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Course Code: TLMT600 Course ID: 2683 Credit Hours: 3 Level: Graduate

This course aligns transportation management with a comprehensive overview of intermodal transportation and logistics management. We will look at recent trends in the field and its important stakeholders. Business logistics/supply chain will be viewed from managerial perspectives impacting physical distribution, materials management, transportation management, and logistics and supply chain management. The course covers the planning, organizing, and controlling of these activities including sub-activities such as transportation basics, inventory and location strategies.

Course Schedule

Registration Dates Course Dates Start Month Session Weeks
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
11/30/2021 - 04/29/2022 05/02/2022 - 06/26/2022 May Spring 2022 Session I 8 Week session
12/28/2021 - 06/03/2022 06/06/2022 - 07/31/2022 June Spring 2022 Session D 8 Week session

Current Syllabi

After successfully completing this course, you will be able to:

  1. Define customer service goals.
  2. Examine transportation strategy.
  3. Evaluate a transportation decision.
  4. Identify inventory management strategies.
  5. Explain the importance of storage and handling decisions.
  6. Examine facility network planning process including location strategies.
  7. Explain logistics/supply chain control process.
  8. Compare and contrast the impact regulation/deregulation has on transportation strategy.

Please see the Student Handbook to reference the University’s grading scale.

After successfully completing this course, you will be able to:

  1. Define customer service goals.
  2. Examine transportation strategy.
  3. Evaluate a transportation decision.
  4. Identify inventory management strategies.
  5. Explain the importance of storage and handling decisions.
  6. Examine facility network planning process including location strategies.
  7. Explain logistics/supply chain control process.
  8. Compare and contrast the impact regulation/deregulation has on transportation strategy.
Book Title:The Definitive Guide to Transportation: Principles, Strategies, and Decisions for the Effective Flow of Goods and Services (Ebook available through the APUS Online Library)
ISBN:9780133449099
Publication Info:Pearson Lib
Author:CSCMP, Goldsby, Iyengar and Rao
Unit Cost:$91.39
 

Previous Syllabi

Not current for future courses.