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University of Huddersfield

Supply Chain Management with Logistics (Top up)

UCAS Code: J961

Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)

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About this course


Course option

1.0year

Full-time | 2021

Subject

Logistics

Why Supply Chain Management with Logistics Top-up?

More businesses are sourcing materials, products and services from across the world. Manage the supply chain well and you can help a manufacturing or retail business succeed.

In today’s challenging business environment, efficient and effective supply chain management is critical to the success of any manufacturing or retail business with globalisation. This one-year top-up course gives you the opportunity to further your knowledge in supply chain management.

Whether ASOS, Sainsbury's, Nestle, DHL, Network Rail or British Airways, companies and their customers depend on efficient and effective transport, logistics and supply chain operations, it is at the very heart of their businesses. One in twelve people work within these areas, in professions that offer a wealth of opportunities to well qualified graduates, in varied, fast paced, and often global roles.

How will I learn?

You will learn through practical application and delivered lectures, workshops, seminars and group work sessions.
* We'll take a global perspective to help you understand the issues that enterprises face.

* You’ll also have the opportunity to explore a wide range of IT tools and techniques. The skills you learn could help you become an analyst, planner or manager within the supply chain.

* If you want to learn about this exciting and interesting subject from an enthusiastic staff team with industrial experience and academic expertise, then a course in this area could be right for you.

* Our industry focused courses have been designed with the help of major companies to give you the skills, competencies and knowledge valued by industry and prepared for a management career.

What subjects will you cover?

You’ll explore subjects such as Strategic Supply Chain Management, Global Business Strategy, Retail and Manufacturing Logistics, Transport Economics and Policy and Supply Chain Systems and Modelling.

Professional links and accreditation:
This course is accredited by the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILT) (http://www.ciltuk.org.uk/).

This accreditation is reviewed on a regular basis.

Modules

Year 1
Core modules:
Strategic Supply Chain Management
Research Project
Global Business Strategy
Retail and Manufacturing Logistics
Managerial Decisions Change and Diversity

Option modules:
Choose one from a list which may include:
Transport Economics and Policy
Supply Chain Systems and Modelling
Cross Cultural Studies

Assessment methods

Study and assessments will be based on your choice of modules. Your module specification/course handbook will provide full details of the assessment criteria applying to your course.

Tuition fees

Select where you currently live to see what you'll pay:

Channel Islands
£9,250
per year
England
£9,250
per year
EU
£9,250
per year
International
£15,000
per year
Northern Ireland
£9,250
per year
Scotland
£9,250
per year
Wales
£9,250
per year

Extra funding

Please see our website for full details of the scholarship http://www.hud.ac.uk/undergraduate/fees-and-finance/undergraduate-scholarships/

The Uni


Course location:

University of Huddersfield

Department:

Logistics, Operations, Hospitality and Marketing (BDLOHM)

TEF rating:
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What students say


We've crunched the numbers to see if overall student satisfaction here is high, medium or low compared to students studying this subject(s) at other universities.

72%
med
Logistics

How do students rate their degree experience?

The stats below relate to the general subject area/s at this university, not this specific course. We show this where there isn’t enough data about the course, or where this is the most detailed info available to us.

Logistics

Teaching and learning

67%
Staff make the subject interesting
80%
Staff are good at explaining things
79%
Ideas and concepts are explored in-depth
76%
Opportunities to apply what I've learned

Assessment and feedback

Feedback on work has been timely
Feedback on work has been helpful
Staff are contactable when needed
Good advice available when making study choices

Resources and organisation

88%
Library resources
90%
IT resources
82%
Course specific equipment and facilities
56%
Course is well organised and has run smoothly

Student voice

Staff value students' opinions

Who studies this subject and how do they get on?

71%
UK students
29%
International students
74%
Male students
26%
Female students
81%
2:1 or above
7%
Drop out rate

Most popular A-Levels studied (and grade achieved)

B
C
B

After graduation


The stats in this section relate to the general subject area/s at this university – not this specific course. We show this where there isn't enough data about the course, or where this is the most detailed info available to us.

Logistics

What are graduates doing after six months?

This is what graduates told us they were doing (and earning), shortly after completing their course. We've crunched the numbers to show you if these immediate prospects are high, medium or low, compared to those studying this subject/s at other universities.

£22,500
med
Average annual salary
99%
high
Employed or in further education
70%
high
Employed in a role where degree was essential or beneficial

Top job areas of graduates

20%
Functional managers and directors
16%
Science, engineering and production technicians
14%
Business, research and administrative professionals

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