Course description

The automotive supply chain course focuses on the movement of goods, information, and finances through the entire automotive supply chain, from suppliers to finished vehicle logistics, and includes the movement of raw materials, semi-finished goods and packaging materials.The course is composed of lectures and labs. In the lectures, the students will be introduced to automotive supply chain design, trends, decision making, and risk management. The lab portion will focus on automotive specific case studies and the practical knowledge required by automotive professionals.

Course details

Hours: 42
Credits: 3
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: AUTO8010 AUTO8020

Credit transfer

Have you taken this course or an equivalent course? Contact the Credit Transfer Office.

Registration dates

Not all courses are offered each term.

Fall 2023 registration opens July 24, 2023. Winter 2024 registration opens November 27, 2023.

Delivery options

In person: classes held in person on a campus/site in a classroom/lab/shop/studio for the course duration

Online - Asynchronous: ​100% online delivery, no scheduled day or time course requirements with the instructor, assigned due dates

Online - Synchronous: 100% online delivery, scheduled day and time course requirements with the instructor, assigned due dates

Hybrid: any combination of in person, timetabled, on campus, online, and hyflex delivery