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Global Trd & Transp Mgmt - GTTM
While no outlines currently exist for this course, below are the course learning outcomes/competencies.
Course Learning Outcomes/Competencies
Upon successful completion, the student will be able to:
- Select a carrier based on the characteristics of the modes of transport (air, road, rail, water, pipeline).
- Apply the rate or insurance calculations associated with each mode of transport.
- Select an intermediate transportation agency in Canada based on their role in the movement of goods.
- Select the appropriate type of intermodal movements for sea, land and air shipments.
- Select the location and type of warehouse required for a given situation.
- Identify, analyze and solve basic materials and handling problems.
- Select the appropriate type of pallet or container based on the characteristics of each type.
Effective as of Fall 2021