Sourcing and Purchasing Module
About This Program
Gain insights into new methods of international supply competition and explore strategies to reduce cost and time while improving the quality of your purchases. Learn the keys to the purchasing process, import and export policies, and supply chain organizations, and the necessary tools and techniques of sourcing and procurement.
The course content has been developed by industry experts who have extensive experience in sourcing and purchasing from global markets. Benefit from their practical insights and real-world examples, which enable you to apply your learnings in your professional life.
This course aims to provide students with a comprehensive understanding of modern international markets and the latest methods of international supply competition. Through this course, students will learn strategies to reduce cost and time while improving the quality of purchases and gain knowledge of the purchasing process, import and export policies, and supply chain organizations. Additionally, students learn the necessary tools and techniques of sourcing and procurement to effectively manage the supply chain and ensure business success. The course also enhances students’ decision-making, communication, and negotiation skills and provides a global perspective to navigate the complexities of international trade. Students will obtain a certificate of completion to demonstrate their expertise in sourcing and purchasing and enhance their career prospects in the global marketplace.
- 30% Homework – Review each chapter covered.
- 30% Quizzes – These will test your comprehension of the course material.
- 40% Final Exams – One exam following the course.
4 weeks at 20 hours per week.
All courses are taught in English.
Apply your new knowledge and skills around the World.
World-class textbooks are available with no extra cost.
Module credits can be put towards a future Diploma program.
Purchasing and Supply Chain Management
Providing a solid managerial perspective, the text draws from the authors' firsthand experiences and relationships with executives and practitioners worldwide to present the most current and complete coverage of today's supply management process. The text includes critical developments from the field, such as cases from emerging healthcare and service industries, procure-to-pay redesign, supply risk, innovation, sustainability, collaboration, and much more. It also examines key changes in supply management and the impact of the global economy and ongoing business uncertainty on continuous cost and value management across the supply chain. Numerous real-world cases and captivating examples give you contextual insights and knowledge into the strategies, processes, and practices of supply management.
Robert M. Monczka: Professor Emeritus of Supply Chain Management at the Eli Broad Graduate School of Management, Michigan State University. He has served as Director of Strategic Sourcing and Supply Chain Strategy Research at CAPS Research, where he led initiatives focused on sourcing and supply strategy innovation, development and implementation. A frequent speaker at professional meetings, Dr. Monczka has published more than 200 books and articles. Roy Lewicki: Dean’s Distinguished Teaching Professor and Professor of Management and Human Resources at the Max. M. Fisher College of Business, The Ohio State University. He has authored or edited 24 books, as well as numerous research articles. He has served as the president of the International Association of Conflict Management.
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Sourcing and Purchasing Module
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By completing this course, you will earn recognized Canadian educational credentials in this subject. Canadian post-secondary institutions are considered some of the best and most affordable academic institutions in the world.
All Sundance College students have access to priority technical support with regards to their online learning.
Credits Transfer to all Sundance Colleges within Canada
All module credits are transferable. They may be used to complete all applicable Sundance College Diploma Programs.
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Everything depends on your experience, location, industry, and the job market itself. According to data from PayScale, the average salary for supply chain management professionals in Canada is approximately CAD 68,000 per year. Entry level positions in supply chain management start at an average of CAD 44,000 per year, while more senior positions such as supply chain director can earn an average of CAD 128,000 per year or more.
Yes, the job market for supply chain management careers is currently strong and expected to continue growing in the coming years.
In Canada, the Conference Board of Canada predicts that the demand for supply chain and logistics professionals will continue to grow due to factors such as globalization and e-commerce.
Furthermore, supply chain management is a diverse field with opportunities in various industries such as manufacturing, retail, healthcare, and technology, among others. As such, professionals with skills and experience in supply chain management are likely to find job opportunities in a range of different settings.
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