Taught course

International Logistics and Supply Chain Management

Institution
Birmingham City University · Faculty of Computing, Engineering and the Built Environment
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

Applicants are expected to have obtained an honours degree in a relevant technology-related subject, with at least a 2:2 classification.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

Overview

This distance learning course is designed to allow maximum flexibility to ensure delegates who are employed have the opportunity to decide how and when is most convenient and conducive to study.

Key Facts

  • The growth in the international marketplace has created a global demand for practitioners with capabilities and competencies in the management of the complexities associated with global logistics and supply chains such as distance, time, currency exchange rates, and customs rules and regulations.
  • The MSc International Logistics and Supply Chain Management course is designed to provide an understanding of complex production flows, production processes, distribution and materials management, channels of supply, procurement strategies and logistics systems management.
  • This course includes a mix of practical work-based learning, problem-based learning and online group collaboration. This develops analysis, synthesis, decision making skills and the ability to cope with the challenges of international business operations. Delegates are encouraged to identify and appreciate the skills necessary to interpret the effects of managing international projects with constantly increasing legislative controls, with respect to safety, legislation, environmental issues and green logistics.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

distance learning
25-29 months

Course contact details

Name
Course Enquiries Team
Email
courseenquiries@bcu.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)121 331 5595
Fax
+44 (0)121 331 7994