Materials Management

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This class is designed to provide student with theoretical and practical knowledge on various topics that are linked to materials management. It will focus on topics such as production planning and control, purchasing and supply chain, forecasting, and inventory management.

The above objective is carried out at a course level by a solid review of the theory base associated with materials management, along with a discussion of advanced topics, trends and directions. At a class level course topics are reviewed through a combination of lecture, discussion, and student project work.  Finally, each topic in the course is addressed through a combination of assignments, case studies, exercises, and readings.