Jun 28, 2022  
2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
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PKSC 4400 - Packaging for Distribution

3 Credits (3 Contact Hours)
Packages are exposed to various shipping methods and numerous hazards during distribution. To ensure adequate product protection, packaging professionals need to understand the fundamental principles of distribution packaging design. Topics include ASTM and ISTA packaging test methods, packaging design guidelines for distribution, terminology, transport modes, distribution hazards, and protective packaging materials. Preq: Packaging Science major or minor; and junior standing; and PKSC 1020 ; and one of MATH 1060  or MATH 1070 ; and one of PHYS 1220  or PHYS 2070 .

This 4000-level course has a 6000-level counterpart. Students should refer to the Graduate Catalog for the 6000-level description and requirements.



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