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Logistics and Supply Chain Management, Bachelor

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  • 36 months
    Duration
University rank #274 (QS) , | Online
This Logistics and Supply Chain Management degree from University of South Australia will give you general business knowledge with a focus on operations and logistics functions critical for effective supply chain management.  

About

Degree overview

  • Study at the No.1 Business School in South Australia for graduate careers.
  • Specialise in the management of complex systems used for global product supply.
  • Learn to manage the flow of goods and services from point of origin to consumer.
  • Develop supply chain skills in minimising wastage and maximising profit.
  • This Logistics and Supply Chain Management degree from University of South Australia helps you gain knowledge in operations, warehousing, inventory, purchasing, transport and distribution.
  • The University of South Australia Business School is in the top one per cent worldwide and has been awarded an overall five stars for excellence in the QS Stars Ratings 2019.

Career outcomes

Your career

As the No.1 Business School in South Australia for graduate careers1, our quality teaching and experiences beyond the classroom will ensure you graduate career-ready.

Between now and 2020, employment in logistics and supply chain management in Australia is expected to grow. The availability of roles is expected to increase by: 

  • 7,600 jobs for logistics clerks (or 5.7 per cent)
  • 1,500 jobs for supply, distribution and procurement managers (or 3.4 per cent)2

Careers to consider: 

  • Business development manager: developing business growth strategies and plans; acquiring new customers; managing client relationships; writing business proposals and researching new opportunities
  • Inventory manager: monitoring and reporting on inventory and ensuring adequate stock for all distribution channels; analysing data to anticipate future needs and placing orders; working with suppliers, warehousing staff, management and other business stakeholders 
  • Logistics manager: planning and managing logistics, warehouse, transportation and customer services; directing and coordinating the order cycle; minimising waste and maximising profit; liaising and negotiating with suppliers, manufacturers, retailers and consumers
  • Operations controller: monitoring, controlling and managing business operations to meet customer expectations and business goals; liaising between with customers to ensure smooth operations and delivery; assigning and supervising work and dispatch crews
  • Pricing analyst: analysing and measuring product profitability; developing pricing strategies and plans; tracking marketplace metrics and trends to uncover market and pricing insights; using analysis to make recommendations that help make pricing decisions

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:
    • If you require a student visa, you will need to allow additional time to apply for a student visa.
  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus, Online

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Accounting for Business 
  • Marketing Principles: Trading and Exchange 
  • Career Development for Professionals 
  • Business Law 
  • Principles of Logistics and Supply Chain Management 
  • Principles of Economics 

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6

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  • Minimum required score:

    60

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  • Minimum required score:

    550

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  • Minimum required score:

    50

    PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. Delivered and marked by computer, it reports on a scale between 10 and 90.

General Requirements

CRICOS CODE: 080915E

  • Meet any prerequisite requirements with a minimum grade of C- or equivalent
  • Qualify for the South Australian Certificate of Education (SACE), and achieved a competitive Selection Rank (ATAR), or
  • Complete secondary qualifications equivalent to SACE, or
  • Complete the International Baccalaureate Diploma with a minimum score of 24 points

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  • You are considered ineligible for admission
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Tuition Fee

  • International

    31000 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 31000 AUD per year and a duration of 36 months.
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  • Domestic Students: Commonwealth Supported

Living costs for Adelaide

  • 1328 - 2480 AUD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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