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OPMT 2275 - Warehouse Management 2

Operations Management Part-time Studies Course

School of Business

Course Details

Upon successful completion, the student will have learned best practices in warehouse management relating to: receiving, putaway, restocking, order picking, cycle counting, and employee performance measurement. Students develop applicable procedures/standards for their own operations, and be able to take these back to the work place.

Prerequisite(s)

OPMT 1175 or solid basic warehouse experience and knowledge.

Credits

3.0

Cost

$497.11

Spring/Summer 2018

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

CRN 50919

Tue Apr 10 - Tue Jun 26 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 10 - Jun 26 Tue 18:45 - 21:45 BBY SE06 Rm. 208

Instructor

Stu East

Course Outline

Cost

$497.11

This course offering is in progress. Please check back next term or subscribe to receive email updates.

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Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, the student will be able to:

  • Differentiate between domestic and global logistics.
    • Describe the critical changes affecting global logistics.
    • Discuss the North America Free Trade Agreement and its effect on logistics.
    • Discuss warehousing and packaging requirements for global shipments.
  • Understand the role and importance of logistics in private and public organizations.
    • Understand the value-added roles of logistics on both a micro and macro level.
    • Explain logistics systems from several perspectives.
    • Discuss the important management activities in the logistics function.
  • Realize the meaning of customer service, and understand its importance to logistics and supply chain management.
  • Appreciate the role and importance of inventory in the economy.
  • Understand the fundamental differences among approaches to managing inventory.
  • Recognize key issues in information systems.
  • Understand the scope and importance of performance measurement.
    • Explain the characteristics of good performance measures.
    • Discuss cost and service performance measurement and qualifications.
    • Discuss overall supply chain metrics.
  • Understand what is meant by strategy and how it applies to logistics and supply chain management.

Effective as of Fall 2005

Related Programs

OPMT 2275 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Business

  1. Operations Management (Materials Management Option)
    Part-time   Certificate

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