Supply Chain and Logistics Management

    Unit set code: BMISCL | Study level: Undergraduate | Unit set type: Discipline Minor
    City Campus
    Footscray Park


    This minor provides a set of four units in logistics and supply chain management specialisation. It comprises of disciplinary knowledge on manufacturing and service operations; inbound and outbound distribution functions; knowledge and skills on logistics control in a global supply chain; and state-of-the art technology applications for information flow. This minor will help students with understanding of supply chain functionalities, strategy to control efficient and cost effective flow of goods and applications of technology to help integrate the supply chain system. Assessment tasks across the minor include learning activities including calculation-based individual assessment, group case study presentation and formal summative examination.

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    For a minor study students must complete 48 credit points consisting of:

    48 credit points of Minor Studies

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