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APIC 1175 - Strategic Management of Resources

Production and Inventory Control Part-time Studies Course

School of Business

Course Details

Move your learning to the next level with the SMR course that includes higher-level thinking or strategic planning and implementation of operations. This includes an understanding of how market requirements drive the resources and processes of an organization. Topics include: Understanding concepts that require a combination of elements and higher thinking within the entire CPIM body of knowledge; Knowing the relationship of existing and emerging processes and technologies to operations and supply chain functions; Understanding various business environments; Knowing how business strategies are developed and how operation strategies are implemented.


APIC 1171





Winter 2018

Below is one offering of this course for the Winter 2018 term.

CRN 44181

Wed Jan 10 - Wed Mar 28 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 10 - Mar 28 Wed 18:30 - 21:30 BBY SW03 Rm. 2620


Brett Mewett

Course Outline



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Spring/Summer 2018

Below is one offering of this course for the Spring/Summer 2018 term.

CRN 59791

Wed Apr 11 - Wed Jun 27 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 11 - Jun 27 Wed 18:45 - 21:45 BBY SW05 Rm. 2875


Brett Mewett

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim



This section is only available for registration starting Wed, Feb 21 at 9:00 am (PST)

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Learning Outcomes

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

  • Explain how resources can be aligned with strategic plans.
  • Understand the different competitive advantages a firm can choose to pursue.
  • Respect the importance of customer requirements in product design and development.
  • Explain the strategic relationships among members of a supply chain.
  • Understand manufacturing strategies and how a firm decides on what is applicable to their business.
  • Understand basic cost management methods and their benefits.
  • Explain project implementation issues, including project planning and control and project implementation phases.
  • List typical problems that can occur during implementation projects.
  • Establish applicable measures to determine success.
  • Explain the process of organizational change.
  • Combine other studies and readings to be prepared to write the CPIM Computer Based Exam for Strategic Management of Resources.

Effective as of Fall 2005

Books & Supplies

The BCIT bookstore carries textbooks, general reference books, software, and stationery. Please visit for more information.

Winter 2018

Books for Winter 2018 offerings of this course are available in the following BCIT online bookstores. Please choose the bookstore appropriate for the offering you are considering.

BCIT Burnaby Bookstore

If you are taking this course, but are not taking it through either Distance Education or Online Learning, nor at the BCIT Downtown Campus (DTC), please purchase books for this course at the BCIT Burnaby Bookstore.

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Strategic Mgmt Of Resources Participant Guide (09130-V22)
Author Apics
Binding Paperback
Price $134.95

Spring/Summer 2018

No information on books is currently available for Spring/Summer 2018 offerings of this course.


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