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2019-2020 Course Catalog 
2019-2020 Course Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

TMGT 4341 - Production and Materials Management

CIP 5202020036
This course examines the responsibilities related to managing the flow of materials and services into organization. Traditional purchasing activities of global sourcing, bidding, contract administration and materials management are included in the course. Particular focus is given to the strategic issues of managing the supply function and the creative purchasing activities of developing buying strategy, supply research, economic analysis, value analysis, supplier certification and evaluation, and information systems analysis. This course also addresses manufacturing planning and control systems, including capacity planning, scheduling, and just-in-time production systems. Credit Hours: 3 (3 lecture, 0 lab)
Prerequisite: Senior standing
Required skill level: College-level reading, writing and math.