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University of South Wales

Logistics, Procurement and Supply Chain Management

UCAS Code: JN93

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

Entry requirements


A level

B,C,C-C,D,D

Equivalent to 80 UCAS Tariff Points

Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)

DMM-MMP

UCAS Tariff

104-80

About this course


Course option

3.0years

Full-time | 2021

Subjects

Management studies

Business and management

You’ll study essential business modules and specialist modules. These include commercial procurement, projects and operations management, logistics and materials management, strategic procurement and commercial relationships, and supply chain risk and sustainability.

This mix of general and specialist modules reflects real life, and enables you to learn about different parts of a business supply chain and the interconnectivity of suppliers, and how working together generates value. Through our strong links with industry, you’ll also learn methodologies and techniques used in the workplace. You will also have the opportunity to take part in industry visits, with recent examples including GE Aviation, Continental Teves, and Tesco Distribution Centres. You’ll gain the knowledge and ability to work in many areas, including supply chain management, operations management, purchasing and logistics. Our graduates have an excellent track record in relevant, well-paid careers
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The BSc (Hons) Logistics, Procurement and Supply Chain Management degree is seeking accreditation by the Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply and has been designed with input from leading professionals, so you can be confident you'll graduate with commercial skills that will unlock doors to higher-level jobs and impress future employers. In addition with 3 years relevant work experience you will be eligible for MCIPS.

The Uni


Course location:

Pontypridd

Department:

Business School

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Who studies this subject and how do they get on?

58%
UK students
42%
International students
47%
Male students
53%
Female students
45%
2:1 or above
4%
Drop out rate

Most popular A-Levels studied (and grade achieved)

B
C
D

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Management studies

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