• Application Deadline
  • 36 months
Learn how to plan and manage the flow of goods and resources in a global marketplace – add a Business: Logistics and Supply Chain Management Major to your Swinburne Online.
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Extend your knowledge and the skills needed to get ahead in the field of logistics and supply chain management. This qualification will help you to develop your project management and negotiation skills, learn how to procure products and manage their handling, storage and distribution.

Taught by industry professionals, the Bachelor of Business: Logistics and Supply Chain Management Major at Swinburne Online will give you real skills and experience you can apply immediately in a range of industries, including transport, warehousing and manufacturing. 

    What you will learn

  • Management

Find out how to identify and solve logistical problems through effective management systems.

  • Procurement

Learn about the purchase process and how to make buying decisions.

  • Global Logistics

Discover how the logistics and supply chain industry functions in a global marketplace.

  • Operations Management

Learn how to manage operations at every level of the supply chain.

  • Understanding Risk

Explore popular practices and develop strategies to manage and minimise risk.

Career opportunities

Supply and Distribution Manager

  • Plans, organises, directs, controls and coordinates the supply, storage and distribution of goods produced by an organisation.

Supply Chain Manager

  • Plan and organise the movement of goods and materials.

Export and Import Manager

  • Manage import and export processes in line with governing laws.

Replenishment Analyst

  • Ensure logistical processes and stock replenishment practices run efficiently.

Logistics Operation Manager

  • Oversee the operations of a distribution centre.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    • Full-time duration 36 months
    • Duration description

      3 years full time or equivalent part time

  • Credits
    24 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Financial Information for Decision Making
  • Operations Management
  • Procurement Management
  • Transportation Management
  • Industry Consulting Project
  • Understanding Risk Management
  • Advanced Innovative Business Practice
  • Learning and Communicating for Innovative Business Practice
  • Economic Principles
  • Global Logistics and Supply Chain Management
  • Introduction to Business Information Systems
  • Introduction to Management

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:


    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks.

General Requirements


Non-Year 12 entry

  • Completion or partial completion of an approved tertiary qualification (including diplomas, advanced diplomas, associate degrees and degrees). Additional performance criteria and prerequisite requirements may also apply.
  • Students admitted to the course with prior tertiary studies that satisfy part of the academic requirements of this course may be eligible for academic credit.

Year 12 entry

  • Successful completion of the Victorian Certificate of Education (VCE) or its equivalent, such as an interstate or international Year 12 qualification.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

Tuition Fee

  • International

    21952 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 21952 AUD per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • National

    11155 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11155 AUD per year and a duration of 36 months.
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