American Heritage University of Southern California

MB-507 Inventory Management and Control

This course aims to introduce the students to the fundamental nature of inventory from a financial, physical, forecasting, and operational standpoint. The ultimate goal of this course is to present immediately usable information in the areas of forecasting, physical control and layout, and proble...more

  • Course ID: MB 507
  • Start Date: 01/08/2023
  • Duration: 8 weeks
  • Method of Instruction: Online

Units: 3

Elective  Course

This course aims to introduce the students to the fundamental nature of inventory from a financial, physical, forecasting, and operational standpoint. The ultimate goal of this course is to present immediately usable information in the areas of forecasting, physical control and layout, and problem recognition and resolution.

Virginia A Green1 Adjunct Faculty

Ph.D., Organization & Management, Capella University, M.B.A., Business Administration, Leadership & Technology, New York Institute of Technology, M.A., Business Administration, Leadership &

At the completion of this course, a student will be able to:

  1. Understanding of the important role of supply chain and inventory management in today’s business environment
  2. Understand and apply the current supply chain and Inventory management theories, practices and concepts utilizing case problems and problem-based learning situations
  3. Understand and examine inventory systems through a strategic approach to control inventory levels and financial risks when exporting and/or importing on a global basis.
  4. Apply; reuse and recycling practices into inventory management systems through strategic reverse logistics processes and circular supply chains.
  5. Examine current business model and supply chain practices to identify the potential value of transitioning to a circular economy business model.

The Big Picture

How this course ties into your program outcomes:

Business Knowledge Critical Thinking Communication Technology Ethics
 
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Legend:
I = Introduced
D = Developed
M = Demonstrated at the Mastery level suitable for graduation