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, students will fulfill the following Learning Objectives (LO):

  1. Discuss the various concepts relating to International Business Logistics.
  2. Recognize the economic impact of international logistics activities.
  3. Differentiate between the basic components of international logistics.
  4. Determine the importance of the infrastructure of a country to an international logistician.
  5. Relate how Incoterms can be used for strategic advantage.
  6. Categorize the risks that currency exchange rates pose for both the importer and exporter.
  7. Demonstrate methods of risk management.
  8. Evaluate the significance of good packaging practices in international trade.
  9. Illustrate the characteristics of non-­tariff barriers to imports.

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

  1. Discuss the various concepts relating to International Business Logistics.
  2. Recognize the economic impact of international logistics activities.
  3. Differentiate between the basic components of international logistics.
  4. Determine the importance of the infrastructure of a country to an international logistician.
  5. Relate how Incoterms can be used for strategic advantage.
  6. Categorize the risks that currency exchange rates pose for both the importer and exporter.
  7. Demonstrate methods of risk management.
  8. Evaluate the significance of good packaging practices in international trade.
  9. Illustrate the characteristics of non-­tariff barriers to imports.
Book Title:International Logistics, 4th ed -the VitalSource e-book is provided inside the classroom
ISBN:9780989490603
Publication Info:VS-Cicerone Press
Author:David, Pierre
Unit Cost:$75.83
Electronic ISBN:9780989490603
Electronic Unit Cost:$25.00
 

Previous Syllabi

Not current for future courses.