The flow of goods and materials globally requires deep and well-informed planning and savvy decision making. In this online undergraduate level course, Swinburne Online have provided a Bachelor of Business (Logistics and Supply Chain Management) course, allowing you to master an integral part of global trade. Key learning areas covered in this course include all aspects of logistics and the supply chain in the global marketplace. This includes management, procurement and the purchasing process, and the effective management of risk, covering operations from producer to client.
A range of practical skills such as project management, negotiation and risk management are taught alongside key theoretical concepts in business, economics, marketing and management. This means that what you learn can be applied immediately in a wide range of industries including transport, warehousing and manufacturing.
You will learn from industry professionals, meaning what you learn is relevant, up-to-date and follows industry best practice. Upon completion of this course you will be well-placed to plan and organise the movement of goods and materials (in logistics and stock replenishment) while abiding by governing laws and maximising efficiency.
Applicants must meet the following entry requirements to enrol in this course:
Successful completion of the Victorian Certificate of Education (VCE), or its equivalent, including units 3 and 4 in English with a minimum score of 25, and meeting the associated minimum ATAR score
Completion or partial completion of an approved tertiary qualification
Significant and relevant work experience
Areas of study
In this logistics course, the subjects you will study include:
Learning and communicating online
Warehouse distribution management project
Understanding risk management
Introduction to management
Global logistics and supply chain management
Financial information for decision making
Contemporary issues in entrepreneurship and innovation
Introduction to business information systems
Introduction to business law
Fundamentals of marketing
Integrative business practice
Industry consulting project
Students must also complete 8 elective units.
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If you are an Australian citizen you may be eligible to receive a government study loan through HECS-HELP.
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You may be eligible to receive HECS-HELP for this course!
This course can be paid for through the HECS-HELP government loan scheme. If you are an Australian citizen or hold a permanent humanitarian visa, this means you don’t need to pay upfront.
Instead, the Australian government will pay your course fees on your behalf. You’ll begin repaying your loan through the tax system once you start earning more than the minimum threshold of $54,869 (2016-17 income year).
RTO 3059 Swinburne Online combines the prestigious name and high-quality education of Swinburne University of Technology with the ease and flexibility of online study. Drawing on over 20 years’ experience in the online tertiary education space, Swinburne Online has already helped over 5,000 students graduate with an industry-recognised qualification. With a range of university degrees and vocational diplomas that cover specialities including education, social sciences, business, design and communication – Swinburne Online is dedicated to helping students achieve their potential.
As a Swinburne Online student, you will have access to variety of support options to help you get the most out of your learning experience. A dedicated team of Student Liaison Officers (SLOs) are available seven days a week to answer any of your questions – be it academic, technical or administrative. You will also be assigned an eLearning advisor for the duration of your course, who will be your academic point of contact.
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