Supply Chain Fundamentals

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This Supply Chain Fundamentals course is part of the MITx MicroMasters Credential in Supply Chain Management, offered by #1 ranked SCM Master's program at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

The CTL.SC1x Supply Chain Fundamentals course provides the foundational skills for supply chain management and logistics. You will learn how to develop and apply analytic tools, approaches, and techniques used in the design and operation of logistics systems and integrated supply chains. The material is taught from a managerial perspective, with an emphasis on where and how specific tools can be used to improve the overall performance and reduce the total cost of a supply chain. We place a strong emphasis on the development and use of fundamental mathematical models to illustrate the underlying concepts involved in both intra- and inter-company logistics operations.

The main topic areas we will focus on this course are:

  • Demand ...

This Supply Chain Fundamentals course is part of the MITx MicroMasters Credential in Supply Chain Management, offered by #1 ranked SCM Master's program at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

The CTL.SC1x Supply Chain Fundamentals course provides the foundational skills for supply chain management and logistics. You will learn how to develop and apply analytic tools, approaches, and techniques used in the design and operation of logistics systems and integrated supply chains. The material is taught from a managerial perspective, with an emphasis on where and how specific tools can be used to improve the overall performance and reduce the total cost of a supply chain. We place a strong emphasis on the development and use of fundamental mathematical models to illustrate the underlying concepts involved in both intra- and inter-company logistics operations.

The main topic areas we will focus on this course are:

  • Demand Forecasting, Planning, and Management
  • Inventory Planning, Management, and Control
  • Transportation Planning, Management, and Execution

While our main objective is to develop and use models to help us analyze these situations, we will make heavy use of examples from industry to provide illustrations of the concepts in practice. This is neither a purely theoretical nor a case study course, but rather an applied analytical course that addresses real problems found in practice.

MITx MicroMasters Credential in Supply Chain Management

The MITx MicroMasters Credential in Supply Chain Management is specifically designed and administered by MIT’s Center for Transportation & Logistics (CTL) to teach the critical skills needed to be successful in this exciting and growing field. In addition to being a standalone certificate demonstrating expertise in the field, students who complete all of the required courses and the final proctored exam will be qualified to apply to gain credit at MIT for the blended graduate master's degree program. In order to qualify for the MITx MicroMasters Credential in Supply Chain Management you need to earn a Verified Certificate in all of the required courses. When you register for a Verified Certificate you will also be granted access to additional practice problems, supplemental readings, and opportunities for increased interaction with the faculty and teaching staff.

To learn more about the MITx MicroMasters Credential in Supply Chain Management, please visit http://scm.mit.edu/micromasters

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8/10 starsCompleted
4 years, 3 months ago
This course is focused on quantitative methods for logistics and supply chain management. The course is quite challenging and definitely lives up to the MIT & CTL name. I ended up spending 8-10 hours each week completing everything. I thought Prof. Caplice was passionate and enthusiastic as a course lecturer. I recommend some experience with statistics and spreadsheet software before the course starts, but it is not necessary. I definitely recommend this course for those who want to learn and be challenged!
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3 months, 2 weeks ago
This is the next in line in the Micromaster. Another tough course but if you want to learn new stuff, it is not going to be easy. Harder than SCM Analytics but I actually did even better on this one because I really committed myself. So, commitment, determination and time is what you need to succeed.
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10/10 starsCompleted
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1 year, 9 months ago
Wow, what a course! Definitely not what I was expecting. Not sure what I was expecting, but it wasn't that much math and statistics. I'm an outlier on their stats (bit of snow on top :-) ) for sure, and I had to dust off a lot of the old algebra cobwebs. You will encounter some calculus in the class, however, it's mainly shown in the lecture to explain how some formulae are derived. There was not any calculus work required in graded assignments or tests. You CAN pass this course without knowing calculus. You probably will NOT pass this class if you don't understand algebra. I spent a lot of time for the first half of the course on Khan Academy reviewing Algebra and Statistics concepts that I hadn't used in years. In fact, I'd say without Khan Academy, I would not have passed this class. Khan Academy is a lifesaver. This review of math and stats made it more challenging for me than say someone more adept at these skills. Y... Wow, what a course! Definitely not what I was expecting. Not sure what I was expecting, but it wasn't that much math and statistics. I'm an outlier on their stats (bit of snow on top :-) ) for sure, and I had to dust off a lot of the old algebra cobwebs. You will encounter some calculus in the class, however, it's mainly shown in the lecture to explain how some formulae are derived. There was not any calculus work required in graded assignments or tests. You CAN pass this course without knowing calculus. You probably will NOT pass this class if you don't understand algebra. I spent a lot of time for the first half of the course on Khan Academy reviewing Algebra and Statistics concepts that I hadn't used in years. In fact, I'd say without Khan Academy, I would not have passed this class. Khan Academy is a lifesaver. This review of math and stats made it more challenging for me than say someone more adept at these skills. You should expect to be challenged in this course. Don't take it if you're not ready, willing, and able to dedicate a sizable chunk of your time. It WILL require sacrifice and you WILL be stretched (talking to the masses here, not Mr. and Mrs. Genius). To me, it was a tough-ass course, and I'm glad I stuck through the 13 weeks to get it done. I barely passed, but I did. This is a spreadsheet heavy course. I have a ton of experience with spreadsheets, so this part was easy for me. If you don't have some solid experience in spreadsheets, expect this to slow you down. Good thing is, if you don't know spreadsheets going in, you will going out!! I went ahead and got the very basic subscription to MS Office. I tried Libre office, but it was creepingly slow. The production value of the course it top-notch. The ratio of value/price is excellent. This is world-class instruction on the latest in the fundamentals of the supply chain. You can't beat the value. The amount of work that goes into putting one of these courses is not small, and I am appreciative of the opportunity to learn this material, on my schedule. I came across a lot of whiners on the in-course discussion forums, nit-picking about every little thing. Please don't be that person. You're getting world-class instruction, basically for free. Nobody is forcing you to be there. Good Luck!!
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7/10 starsCompleted
2 years, 3 months ago
This was my second audited course in this series. Unlike the first course analytics, this course suffered from a lack of recitations (virtually none and what was available simply worked out a solution to a practice problem), and some inconsistent grading and language issues. Like the first course Analytics, this is a difficult and time consuming course. Unlike the first course, I found the presentation of the material often confusing, which would have been OK given sufficient study materials. But this was where I felt one of the main difference between the two courses can be found. In Analytics that material was difficult but the example problems were representative and there was a lot of support material. I felt in this course that the material available to a non-verified student was lacking to say the least. I suspect that the material available to verified learners may be more extensive and conclusive, though I don’t know that f... This was my second audited course in this series. Unlike the first course analytics, this course suffered from a lack of recitations (virtually none and what was available simply worked out a solution to a practice problem), and some inconsistent grading and language issues. Like the first course Analytics, this is a difficult and time consuming course. Unlike the first course, I found the presentation of the material often confusing, which would have been OK given sufficient study materials. But this was where I felt one of the main difference between the two courses can be found. In Analytics that material was difficult but the example problems were representative and there was a lot of support material. I felt in this course that the material available to a non-verified student was lacking to say the least. I suspect that the material available to verified learners may be more extensive and conclusive, though I don’t know that for fact. Over the 11 weeks of the course there were several different changes to how material was graded. Initially homework was graded as in the previous course with two strikes and you are out, but with feedback after each problem step. Then grading went to working out all the sections of a problem and there could be many, and submitting them all at once to find out if any were correct or not, and in this case, you were initially given three chances. To finally, an all or nothing approach and back to two chances. The material is often tedious and I found it difficult to not get feedback whether I was on the right path or not, and I don’t believe that two chances is enough. I also saw a huge change in the way guidance was given to individual problems, and at times I found this guidance more confusing than clarifying. I can only conclude that the provider is trying to still work out some internal issues. I suspect that these courses are highly susceptible to cheating by groups and the providers are working to combat that, but unfortunately, I feel this places students who are not cheating at a disadvantage. You may have gathered by now if you have read this far that I am conflicted about this series. I think that the material is presented well, and is worthwhile, but there were just so many things about this course that I felt could have been done better.
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10/10 starsCompleted
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2 years, 2 months ago
The course is great and insightful for the right audience - the course work train people to become a consultant or a solution engineer - not an operation manager. You will learn the skill to analysis the problem, build a model that help other making decisions. This is the skill set having increasing demand in the market. But prepare you will need good analytic skill to master the content. Also share some statics for future students, The Jan 2017 intake ends up with 31524 total registrants with 27,621 still resisted at the end of the course. Pass rate is 5.4% (1,690), while 1,460 are verified students. At week 2 there are only 1,400 verify students, while the final number of verified never shared, I estimate it is around 10% of the total. The verified (paid) approach prove to be a great motivation for students to finish the course as it have >50% pass rate! Amazing for MOOC, however it also means that just audit the course without... The course is great and insightful for the right audience - the course work train people to become a consultant or a solution engineer - not an operation manager. You will learn the skill to analysis the problem, build a model that help other making decisions. This is the skill set having increasing demand in the market. But prepare you will need good analytic skill to master the content. Also share some statics for future students, The Jan 2017 intake ends up with 31524 total registrants with 27,621 still resisted at the end of the course. Pass rate is 5.4% (1,690), while 1,460 are verified students. At week 2 there are only 1,400 verify students, while the final number of verified never shared, I estimate it is around 10% of the total. The verified (paid) approach prove to be a great motivation for students to finish the course as it have >50% pass rate! Amazing for MOOC, however it also means that just audit the course without commitment is fairly hopeless with a pass rate around 1%! In my opinion, the MicroMaster as an experiment is very successful, the real opportunity (30 intake / year) to admitted into MIT prove to be a huge incentive. For those think the course is difficult, you need to understand it serve as mass screening for the potential MIT SCM Master students and count 42 credits. Passing these online course itself is already an achievement in itself.
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2 years, 3 months ago
I chose MITx SCM courses over other alternatives for the potential future value of the credential and to refresh my skills. SC1x was my first course on Micromasters series. I have had quantitative SCM courses in graduate college and worked professionally on SCM for 15 years. Thanks to my previous exposure, the course was challenging but I was able to complete the course with good grades (%94). This is a highly quantitative course. I do not recommend taking SC1x before SC0x, unless you're proficient in basic statistics and calculus concepts. I recommend checking the Key Concepts document on the course page to see if you're familiar with the mathematical concepts applied during the course. The course content was not free from errors. A revision over the last run of the course (grouping like items-breakpoints) was poorly implemented and resulted in course material inconsistencies. Some graded assignment and practice questions had ... I chose MITx SCM courses over other alternatives for the potential future value of the credential and to refresh my skills. SC1x was my first course on Micromasters series. I have had quantitative SCM courses in graduate college and worked professionally on SCM for 15 years. Thanks to my previous exposure, the course was challenging but I was able to complete the course with good grades (%94). This is a highly quantitative course. I do not recommend taking SC1x before SC0x, unless you're proficient in basic statistics and calculus concepts. I recommend checking the Key Concepts document on the course page to see if you're familiar with the mathematical concepts applied during the course. The course content was not free from errors. A revision over the last run of the course (grouping like items-breakpoints) was poorly implemented and resulted in course material inconsistencies. Some graded assignment and practice questions had misleading and confusing grammar. I believe these glitches will be corrected in the next course run. Other than these minor problems, the course was great. I'm glad I enrolled. Looking forward to complete the series.
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4/10 starsCompleted
2 years, 3 months ago
The underlying principals of this course are fantastic however i found myself overwhelmed with the in depth mathematical equations thrust at me to solve simple and practical problems, at times the presenter states "so obviously..." and then jumps 5 steps. The modules on Warehousing, Transport and particularly inventory policies were great and i would be much more satisfied with a simple 5 week course on those rather than 10+ weeks of maths. The graded assessments, mid terms and final exams are very unforgiving, i often found that if I answered the first question incorrectly (to 3 decimal places) then i would be unable to answer any of the remaining questions because they are based on the accuracy of your first answer. I did get a lot out of it and it certainly challenged some areas of Supply Chain for me and also opened up new ways of looking at everyday activities. However i feel like i just pad $150 to get spoken down to by ... The underlying principals of this course are fantastic however i found myself overwhelmed with the in depth mathematical equations thrust at me to solve simple and practical problems, at times the presenter states "so obviously..." and then jumps 5 steps. The modules on Warehousing, Transport and particularly inventory policies were great and i would be much more satisfied with a simple 5 week course on those rather than 10+ weeks of maths. The graded assessments, mid terms and final exams are very unforgiving, i often found that if I answered the first question incorrectly (to 3 decimal places) then i would be unable to answer any of the remaining questions because they are based on the accuracy of your first answer. I did get a lot out of it and it certainly challenged some areas of Supply Chain for me and also opened up new ways of looking at everyday activities. However i feel like i just pad $150 to get spoken down to by some smug MIT nerds...
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8/10 starsDropped
2 years, 3 months ago
I was fresher in Supply Chain analaytics. I had hoped to brush my skills. But seeing the course material and practice problems there is quite some gap between them. The problems are not specified properly. I am also undergoing another course of SCM-Fundamental decision making. Even there the questions are somewhat unclear but no compared to this course. Maybe 2-3 questions at maximum. But this course turned to be thoroughly disappointing. Only maybe experienced people can do it.
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6/10 starsCompleted
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2 years, 3 months ago
I just want to echo J Student's review which is very accurate. I also audited Analytics and had an overall positive experience. I paid for Fundamentals and was very disappointed in the lack of support and recitations as compared to the Analytics course, and I found the gap between the material in the weekly assignments and practice problems to the exam material frustrating. This is the kind of course where certain models are mentioned in passing yet never demonstrated or practiced in problems for the homework. Then they reappear in critical ways to successfully answering whole portions of the exams. I never encountered this in the Analytics course. Like most people, I learn by doing or demonstration, so this aspect of the course thoroughly disappointed me. I have a BS in Econ and graduated with honors, so I'm mathematically inclined. Yet this course really was inconsistent and lacking, and I wish I could get my money back.
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2 years, 3 months ago
CTL.SC1x is a rigorous, fast-paced, difficult course. It is also very rewarding. My undergraduate degree is in economics, and this course went way more in-depth than both of my operations management classes at university. This particular course starts out with the basics of time-series forecasting, builds into inventory management models, and finishes with the fundamentals of freight transport. Dr. Caplice does an excellent job teaching this difficult material. My current role is as an operations research analyst, and I have been able to apply the algorithms taught in this course almost immediately after gaining a thorough understanding. SC1x provided the skills and conceptual framework for the identification of many of SKUs (>200 out of 13000) at work that are nowhere near optimized, and my hope is that we can get to work extracting the latent value therein. A background in programming and statistics will help immensely in this ... CTL.SC1x is a rigorous, fast-paced, difficult course. It is also very rewarding. My undergraduate degree is in economics, and this course went way more in-depth than both of my operations management classes at university. This particular course starts out with the basics of time-series forecasting, builds into inventory management models, and finishes with the fundamentals of freight transport. Dr. Caplice does an excellent job teaching this difficult material. My current role is as an operations research analyst, and I have been able to apply the algorithms taught in this course almost immediately after gaining a thorough understanding. SC1x provided the skills and conceptual framework for the identification of many of SKUs (>200 out of 13000) at work that are nowhere near optimized, and my hope is that we can get to work extracting the latent value therein. A background in programming and statistics will help immensely in this course, as will a solid understanding of calculus. I was able to complete almost all assignments and exams in either R or Python -- using Excel only when necessary (just like real life!). The trail of code in the wake of this course is very, very useful now. Online classes don't get much better than this, but don't take it if you aren't (1) ready from a quantitative standpoint, or (2) cannot dedicate the time. I spent about 15-25 hours a week on the course, but I'm one of those "slow-but-deep" learners. I can't imagine how difficult it would've been if I didn't already have a solid grasp on the numeric mechanics. All-in-all, wonderful course. This expertise is sorely missing in the professional world, and I'd venture to guess the lack of expertise out there costs society billions in dead weight loss.
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10/10 starsTaking Now
2 years, 4 months ago
For those who consider taking this course or the Micro-master, The Supply Chain Fundamentals is teaching Supply Chain from a very quantitative prospective, much more than just telling you in business school, aka supply chain is about trade-off decisions. In this course you will learn how to actually calculate these trade off! While you do not need to work out the prove yourself, you still need the skill to build complex calculation in a spreadsheet. I worked in service provider for 20 years and find the approach of this course will be very useful in supply chain optimization or solution design area - as it is design base on our customer's need to optimization their supply chain and area we see more and more company seeking external consultancy help.
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10/10 starsTaking Now
2 years, 5 months ago
It's a life changing experience in Logistics. I just forgot about what I thought I knew and just learned in a very higher and didatic way in this and other course I have taken from MIT.
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2 years, 6 months ago
This is a great opportunity to receive a credential from MIT. Supply Chain Management is a great area.
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10/10 starsTaking Now
2 years, 6 months ago
Can't believe this is happening. I've always wanted to be a part of this great fountain of knowledge.
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10/10 starsCompleted
3 years, 2 months ago
The Course was very well structured. it is interactive especially with other students and teaching staff. The setup requires you to get out off your comfort zone if you are a bit shy like me. As it is the only way you will interact and get the maximum the course has to offer.
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8/10 starsTaking Now
3 years, 2 months ago
I clearly did not loose my time by joining this course, and found SC1X experience the perfect overview I expected on the world of Supply Chain (completely unknown to me) together with providing interesting operationnal examples Not to forget the quality of the exchanges on the Forum, which is a really most valuable tool for this course. SC1X is not a just-for-fun self paced course, and requires a good level of assiduity and some mathematical background, or it is unlikely you will make it through, and that would really be a pity.
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10/10 starsCompleted
3 years, 3 months ago
Excellent course. Very clear and the content is great. Very useful to get the basics to understand supply chain.
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10/10 starsCompleted
3 years, 3 months ago
This course is really awesome! As s whole the course has a perfect structure&logic, all lectures are clear and detailed. May be exercises sometimes are challenging, but anyway, there are good. I strongly recommend this course to anyone who connected with this topic. P.S. Thanks to the course team for there great job.
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10/10 starsTaking Now
3 years, 4 months ago
It's simply amazing.. I have 9 years enrolled in the industry in Honduras, and i'm being updated in very good outstanding way. Thanks for the opportunity and i will make all as possible to obtain the micromaster credential. Indeed my dream is go to MIT to finish up this challenge
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4/10 starsTaking Now
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3 years, 5 months ago
So far my experience has been unsatisfactory. The videos are ok, and maybe a little outdated. The content is average so far and consists of just statistics applied to supply chain problems. It is a management course as opposed to an engineering/science course so that is understandable I guess. Assignments are management style... so math problems followed by opinionated multiple choices. The potential of a MicroMasters degree (and the subsequent promise of an actual degree at MIT) are big 'if's and really just carrots on a stick IMO. You have to slog it out for 1.5 years and pay USD1500 before you get a chance to apply to the actual degree and then you have to spend around 40k for the one semester that you spend at MIT. It is a fact that in the real world no one cares about online degrees. So you are really taking the course for the knowledge. But course policy is such that the graded assignment solutions are never released. So if you... So far my experience has been unsatisfactory. The videos are ok, and maybe a little outdated. The content is average so far and consists of just statistics applied to supply chain problems. It is a management course as opposed to an engineering/science course so that is understandable I guess. Assignments are management style... so math problems followed by opinionated multiple choices. The potential of a MicroMasters degree (and the subsequent promise of an actual degree at MIT) are big 'if's and really just carrots on a stick IMO. You have to slog it out for 1.5 years and pay USD1500 before you get a chance to apply to the actual degree and then you have to spend around 40k for the one semester that you spend at MIT. It is a fact that in the real world no one cares about online degrees. So you are really taking the course for the knowledge. But course policy is such that the graded assignment solutions are never released. So if you get anything wrong you never know the answer? plus you get the added bonus of losing sleep over where you messed up. Also you get some parts of the course only if you pay the course fees! YEP... the innovative folks at MIT have chanced upon the revolutionary (sarcasm) idea of DLC for online learning... way to go guys. I am making an A in the course currently, so I am tempted to stick around a little longer as this is just my 2nd week. Maybe they will reveal some secret MIT knowledge in the later weeks that will make my wasted time worthwhile. Quality-wise I would say that it is a better than the University of Phoenix. :) Edit: If you are really interested in working in this field, then get a statistics/management degree and apply for an internship to a supply chain.
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4/10 starsTaking Now
3 years, 5 months ago
Am so excited to start this course am prepared to learn and participate in all activities through the whole course. But am nervous
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9/10 starsCompleted
3 years, 5 months ago
Being a Student in Supply Chain, I would say this is the best ideal course for Young Supply Chain Professionals to start with. The coursework is quite extensive. Inventory part of the course is really useful and have enjoyed learning the quantitative analysis for decision making in Supply Chain. In whole, I would say-JUST DO IT!!
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4/10 starsTaking Now
3 years, 5 months ago
I thought nowadays internet plays a much bigger role on supply chain rather than transportation and logistics. Sea or air transportation industries have already handle the most tedious and massive work. Unless we are talking about logistics in a war. That's truly chanllenging !
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8/10 starsTaking Now
3 years, 5 months ago
Good morning Dr. Caplice, i would like to find some books that could help me to be better prepared to the course, i hope you can give us some links to download the content of each subject. Thanks
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8/10 starsTaking Now
3 years, 8 months ago
This course will start in Feb 2016. Before that I want to be well prepared. Any one can tell me which book will be used for this course and where I can get it ?
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10/10 starsCompleted
3 years, 7 months ago
Chris Caplice just might be the best instructor/professor on the internet. He might have a few equals, but is second to none in teaching. Not just knowledgeable but extremely engaging as well as deeply enthusiastic. Plus, true to MIT standards, Professor Caplice assumes that the students are intelligent adults; and thus never belabors relatively obvious points. This course covers a ton of material and manages to cover it both quickly and in depth. It is very demanding, worth every minute. Every supply chain professional would benefit from this course.
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10/10 starsCompleted
3 years, 7 months ago
The course content is best in class. I have limited words(Adjectives) to define the Instructor for he is super amazing. I learned a lot from the very first day to the last. The instructor's style matched entirely to the content and one can hardly have the challenge of not understanding, for he used a simple and effective approach. Be sure to learn how to make your business better and how you can be more performing with Forecasting.
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5/10 starsCompleted
3 years, 7 months ago
The earlier courses where very useful and this course i would think will surely help us discuss in detail about each topic
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10/10 starsCompleted
3 years, 8 months ago
It is an excellent course. Time Consuming for working professionals and demands your sincere commitment to complete this. You need be clear of the basic mathematical concepts recommended by the course or learn them thoroughly. I enjoyed the course and the Chris makes the online classes(videos) very engaging. I manage a logistics execution software development group and this opened a lot of avenues where I could experiment and implement ideas with the knowledge gained. Currently I'm pursuing the second course in this series (SC2x Supply Chain Design).
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10/10 starsCompleted
3 years, 9 months ago
This is a fantastic course; I took this after having working in a Supply Chain environment for about five years and it was a great refresher for what I had forgotten from school. I'm currently doing the CTL.SC2x course and thoroughly enjoying that as well; I'll almost definitely being doing the whole MicroMasters.
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