Bachelor of Business - Logistics and Supply Chain Management

RMIT University

This course develops student's understanding of the complexities of logistics, supply chain and trade industries through specialised studies covering purchasing, materials management, warehousing, inventory control, transport and distribution, and stakeholder management. This three-year course combines core studies in business and supply chain management, with the flexibility to choose eight subjects from business or other disciplines including international business, economics, accounting and information systems. Students may choose to deepen their knowledge by undertaking additional subjects or a minor sequence in logistics. Through the support of professional associations and the transport and logistics industry, students have the opportunity to gain feedback from practitioners on their ability to analyse, resolve problems and communicate effectively.

Course Fee:


International: $92,160

Entry Requirements:

Year 12; Prerequisites: Units 3 & 4 - a study score of at least 30 in English (ESL) or at least 25 in any other English

Structure:

The program consists of 24 courses (each 12 credit points) and includes: 8 compulsory common business core courses; 8 business discipline major courses; 8 flexible courses.

Subjects you can Study:

Business, Business (Management), Business (logistics), Business (operations), Design (Business), Information Systems, Logistics, Procurement, Supply chain management, Transport and logistics.

Study Pathways:

Graduates of many RMIT vocational education and associate degree programs may be eligible to apply for exemptions. For details about pathways and the duration of your studies, please visit the recognised pathways page. https://www.rmit.edu.au/study-with-us/applying-to-rmit/local-student-applications/pathways/recognised-pathways/business

Further information:

Logistics and supply chain managers are employed in all aspects of logistics and supply chain management operations. They are responsible for the effective and efficient integration of all logistics activities supported by the application of relevant IT and e-business practices. Graduates will work closely with other functional company managers in areas such as marketing, manufacturing and engineering. As a result of strong support given to the degree by professional associations and the transport and logistics industry, graduates have excellent prospects of gaining employment. Most graduates pursue management/administrative careers in companies that operate in various transport modes, such as air, sea, road and rail, and in companies that specialise in purchasing, supply chain management, contract distribution, manufacturing and retailing.

Recognition:

On successful completion of the program graduates are eligible to apply for full membership of the Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply (CIPS). An important industry association supporting the program is the Supply Chain and Logistics Association of Australia (SCLAA).

Accepts International Students:

Yes

Provider CRICOS: 00122A

Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
City 70.5 No Online
City 70.5 No Full time 3 years
City 70.5 No Part time 6 years
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Provider CRICOS: 00122A

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