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Unformatted text preview: Click to enter Subtitle information More Subtitle info Procurement and Supplier Management Session 1 Introduction and Expectations 25 August, 2010 OM 337.3 Procurement--Fall 2011 Todays Activities Welcome Syllabus What is Procurement What is Supplier Management and why do I care? 22 OM 337.3 Procurement--Fall 2011 OM 337.3 Procurement--Fall 2011 Course Information Unique #: 04180 Meeting times: Tuesday/Thursday, 3:30 5:00 pm Classroom: CBA 4.330 Instructor: Michael Hasler, Ph.D. Office hours: Wednesdays 2:00 4:00 pm or by appt. TA: Matt McLaughlin, 2nd year MBA 33 OM 337.3 Procurement--Fall 2011 OM 337.3 Procurement--Fall 2011 Course Materials Textbook: Purchasing and Supply Chain Management Readings for almost every class Book: Getting to YES Read for Negotiation section Course packet Contains cases/readings Available at Study.net for download Saves 20-30% over print packets and allows for additions midterm 44 OM 337.3 Procurement--Fall 2011 OM 337.3 Procurement--Fall 2011 Class Resources Blackboard: http://courses.utexas.edu Slides Available night before Homework assignments and solutions Solutions posted by 5:00 pm on day it is due Forum Grades 55 OM 337.3 Procurement--Fall 2011 OM 337.3 Procurement--Fall 2011 Evaluation Midterm exam I 15% Midterm exam 2 15% Individual Paper 20% Final case project 20% Homework assignments 15% Class participation 15% 66 OM 337.3 Procurement--Fall 2011 OM 337.3 Procurement--Fall 2011 Grading system As a guideline: what your final letter grade should be as a function of your final score: 95-100: A 91-94.9: A- 87-90.9: B+ 84-86.9: B 80-83.9: B- 76-79.9: C+ Etc. WARNING: the actually grade may depend on the proportion of 77 OM 337.3 Procurement--Fall 2011 OM 337.3 Procurement--Fall 2011 Exams Midterm I and 2 are non-comprehensive No final exam, major team project instead Closed book, closed notes Instructor, not TA responsible for grading 1-week window to discuss grade Please show all your work, not just the final answer Mix of short answer, multiple choice, and longer essay-type answers Challenging questions: to make you think outside the box 88 OM 337.3 Procurement--Fall 2011 OM 337.3 Procurement--Fall 2011 Project Target Stores Major Scholarship Program Final $ amount not yet final, but could be >$1000 Team of 4 students Form your team NOW! We will discuss periodically throughout the semester Visits by Target executives Minimum of top project team will get $ in form of scholarship (best guess is $500 per person) If more $ available, then could be 2nd place awards Will have class input into selection, but final decision rests with me Project component of grade will be TEAM grade 99 OM 337.3 Procurement--Fall 2011 OM 337.3 Procurement--Fall 2011 Homework Assignments 12 assignments, some based on Case studies...
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