IDS 453. Supply Chain Management: Sourcing and Procurement. 3 or 4 hours.
The course materials will focus on the fundamental tools, processes and techniques in sourcing and procurement strategies, contract negotiation and management, managing supplier relationships, evaluating supplier performance, and global sourcing. Course Information: 3 undergraduate hours. 4 graduate hours. Prerequisite(s): IDS 355 or IDS 532. Recommended background: Prior coursework/experience in supply chain management.