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Bachelor of Business in Supply Chain and Transport Management

Programme Code: CR_BSCTM_7
Mode of Delivery:Part Time
No. of Semesters:2
NFQ Level:7
Embedded Award:No
Programme Credits:60
programmeReviewDate:March 2021
Field of Study:Business & Management

Programme Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this programme the graduate will be able to demonstrate... :

PO1 Knowledge - Breadth
  (a) A detailed knowledge of the theory, concepts and methods employed within the Transport, Logistics and Supply Chain discipline.
PO2 Knowledge - Kind
  (a) The ability to acquire knowledge of industry best practice through research, critical strategic thinking and to efficiently and effectively manage tactical issues and make recommendations on strategic issues within the Logistics and Transport industries.
PO3 Skill - Range
  (a) The ability to specify and use appropriate frameworks, models and tools to manage the Supply Chain function, controlling transport and logistics operations.
PO4 Skill - Selectivity
  (a) The ability to identify, design, plan and prioritise warehousing operations, import export operations, transport operations, purchasing, inventory and capacity, according to best practice philosophies and principles.
PO5 Competence - Context
  (a) The ability to identify, and use problem solving skills in a professional, accountable and creative manner in a wide range of Supply Chain business contexts.
PO6 Competence - Role
  (a) The ability to contribute positively, both autonomously and as a member of multi-disciplinary teams and to work ethically and professionally with the capacity for supervision.
PO7 Competence - Learning to Learn
  (a) The ability to take initiatives in developing company values, culture and structures, partnerships and the continual training and development of all team members. The ability to develop performance measurement and appraisals. Implement new practices to improve communications, time management, people motivation and teamwork.
PO8 Competence - Insight
  (a) A detailed understanding of the wider social, business and environmental issues within which the supply chain, logistics and transport profession operates and the need for ethical standards including the responsibilities towards people and the environment.

Semester Schedules

Stage 1 / Semester 1

Module Code Module Title
MGMT7056 Quality and Lean Operations
MGMT7058 Managing Performance Measureme
MGMT7054 Transport and the Supply Chain
MGMT7051 Mgt. Accounting & Man. Fin.
MGMT7053 Warehousing and Inventory Mgt.
MGMT7057 Business & SC Strategy

Stage 1 / Semester 2

Module Code Module Title
MGMT7052 Information Technology and SC
MGMT7059 Structure and Human Resources
MGMT7061 Advanced Operations Management
MGMT7055 Procurement in supply networks
MGMT7050 Global Trade & Customs Law
MGMT7049 Leadership & Communications SC

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