SCMT 4350 GLOBAL SOURCING AND INNOVATION (3 credits)
This course focuses on global suppliers as partners in the development and commercialization of new products. Students will learn about open innovation and the integration of internal and external business systems in new product innovation. Students will develop an understanding of regulatory policies related to information sharing and the intellectual property rights of buyers and suppliers. (Cross-listed with BSAD 8356).
Prerequisite(s)/Corequisite(s): SCMT 3410; GPA of 2.5 or better; or by permission of instructor. Not open to non-degree graduate students.
The logistics & supply chain management concentration is for students who wish to focus on the supply chain functions within an organization. These functional areas include logistics (transportation management and scheduling), procurement (purchasing and materials management), effective resource management (lean manufacturing and lean supply chain management), and the three pillars of sustainable chains (people, profit, and planet).