Supply Chain Management Course Descriptions | CSUDH CEIE | Carson, CA

Supply Chain Management Certificate Courses

Supply Chain Management Certificate Online

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Online Access

 Course materials and handouts can be accessed by logging into Blackboard, the Learning Management System (LMS) for California State University, Dominguez Hills. Login credentials are sent with the registration confirmation after the student’s initial course enrollment at CSUDH. View the Blackboard Login Information to get started.

The term for a particular class is based on when the class ends, not when it begins. For example, a course beginning in April and ending in July is a summer class, and you will find it in the summer schedule. Please check the current term plus the next term to determine all of your schedule options. The Supply Chain Management Certificate must be completed within 3 years of taking your first class in the program.

Note: Students may enroll through the 1st week of class with no approval required.

Course Schedule

Major: Business  | Program: Production and Inventory Control Certificate Online & On Campus | * C = Class Cancelled *

Start DateEnd DateCRNDeptCourse TitleHoursDaysHoursBldg/RmFeeInstructor

Spring 2021

 All classes below are ONLINE
Start DateEnd DateCRNDept | SecCourse TitleHoursDaysTimesReg DeadlineFeeInstructor
01/04/202104/04/202125924PIX 351 41Supply Chain Fundamentals45ONLINEONLINE01/08/21$585F Putz
PIX 351 Live Stream Broadcast Schedule:
Thursdays, 6:30–9:30pm PST (recorded lectures may be viewed at a later time on Blackboard)
01/04/202104/04/202125925PIX 359 41Supply Chain Strategies45ONLINEONLINE01/08/21$585F Putz
PIX 359 Live Stream Broadcast Schedule:
Mondays, 6:30–9:30pm PST (recorded lectures may be viewed at a later time on Blackboard)
 
 

Summer 2021

 All classes below are ONLINE
Start DateEnd DateCRNDept | SecCourse TitleHoursDaysTimesReg DeadlineFeeInstructor
04/05/202107/03/202130972PIX 351 41Supply Chain Fundamentals45ONLINEONLINE04/09/2021$585F Putz
PIX 351 Live Stream Broadcast Schedule:
Thursdays, 6:30–9:30pm PST (recorded lectures may be viewed at a later time on Blackboard)
04/05/202107/03/202130973PIX 353 41Supply Chain Scheduling45ONLINEONLINE04/09/2021$585F Putz
PIX 353 Live Stream Broadcast Schedule:
Mondays, 7:00–9:30pm PST (recorded lectures may be viewed at a later time on Blackboard)

Fall 2021

 All classes below are ONLINE
Start DateEnd DateCRNDept | SecCourse TitleHoursDaysTimesReg DeadlineFeeInstructor
9/13/21 -- PIX 351 Live Stream Broadcast Schedule:
Thursdays, 6:30–9:30pm PST (recorded lectures may be viewed at a later time on Blackboard)
12/12/2021 46259PIX 351 41Supply Chain Fundamentals45ONLINEONLINE9/17/2021$585F Putz
9/13/21 -- PIX 357 Live Stream Broadcast Schedule:
Mondays, 6:30–9:30pm PST (recorded lectures may be viewed at a later time on Blackboard)
12/12/202146260PIX 357 41Supply Chain Planning45ONLINEONLINE9/17/2021$585F Putz
 
 

* Students may enroll through the 1st week of class with no approval required.
Schedule subject to change; consult with instructor for specific date details | Updated 5/11/2021


Supply Chain Management Course Schedule Outlook*: Fall 2018 through Spring 2020

Class | TitleFall 2021Spring 2022Summer 2022Fall 2022Spring 2023Summer 2023
PIX 351 | Supply Chain Fundamentals      
PIX 353 | Supply Chain Scheduling     
PIX 355 | Supply Chain Operations    
PIX 357 | Supply Chain Planning   
PIX 359 | Supply Chain Strategies    

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Supply Chain Fundamentals ProgramRequired Courses

PIX 351 | Supply Chain Fundamentals
PIX 353 | Supply Chain Scheduling
PIX 355 | Supply Chain Operations
PIX 357 | Supply Chain Planning
PIX 359 | Supply Chain Strategies

 

PIX 351 | Supply Chain Fundamentals

3 Units
Supply chain management covers the flow of a product from the supplier to the manufacturer through the distribution system to the customer. This includes planning, forecasting, purchasing, manufacturing, moving, storing and tracking a product from conception to customer possession. This course provides an overview of the fundamental concepts and vocabulary to prepare students for the remaining courses in the certificate program.

 Lecture Live Stream Broadcast Schedule:
Thursdays, 6:30–9:30pm PST (recorded lectures may be viewed at a later time on Blackboard)

 Required Text:

  • Introduction to Materials Management (8th Edition), Steve Chapman

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PIX 353 | Supply Chain Scheduling

3 Units
Course Pre-requisitePIX 351 Supply Chain Fundamentals
This course focuses on the various techniques for material and capacity scheduling. This includes detailed descriptions of the material requirements, planning and capacity requirements, planning processes and the impact of inventory management, procurement, and supplier planning on these processes.

 Lecture Live Stream Broadcast Schedule:
Mondays, 7:00–9:30pm PST (recorded lectures may be viewed at a later time on Blackboard)

 Required Texts:

  • Introduction to Materials Management (8th Edition), Steve Chapman (* student should already have this book from the PIX 351 course)
  • Manufacturing Planning and Control for Supply Chain Management, Second Edition, F. Robert Jacobs, William L. Berry, D. Clay Whybark, Thomas E. Vollmann. ISBN 9781260108385.

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PIX 355 | Supply Chain Operations

3 Units
Course Pre-requisitePIX 351 Supply Chain Fundamentals
This course covers the techniques for scheduling and controlling the manufacturing process. This includes prioritizing the work, executing the orders and reporting the results as part of the performance evaluation feedback. Inventory must also be controlled so its influence on the schedule is also discussed.

 Lecture Live Stream Broadcast Schedule:
Mondays, 6:30–9:30pm PST (recorded lectures may be viewed at a later time on Blackboard)

 Required Text:

  • Operations Management, An Integrated Approach (7th Edition), Dan Reid and Nada Sanders. ISBN-13: 978-1-119-49738-7

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PIX 357 | Supply Chain Planning

3 Units
Course Pre-requisitePIX 351 Supply Chain Fundamentals
This course covers demand management and its relationship to strategic and business planning. This includes forecasting, how to develop an achievable master schedule, and distribution planning which covers the concepts of establishing distribution centers, replenishing centers and transporting the product from the supplier to the customer.

 Lecture Live Stream Broadcast Schedule:
Mondays, 6:30–9:30pm PST (recorded lectures may be viewed at a later time on Blackboard)

 Required Texts:

  • Essentials of Supply Chain Management (4th Edition), Michael Hugos
  • *Introduction to Materials Management (8th Edition), Steve Chapman (*student should already have this book from the PIX 351 course)
  • Manufacturing Planning and Control for Supply Chain Management, Second Edition, F. Robert Jacobs, William L. Berry, D. Clay Whybark, Thomas E. Vollmann. ISBN 9781260108385.

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PIX 359 | Supply Chain Strategies

3 Units
Course Pre-requisitePIX 351 Supply Chain Fundamentals
This course covers the higher-level thinking of strategic planning which includes how to develop a strategy after understanding the company’s business environment. Once the strategy is determined then it must be implemented so leadership roles and responsibilities to make the change are reviewed.

 Required Texts:

  • Sales & Operations Planning, The How-To Handbook, Third Edition Thomas F. Wallace, Robert A. Stahl. ISBN number 978-099-788-7723.
  • Manufacturing Planning and Control for Supply Chain Management, Second Edition, F. Robert Jacobs, William L. Berry, D. Clay Whybark, Thomas E. Vollmann. ISBN 9781260108385.

 Lecture Live Stream Broadcast Schedule:
Mondays, 6:30–9:30pm PST (recorded lectures may be viewed at a later time on Blackboard)

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