Bachelor of Business (Supply Chain and Logistics Management)

Victoria University

Course details

CRICOS course code: 092944A

Level of study: Undergraduate

Summary

Get ahead in the fast-paced world of business and make an impact on a local or international level.

VU's Bachelor of Business gives you the knowledge, skills and professional development to succeed in the constantly changing global business workforce. In your first year, you'll develop a solid foundation in core business studies, followed by a choice of majors from 13 specialty business areas.

This challenging and engaging course will improve your intellectual, analytical, organisational and interpersonal skills. VU's strong industry links, workplace learning opportunities and industry-expert lecturers will also help you to graduate work-ready.

Our Bachelor of Business can lead to opportunities all around the world. VU's extensive network of local and international partnerships, overseas exchange programs, and our mix of students from across the globe will help you grow an international network of contacts – expanding your global career opportunities well into the future.

The Bachelor of Business allows you to tailor your learning to your needs.

Supply Chain and Logistics Management

Studying the Supply Chain and Logistics Management major will enable you to pursue a business career in logistics and supply chain management, export/import operations. This major will also give you the skills to work closely with other companies in areas like manufacturing and services.

After developing a solid grounding in business in your first year, customize 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 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.

You'll be able to assess and analyse all aspects of logistics within a sustainable supply chain, focusing specifically on:

  • purchasing and procuring materials
  • inventory flow and control
  • storage and material handling in warehousing
  • economics of mode of transport
  • distribution and shipment
  • supply chain analytics.

Our graduates pursue careers all over the world and specialise in all sorts of areas from importing and shipping to manufacturing, warehousing and distribution.

Graduates typically find work in roles such as:

  • procurement and distribution manager
  • freight forwarder
  • customs officer
  • warehousing and inventory controller
  • stock analyst or researcher.

Accreditation

This course is Charted Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILT) accredited.

Course structure

To attain the Bachelor of Business, students will be required to complete 288 credit points consisting of:

  • 96 credit points First Year Core units
  • 96 credit points of Major studies selected from the approved list.
  • 96 credit points made up of either

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Tuition Fees (AUD $) Start date Duration Campus
29,000 Per Year
Read more14,500 per semester
21 Feb 2022
01 Aug 2022
3 years Full time City Flinders Campus
300 Flinders Street
Melbourne Victoria 3000
Australia

Entry criteria

Completion of an Australian Senior Secondary Certificate (VCE or equivalent) including Units 3 and 4: a study score of at least 25 in English (EAL) or 20 in any other English (or equivalent). OR: Completion of an Australian Advanced Diploma or Diploma (or equivalent). OR: Completion of a Foundation course or equivalent.

English language requirements

IELTS (Academic module): Overall score of 6.0 (no band less than 6.0)

TOEFL Internet: Overall score of 67 (Listening 12, Speaking 18, Reading 15, Writing 21)

Pearson Test of English (PTE): Overall score of 50 (no section score less than 50)

University of Cambridge - Advanced (CAE): Overall score of 169. No individual band less than 169.

VU English - English for Academic Purposes (EAP) (Level 4): achieved.

Address

Victoria University
Footscray Park campus
Ballarat Road
Melbourne Victoria 3011
Australia
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