Supply Chain Sustainability

ENVIRON X 405

This course looks at how we integrate environmentally, socially, and financially viable practices into an organization’s complete product as well as manage the supply base for innovation.

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Fall
Spring
In-Person
Starting at $715.00
As few as 11 weeks
4.0

What you can learn.

  • Understand the role of sustainable supply chains in business, ranging from product design to transportation
  • Learn how to identify and solve supply chain issues using business theory
  • Evaluate the integration of sustainable practices into a product or service lifecycle
  • Allocate resources and responsibilities efficiently to maximize an organization’s integrity

About this course:

This course is designed to provide an introduction to the subject of sustainable supply chains in business. The course provides a basic understanding of the nature of complex supply chains, the role that sustainability plays in business, and the most commonly encountered challenges in a business career. This course looks at how we integrate environmentally, socially, and financially viable practices into an organization’s complete product and/or services lifecycle, from product design and development to material selection (including raw material extraction or agricultural production), manufacturing, packaging, transportation, and end of life. It is about managing the supply base to drive innovation towards a more sustainable future. It provides practical advice on how to identify supply chain sustainability issues when they arise, how to get enough information to assess one’s responsibilities, how to analyze a complex set of choices, and how to marshal the resources of a large organization to act responsibly and ethically. While the course includes some business theory, it is designed to be approached by the seasoned manager, the novice businessperson, and students in school.

Spring 2022 Schedule

Date & Time
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Wednesday 6:00PM - 9:00PM PT
Future Offering (Opens January 31, 2022 12:00:00 AM)
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Instructor: Bonnie Nixon
385433
Fee:
$715.00
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Location: UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
Notes

Enrollment deadline: April 6. Internet access required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 13, 2022
Course Requirements
Schedule
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Lecture
Wed Mar 30, 2022
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 112
Lecture
Wed Apr 6, 2022
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 112
Lecture
Wed Apr 13, 2022
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 112
Lecture
Wed Apr 20, 2022
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 112
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Wed Apr 27, 2022
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 112
Lecture
Wed May 4, 2022
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 112
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Wed May 11, 2022
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 112
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Wed May 18, 2022
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 112
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Wed May 25, 2022
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 112
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Wed Jun 1, 2022
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 112
Lecture
Wed Jun 8, 2022
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 112

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