Introduction to Logistics and Supply Chain Management

The course is a basic introduction to the field of logistics and supply chain management, including both defense logistics and commercial supply chain management. The objective of the course is to provide students a solid awareness and understanding of the processes and functions that comprise a supply chain. The course serves as the introductory course of a three course specialization in Supply Chains and Logistical Systems in the MBA program. Moreover, students are required to complete a term project to demonstrate their understanding of logistics and supply chain issues. Case analysis and hands-on experience in this class will offer students the opportunity to broaden their horizon on the critical roles that the supply chain plays in this globalized and interdependent world.