Supply Chain and Logistics Management

Unit set code: BMASCL | Study level: Undergraduate | Unit set type: Major
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City Flinders


After developing a solid grounding in business in your first year, customise your degree with a major in Supply Chain and Logistics Management.

Examine all aspects and issues of logistics in a sustainable supply chain, specifically purchasing and procurement of materials, inventory flow and control, storage and material handling in warehousing, economics of mode of transport, and distribution and shipment.
This industry-focused major has professional recognition by the Chartered Institute of Logistics and and Transport (CILTA). Graduates of the Bachelor of Business with a major in Supply Chain and Logistics Management are eligible to apply for membership, however, it should be noted that it is not compulsory to join CILTA in order to work in the profession or associated fields.

Unit set structure

For a major study students must complete 96 credit points (equivalent to 8 units) consisting of:

72 credit points (equivalent to 6 units) Major Studies
24 credit points (equivalent to 2 units) Capstone Units
Please note: Students undertaking a second major are required to complete BPD2100 International Business Challenge instead of BPD3100 Applied Business Challenge.

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Most units at VU are worth 12 credit points. You will need to complete the required course credit points to graduate.

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