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LOG 102 Transportation & Distribution (5)

This course will introduce students to the role and importance of transportation and distribution of cargo in the nation's economy and to overview the operations of each mode of the transportation industry. Students will be introduced to the carrier cost structures and operating characteristics, and public policy as it relates to transportation regulations. Practical aspects of transportation and distribution such as planning, routing, scheduling and loading cargo, and adhering to regulatory, safety, security and administrative requirements will be stressed.

Prerequisite: ENGL/ 095 with a minimum grade of C or assessment at college-level reading and writing. Recommended: LOG 102.