ACE 592 AL1 - Special Topics - Supply Chain Mngmt
Group instruction on a special topic under the direction of one or more members of the faculty. Course Information: Approved for both letter and S/U grading. May be repeated in a semester to a maximum of 8 hours. May be repeated to a maximum of 24 total hours, if topics vary.
Traceability, transparency, and fidelity are essential to sustainable agri-food supply chains. This course integrates blockchain into the study of agri-food supply chain management through 3 study modules. Module 1: Students gain an understanding of the economic theory underlying supply chain management and governance in order to provide a foundation for future scholarly or professional work in the field. Module 2: Students use the theoretical preparation to better understand sustainable supply chain management in emerging markets. Module 3: Students apply these newfound understandings to the field of blockchain and its application to agri-food supply chains. Students must register for the Lecture (asynchronous) and a lab (synchronous).
Option 1Number of Required Visit(s): 0
Course Level: Graduate