From the fundamentals of buying and relevant merchandising mathematics, this specialized course on resale buying focuses on its’ immediate connection to retail customers. The buying function is critical to the success of any retail firm and its’ profits. The materials cover topics in organization, planning, merchandising, profitability, vendor selection, negotiation, buying, technology and Corporate Social Responsibility.
Not all courses are offered each term.Winter 2023 registration opens November 28, 2022. Spring 2023 registration opens February 27, 2023.
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