BADM 565 A - Strategic Sourcing
This course aims to provide students with an understanding of the impact that sourcing and supply management have on the success and profitability of firms in today's business environment. We will look at some of the factors that need to be considered when making sourcing and supplier management decisions (make or buy, in-sourcing, and outsourcing; quality; quantity and inventory; prices; costs; supplier selection; supplier evaluation; globalization), and discuss the influence that sourcing and supply management have on other functional activities, such as product design, inventory management, etc. Course Information: 4 graduate hours. No professional credit. Credit is not given for BADM 565 and BADM 590, Section STS.
This course is open to students pursuing the Graduate Minor or Concentration in Supply Chain Management. Students are required to log in and use Compass2g (compass2g.illinois.edu) in order to complete this course.
Academic Program Restrictions:
MBA: (PT) Business Adm -- UIUC
Option 1Number of Required Visit(s): 0
Course Level: Graduate