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BUS 227 Introduction to Purchasing and Supply Management
Credit Hours:  3
Effective Term: Fall 2018
SUN#: None
AGEC: None
Credit Breakdown: 3 Lectures
Times for Credit: 1
Grading Option: A, B, C, D, F
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Description: Survey of basic purchasing functions and supply management. Includes determining requirements and quantities, developing policies and procedures for purchasing, making purchasing decisions, receiving acceptable goods, arranging packaging and shipping, and managing inventory levels. Prerequisite: BUS122.


Prerequisites: BUS122

Corequisites: None

Recommendations: None

Measurable Student Learning Outcomes
1. (Comprehension Level) Describe the complete purchasing process. (CSLO #2)
2. (Application Level) Calculate inventory levels.(CSLO #2)
3. (Comprehension Level) Explain purchasing policies and procedures.(CSLO #3)
4. (Analysis Level) Determine needed requirements and quantities. (CSLO #3)
5. (Evaluation Level) Recommend and justify purchasing strategies. (CSLO #4)
6. (Evaluation Level) Select and justify appropriate vendors. (CSLO #3)
7. (Analysis Level) Relate customer satisfaction to profit. (CSLO #3)
Internal/External Standards Accreditation
None