2017-2018 Graduate Catalog

INSC 75663 Supply Chain and Operational Strategy

3 credit hours. Prerequisite: Must be an EMBA candidate. For many companies, supply chain management has become an important element of competitive strategy. However, to achieve a competitive advantage requires effective design and integration of operations, supply chain strategies, processes, and information technologies. Through an integrated simulation as well as selected readings and case analysis, this course will examine the linkages between supply chain strategy and competitive strategy, critical elements for effective supply chain management, and current trends in operational strategy.