Logistics

Aston University
In Birmingham (England)

£ 9,250 - (Rs 8,03,190)
+ VAT

Important information

Typology Bachelor's degree
Start Birmingham (England)
Start September 2018
  • Bachelor's degree
  • Birmingham (England)
  • Start:
    September 2018
Description


Upon completion, further specialist study can be acquired through progression to the BSc Logistics and Operations Management programme, delivered on a blended distance learning basis.

Important information

Requirements: Entry requirements Applicants must be in paid employment and have skills equivalent to BTEC

Venues

Where and when

Starts Location
Sep-2018
Birmingham
West Midlands, B4 7ET, West Midlands, England
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Starts Sep-2018
Location
Birmingham
West Midlands, B4 7ET, West Midlands, England
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What you'll learn on the course

Operations Management
IT
Teaching
Supply
University
Industry
Skills and Training
Logistics
Logistics
Operations Management

Course programme

  • Course Outline & Key Facts

This course will develop an understanding of operational and managerial processes involved. This includes procurement movement, storage, distribution and use of resources throughout the supply chain. You will develop the specific professional and academic skills required by logistic companies, and gain generic transferable skills which will enable you to make a valuable and long-term contribution to the industry.

Duration: 2 years

Location: Aston University

Attendance at all seven, 5-day teaching weeks is compulsory. Teaching takes place from Monday - Friday over a total of 7 weeks from October to June (approximately one week per 5-6 weeks). Exams are also arranged to take place during these attendance days.

Typical offer level

Prior knowledge and skills equivalent to BTEC NC, NVQ or similar vocational awards

Specific requirements
Applicants should be in paid employment in which they can achieve the work based learning elements of the programme.

Start Date
September

Fees (per annum)
£6,600 (Home/EU) 

Subject guide & modules Year 1

  • Introduction to Logistics (LT1F01)
  • Personal Development and Leading People (LT1F02)
  • Continuous Improvement within Logistics (LT1F03)
  • Warehousing (LT1F04)
  • Data Analysis (LT1F09)
  • IT Systems and Project Management (LT1F06)
Year 2
  • Operations Management (LT2F01)
  • Supply Chain Management (LT2F02)
  • Management Accounting (LT2F08)
  • Work-based Project (LT2F03)
  • Legal and Environmental Aspects (LT2F10)
  • Inventory (LT2F04)
  • Sourcing and Procurement (LT2F05)
  • Retail Logistics (LT2F06)
  • Transport Operations (LT2F07)