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Basics of Supply Chain Management ASCM 1000

Asstion for Supply Chain Mgmt Course

International Fees

International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.

Course details

​As the entry-level learning program, Basics of Supply Chain Management combines key concepts from the ASCM/APICS Foundations of Supply Chain Management body of knowledge. This course covers the basics; including definitions and problem solving, and a review of these concepts in actions and how these affect the firm's ability to compete in the marketplace. Key concepts are introduced, for planning and controlling the flow of products and services into, through, and out of an organization. Fundamental relationships among the various activities that may occur in the supply chain network from suppliers to customers are explained. It details ten modules of supply chain management. These include: [1] introduction to supply chain, [2] demand management, [3] S&OP and master scheduling, [4] material requirements planning, [5] capacity management & production activity control, [6] aggregate inventory management & introduction to distribution, [7] item inventory management, [8] purchasing & sourcing strategies, [9] quality systems, [10] continuous improvement​​

Prerequisite(s)

  • No prerequisites are required for this course.

Credits

3.0

Domestic fees

$861.29 - $902.15 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Course offerings

Winter 2024

Below are three offerings of ASCM 1000 for the Winter 2024 term.

CRN 91394

Duration

Tue Jan 09 - Tue Mar 26 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 91394
  • Domestic fees $902.15
    International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees.
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 09 - Mar 26 Tue 18:00 - 21:00 Burnaby SE06 Rm. 202
Instructor

Bradly McLaughlin

Course outline

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Domestic fees

$902.15

Important information
  1. International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.
Status

In Progress

This course offering is in progress. Please check this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

CRN 91395

Duration

Tue Jan 09 - Thu Mar 28 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 91395
  • Domestic fees $861.29
    International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees.
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 09 - Mar 28 Tue, Thu 16:30 - 18:00 Online
Instructor

Mark Bukata

Course outline

View

Domestic fees

$861.29

Important information
  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.
  3. International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.
Status

In Progress

This course offering is in progress. Please check this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

CRN 91393

Duration

Wed Jan 10 - Wed Mar 27 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 91393
  • Domestic fees $902.15
    International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees.
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 10 Wed 18:00 - 21:00 Burnaby NE01 Rm. 318
Jan 17 - Mar 27 Wed 18:00 - 21:00 Burnaby SE06 Rm. 209
Instructor

Jason DeRoche

Course outline

View

Domestic fees

$902.15

Important information
  1. International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.
Status

In Progress and Full

This course offering is in progress and full. Please check this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

Spring/Summer 2024

Below are three offerings of ASCM 1000 for the Spring/Summer 2024 term.

CRN 69221

Duration

Tue Apr 09 - Thu Jun 27 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 69221
  • Domestic fees $861.29
    International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees.
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 09 - Jun 27 Tue, Thu 16:30 - 18:00 Online
Instructor

Mark Bukata

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Domestic fees

$861.29

Important information
  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.
  3. International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.
Status

CRN 69226

Duration

Thu Apr 11 - Thu Jun 27 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 69226
  • Domestic fees $902.15
    International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees.
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 11 - Jun 27 Thu 18:00 - 21:00 Burnaby NE01 Rm. 294
Instructor

Leigh Boccius

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Domestic fees

$902.15

Important information
  1. International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.
Status

Seats Available

4 seats remaining as of Sat March 2, 2024 at 10:06 pm (PST). Availability may change at any time.

CRN 69225

Duration

Wed Apr 10 - Wed Jun 26 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 69225
  • Domestic fees $902.15
    International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees.
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 10 - Jun 26 Wed 18:00 - 21:00 Burnaby NE01 Rm. 294
Instructor

Bradly McLaughlin

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Domestic fees

$902.15

Important information
  1. International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.
Status

Full

This course offering is full. Please check this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Use the online learning portal to comprehend the topics.
  • Show how manufacturing fits within and supports the larger supply chain.
  • Explain the use of distribution channels for a manufacturer.
  • Explain the basics of manufacturing planning and control.
  • Describe the benefits and drawbacks of various manufacturing strategies.
  • Understand the purpose and use of key performance indicators.
  • Describe the risks associated with failing to comply with laws and regulations.
  • Explain how an organization decides whether to make or buy an item.
  • Perform BOM explosions and lead-time offsetting to create a priority plan.​​​

Effective as of Fall 2023

Related Programs

Basics of Supply Chain Management (ASCM 1000) is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Business + Media

  1. International Trade and Transportation Logistics
    Certificate Part-time
  2. Operations Management (Industrial Engineering Option)
    Certificate Part-time
  3. Operations Management (Materials Management Option)
    Certificate Part-time

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