2020 - 2021 Dallas College Catalog

2020 - 2021 Catalog
Program: Logistics, Supply Chain Management, and Manufacturing Technology

LOGISTICS, SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT, AND MANUFACTURING TECHNOLOGY -- ADVANCED-LEVEL LOGISTICS PROFESSIONAL

(Level 1 Certificate)

North Lake campus only

  • Students pursuing this certificate are waived from the Texas Success Initiative (TSI) standards, but must meet course prerequisites.
  • Complete at least 25% of the credit hours required for graduation through instruction by Dallas College.

Degree Plan Code: C1.LSCM.LOGIST.ADV

This certificate will develop advance skills in logistics with a focus in specific logistics applications. The skills learned through this certificate will advance students beyond entry-level employment into management opportunities. Topics include Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) applications, transportation management, International logistics, and business communication.

Course Course Title Credit Hours
LMGT 1393 Special Topics in Logistics and Materials Management 3
LMGT 1301 Radio Frequency Identification (RFID)-History and Industrial Applications OR 3
LMGT 1370 Sustainable Logistics (3)
LMGT 2334 Principles of Traffic Management 3
LMGT 1341 Freight Loss and Damage Claims 3
Semester Total 12
Course Course Title Credit Hours
LMGT 2330 International Logistics Management 3
POFT 2312 Business Correspondence and Communication 3
BMGT 2384 Cooperative Education-Operations Management and Supervision 3
Semester Total 9
Minimum Hours Required 21

NOTE: Students enrolling in this program who plan to transfer to a four-year institution should consult an advisor or counselor regarding transfer requirements and the transferability of these courses to the four-year institution of their choice.

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LOGISTICS, SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT, AND MANUFACTURING TECHNOLOGY -- INVENTORY CONTROL TECHNICIAN

(Level 1 Certificate)

Cedar Valley campus only

  • Students pursuing this certificate are waived from the Texas Success Initiative (TSI) standards, but must meet course prerequisites.
  • Complete at least 25% of the credit hours required for graduation through instruction by Dallas College.

Degree Plan Code: C1.LSCM.MT.INV.CLT

The Logistics, Supply Chain Management, and Manufacturing Technology Program is an industry certification program designed to develop the skills and knowledge necessary to enter into the growing fields of logistics, advanced manufacturing, transportation, and warehousing. Students will demonstrate skills in overall logistics processes and procedures used in operations, warehousing, production, inventory control, distribution, transportation, and more from material point of origin (POO) to point of sale (POS) to the hands of the consumer. Upon successful certificate completion, students will be prepared to earn the nationally recognized Manufacturing Skills Standards Council (MSSC) logistics certification: Certified Logistics Technician (CLT).

Course Course Title Credit Hours
LMGT 2334 Principles of Traffic Management 3
LMGT 1449 Materials Requirement Planning 4
LMGT 2330 International Logistics Management 3
INMT 1311 Computer Integrated Manufacturing 3
BMGT 2384 Cooperative Education-Operations Management and Supervision 3
Semester Total 16
Minimum Hours Required 16

NOTE: Students enrolling in this program who plan to transfer to a four-year institution should consult an advisor or counselor regarding transfer requirements and the transferability of these courses to the four-year institution of their choice.

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LOGISTICS AND MANUFACTURING TECHNOLOGY AAS

(Associate in Applied Sciences Degree)

Cedar Valley and North Lake campuses only

  • Students pursuing this award program are required to meet Texas Success Initiative (TSI) standards and course prerequisites.
  • Complete at least 25% of the credit hours required for graduation through instruction by Dallas College.

Degree Plan Code: AAS.LSCM.LOG.MANUF

The Logistics and Manufacturing Technology AAS degree is designed to prepare students for entry-level positions in the growing fields of logistics, supply chain, advanced manufacturing, and warehousing. This degree will provide graduates with the skills required of the industry, enable graduates to seek immediate employment, meet labor market demands, and permit greater economic competitiveness.

Depending on the chosen specialization, students will learn about production and inventory management, warehouse management, transportation management, physical distribution, supply chain management, demand management, forecasting, procurement, sustainable logistics and international logistics. Students may also be prepared to earn the nationally recognized Manufacturing Skills Standards Council (MSSC) logistics and production certification credentials:

  • Certified Production Technician (CPT),
  • Certified Logistics Technician (CLT), and
  • Certified Logistic Associate (CLA)

Course Course Title Credit Hours
ENGL 1301 Composition I 3
LMGT 1319 Introduction to Business Logistics 3
LMGT 1321 Introduction to Materials Handling 3
LMGT 1325 Warehouse and Distribution Center Management 3
MATH 1314 College Algebra OR 3
MATH 1342 Elementary Statistical Methods OR (3)
MATH 1324 Mathematics for Business and Social Sciences (3)
Semester Total 15
Course Course Title Credit Hours
SPCH 1311 Introduction to Speech Communication OR 3
SPCH 1315 Public Speaking (3)
LMGT 2330 International Logistics Management 3
LMGT 2334 Principles of Traffic Management 3
LMGT 1393 Special Topics in Logistics and Materials Management OR 3
LMGT 1340 Contemporary Logistics Issues (3)
IBUS 1300 Global Logistics Management 3
Semester Total 15
Course Course Title Credit Hours
+Elective Humanities/Fine Arts 3
ECON 2301 Principles of Macroeconomics OR 3
ECON 2302 Principles of Microeconomics (3)
Specialization Choose 3 courses from Specialization 1 or 2 9
Semester Total 15
Course Course Title Credit Hours
Specialization Choose 4 courses from Specialization 1 or 2 12
BMGT 2384 Cooperative Education-Operations Management and Supervision 3
Semester Total 15
Minimum Hours Required 60

A student must complete courses in ONE specialization (Supply Chain Management or Manufacturing and Quality Management) to be awarded the A.A.S. in Logistics and Manufacturing Technology.

SPECIALIZATION 1: SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT

Course Course Title Credit Hours
ACCT 2301 Principles of Financial Accounting 3
BMGT 1327 Principles of Management OR 3
BMGT 1301 Supervision (3)
BUSI 1301 Business Principles 3
LMGT 1323 Domestic and International Transportation Management 3
LMGT 1341 Freight Loss and Damage Claims 3
LMGT 1345 Economics of Transportation and Distribution 3
LMGT 1370 Sustainable Logistics 3
POFT 2312 Business Correspondence and Communication 3

SPECIALIZATION 2: MANUFACTURING AND QUALITY MANAGEMENT

Course Course Title Credit Hours
IBUS 1341 Global Supply Chain Management 3
INMT 1311 Computer Integrated Manufacturing 3
LMGT 1345 Economics of Transportation and Distribution 3
LMGT 1349 Materials Requirement Planning 3
MCHN 1319 Manufacturing Materials and Processes 3
MFGT 1302 Introduction to Automated Manufacturing 3
QCTC 1301 Total Quality Management 3

+Humanities/Fine Arts Elective - must be selected from the A.A.S. Core Options for Humanities/Fine Arts.

NOTE: Students enrolling in this program who plan to transfer to a four-year institution should consult an advisor or counselor regarding transfer requirements and the transferability of these courses to the four-year institution of their choice.

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LOGISTICS, SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT, AND MANUFACTURING TECHNOLOGY -- LOGISTICS AND MATERIAL MANAGEMENT CERTIFICATE

(Level 1 Certificate)

North Lake campus only

(Block Scheduling available on North Lake Campus)

  • Students pursuing this certificate are waived from the Texas Success Initiative (TSI) standards, but must meet course prerequisites.
  • Complete at least 25% of the credit hours required for graduation through instruction by Dallas College.

Degree Plan Code: C1.LSCM.LOG.MTRL

The Logistics and Material Management Certificate is designed to prepare students for entry-level employment in logistics technology and provide students with the skills required of the industry. Program specialties include the economics of transportation and distribution, freight loss and damage claims, sustainability in logistics, and traffic management.

Course Course Title Credit Hours
LMGT 1341 Freight Loss and Damage Claims 3
LMGT 1370 Sustainable Logistics 3
LMGT 1345 Economics of Transportation and Distribution 3
Semester Total 9
Course Course Title Credit Hours
LMGT 1393 Special Topics in Logistics and Materials Management 3
LMGT 2330 International Logistics Management 3
LMGT 2334 Principles of Traffic Management 3
Semester Total 9
Minimum Hours Required 18

NOTE: Students enrolling in this program who plan to transfer to a four-year institution should consult an advisor or counselor regarding transfer requirements and the transferability of these courses to the four-year institution of their choice.

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LOGISTICS, SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT, AND MANUFACTURING TECHNOLOGY -- LOGISTICS DISTRIBUTION TECHNICIAN

(Level 1 Certificate)

Cedar Valley campus only

(Block Scheduling available on Cedar Valley Campus)

  • Students pursuing this certificate are waived from the Texas Success Initiative (TSI) standards, but must meet course prerequisites.
  • Complete at least 25% of the credit hours required for graduation through instruction by Dallas College.

Degree Plan Code: C1.LSCM.MT.LOG.CLA

The Logistics, Supply Chain Management, and Manufacturing Technology Program is an industry certification program designed to develop the skills and knowledge necessary to enter into the growing fields of logistics, advanced manufacturing, transportation, and warehousing. Students will demonstrate skills in overall logistics processes and procedures used in operations, warehousing, production, inventory control, distribution, transportation, and more from material point of origin (POO) to point of sale (POS) to the hands of the consumer. Upon successful certificate completion, students will be prepared to earn the nationally recognized Manufacturing Skills Standards Council (MSSC) logistic certification: Certified Logistic Associate (CLA).

Course Course Title Credit Hours
IBUS 1300 Global Logistics Management 3
LMGT 1319 Introduction to Business Logistics 3
LMGT 1321 Introduction to Materials Handling 3
LMGT 1340 Contemporary Logistics Issues 3
LMGT 1425 Warehouse and Distribution Center Management 4
Semester Total 16
Minimum Hours Required 16

NOTE: Students enrolling in this program who plan to transfer to a four-year institution should consult an advisor or counselor regarding transfer requirements and the transferability of these courses to the four-year institution of their choice.

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LOGISTICS, SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT, AND MANUFACTURING TECHNOLOGY -- PRODUCTION PROCESS TECHNICIAN

(Level 1 Certificate)

Cedar Valley campus only

(Block Scheduling available on Cedar Valley Campus)

  • Students pursuing this certificate are waived from the Texas Success Initiative (TSI) standards, but must meet course prerequisites.
  • Complete at least 25% of the credit hours required for graduation through instruction by Dallas College.

Degree Plan Code: C1.LSCM.MT.PRO.CPT

The Logistics, Supply Chain Management, and Manufacturing Technology Program is an industry certification program designed to develop the skills and knowledge necessary to enter into the growing fields of logistics, advanced manufacturing, transportation, and warehousing. Students will demonstrate skills in overall logistics processes and procedures used in operations, warehousing, production, inventory control, distribution, transportation, and more from material point of origin (POO) to point of sale (POS) to the hands of the consumer. Upon successful certificate completion, students will be prepared to earn the nationally recognized Manufacturing Skills Standards Council (MSSC) production certification credential: Certified Production Technician (CPT).

Course Course Title Credit Hours
MCHN 1319 Manufacturing Materials and Processes 3
MCHN 1326 Introduction to Computer-Aided Manufacturing (CAM) 3
MFGT 1406 Mechanical Principles Automated Manufacturing 4
QCTC 1301 Total Quality Management 3
BMGT 2384 Cooperative Education-Operations Management and Supervision 3
Semester Total 16
Minimum Hours Required 16

NOTE: Students enrolling in this program who plan to transfer to a four-year institution should consult an advisor or counselor regarding transfer requirements and the transferability of these courses to the four-year institution of their choice.

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