This major equips graduates with a qualification in transport, logistics and supply chain from VU. You’ll have the potential to connect with any industry, anywhere in the world.
Pursue a business career in the fast-growing export/import industry with a major in Supply Chain and Logistics Management. After developing a solid foundation in your first year, you will gain skills and knowledge in all aspects of logistics in a sustainable supply chain. These include purchasing and procurement of materials, inventory flow and control, storage and material handling in warehousing, economics of mode of transport, and distribution and shipment.
CORE BUSINESS UNITS
BCO1102 Information Systems for Business
BEO1105 Economic Principles
BEO1106 Business Statistics
BHO1171 Introduction to Marketing
BLO1105 Business Law
BMO1102 Management and Organisation Behaviour
BPD1100 Integrated Business Challenge
BMO2201 Distribution Management
BPD3100 Applied Business Challenge
Compulsory Minor (Discipline Minor)
BEO2003 International Economics and Finance
BEO2004 International Trade Practices
BEO3430 International Economic Analysis
BPD2100 International Business Challenge
(Students are given option to choose electives from other majors that are being offered during the semester)
CAREERS AND PROSPECTS
GRADUATE OUTCOMES AND CAREERS
Graduates find careers in global and local organisations that deal in importing, exporting and shipping, warehousing and distribution. Roles include administrative and supervisory roles in export and import, procurement and distribution manager, freight forwarder, customs officer, warehousing and inventory controller, stock analyst or researcher
This business major is accredited by the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport, and students are trained with SAP ERP (Enterprise Resource Training software).
This specialisation is offered as an option as part of the Bachelor of Business (Hons) degree.
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