The course will examine the core purchasing objectives: quality, quantity, time, place, source, service, and price. Topics include: methods of description/specification, measuring value, supplier certification, demand forecasting, inventory classifications and replenishment models, MRP, Just-In-Time, supplier evaluation and selection, competitive bidding, price and cost analysis and negotiation strategy.
Note: Prerequisite: Completion of Supply Management I (BUSA-40392) or equivalent experience or consent of instructor.
For questions regarding this course, please contact SupplyManagement@ucsd.edu.
Course Number: BUSA-40393
Credit: 3.00 unit(s)
Related Certificate Programs: Supply Management