Purchasing Management


Introduction to the principles of purchasing, materials, and supply management. Emphasis on the importance of these principles in developing quality products and services and in creating profitable relations with suppliers, employees, and customers. Areas of study include quality, price, supplier selection, outsourcing, purchasing services, information flows, legal aspects, purchasing procedures and strategies, and international purchasing. 3 Credits (3 Lecture) Prerequisite(s): MGT115. As needed.