Business management 210

Module code OBS 210
Qualification Undergraduate
Faculty Faculty of Economic and Management Sciences
Module content

Logistics management
The role of logistics in an enterprise; definition and scope of customer service; electronic and other logistics information systems; inventory management; materials management with special reference to Japanese systems; management of the supply chain. Methods of transport and transport costs; types and costs of warehousing; electronic aids in materials handling; cost and price determination of purchases; organising for logistics management; methods for improving logistics performance.

Module credits 16.00
Service modules Faculty of Engineering, Built Environment and Information Technology
Faculty of Education
Faculty of Natural and Agricultural Sciences
Prerequisites OBS 114 or 124 with admission to the examination in the other
Language of tuition Separate classes for Afrikaans and English
Department Business Management
Period of presentation Semester 1

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