BP255 - Bachelor of Business (Logistics and Supply Chain Management)

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Plan: BP255SMACC - Bachelor of Business (Logistics and Supply Chain Management)
Campus: Singapore Inst of Management

Overview

Program details
Objectives of the program
Articulation and pathways
Entrance requirements
External accreditation and industry links
Student expenses and charges in addition to fees
Library, IT and specialist resources

Program details

Award title: Bachelor of Business (Logistics and Supply Chain Management)
Award abbreviation: BBus(Log&SupChaMgt)
Total credit points: 288
Career: UGRD
Duration: 3 Years Full-Time
Location: Offshore, Singapore Campus
Owning school: Business IT and Logistics (620H)
Owning school URL: www.rmit.edu.au/businessitlogistics
ASCED code: 089901
CRICOS code:

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Objectives of the program

In line with RMIT University’s mission to “create and disseminate knowledge to meet the needs of industry and community and foster in students the skills and passion to contribute to and engage with the world”, the Bachelor of Business (Logistics & Supply Chain Management) (BBus (LSCM) ) program is designed to prepare you for a professional career in Logistics and Supply Chain Management to meet the evolving challenges of a rapidly “globalising” logistics and supply chain industry.

The program will prepare you with the required supply chain management and general business skills, knowledge, understanding of underlying principles and concepts to enable you to immediately contribute to organisational objectives at the appropriate entry level.  As a graduate of the program you will be able to understand the interdependence of contemporary global and regional logistics and supply chain management issues and be able to apply your knowledge to handle business problems in the “global” market place while displaying leadership and business acumen in your professional activities and business decisions.

Embedded in the BBus (LSCM) program is opportunity to practise and expand business skills and knowledge through work integrated learning courses where you will apply your discipline knowledge to a workplace or a simulated business environment.

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Articulation and pathways

You may gain entry into this program from the:                       3 Year Non-Business Diploma                                             
and if selected you will get credit for:8 courses (96 credit points) equivalent to two semesters or 1 year
The courses for which you will get credit are:

 

Four Business Minor courses, and

Four Student Electives 

 

 

 

 

You may gain entry into this program  from the:                       3 year Business Diploma
SIM Diploma of Management Studies                                                 
and if selected you will get credit for:12 courses (144 credit points) equivalent to three semesters or 1.5 years
The courses for which you will get credit are:

 

 

Accounting in Organisational and Society
Introduction to Management
Business Computing 1
Commercial Law
Macroeconomics
Business Statistics 1
Prices and Market
Marketing Principles
AND
Four Student Electives 

 

Visit http://mams.rmit.edu.au/6iaiou3y29j3z.pdf for further details on articulation and
credit transfer arrangements.

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Entrance requirements

Entrance requirements
- 2 GCE ‘A’ level with a credit pass in General Paper at ‘AO’ level (prior to 2008) or
- 2 H2 level passes with a pass in GP or Knowledge and Inquiry or
- SIM's Diploma in Management Studies (Business Diploma) or
- 3-year professional diploma from a Polytechnic Institution at Singapore with a credit in English at GCE ‘O’ Level and
- Completed National Service (if applicable)

English Language requirement
All students must provide evidence of one of the following:
- IELTS 6.5 (no band below 6)
- TOEFL paper based 580 (TWE 4.5+)
- TOEFL computer based 237 (TWE 4.5+)
- equivalent RMIT English Worldwide Advanced level 2

The requirement for English language testing may be waived for students who have successfully completed, where English is the language of teaching and assessment, either: * at least the equivalent of one year of a university degree within the past two years OR * at least the equivalent of a two year tertiary program within the past five years of at least AQF Level 5.

Exemptions
Exemptions may be granted based on individual applicant’s prior qualifications. This will be determined on a case-by-case basis.

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External accreditation and industry links

In Australia, successful completion of the program entitles graduates to membership of the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILT) in Australia.  CILT also provides strong and active support for the program.  Another important industry association supporting the program is the Logistics Association of Australia.

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Student expenses and charges in addition to fees

Once you are enrolled as a student in this program you will need to allow for expenses other than university tuition fees.  Additional expenses may relate to the purchase of lecture notes, textbooks, stationery, consumables such as printer paper, fees levied by commercial internet service providers for internet access outside of the university campus, and other relevant costs.

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Library, IT and specialist resources

Resources available from the Library:
As a student enrolled in an RMIT University program you may access many of the extensive collections of electronic resources and services provided from the RMIT University Library in Melbourne. Resources include e-books, electronic journals and newspapers and product data. Library subject guides and web based tutorials will support your learning. Electronic resources and the online Ask a Librarian reference service are accessible on and off campus 24 hours per day.

For more information on Library resources and services from Melbourne go to http://www.rmit.edu.au/library

Online learning tools and content:
As a student in this program you may access online learning tools and content for your program and associated courses from the student portal, myRMIT.

Basic computing facilities will be provided by SIM. This includes all the software needed to complete the program and internet access.  Your RMIT student number will allow you to access all online resources  through the RMIT library (www.rmit.edu.au/library).

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