Not too easy. Not too difficult.
This course provides an understanding of how supply chains function in the global environment and how the international element adds more consideration when conducting business. Concepts in business/cultural customs, legal considerations, purchasing strategies, financial aspects, and international distribution were discussed and focused on throughout the term.
The discussions were very interesting and always added real life scenarios and known companies to further explain concepts and learnings. The course assignments and papers were easy to follow and solidified course concepts and strategies.
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Advice for students:
The course was fairly writing intensive so definitely manage your time when researching companies to focus on during weekly discussions and as examples in papers. Also, utilize the readings and the examples given, the book had great scenarios in each chapter that helped further explain the topics in question.