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

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Plan: BP255VRI - Bachelor of Business (Logistics & Supply Chain Management)
Campus: RMIT Intl University Vietnam

Overview

Program details
Purpose 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 & Supply Chain Management)
Award abbreviation: BBus(Log&SupChaMgt)
Total credit points: 288
Career: UGRD
Duration: 3 years full-time
Location: Vietnam South Saigon 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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Purpose of the Program

This program prepares you for a professional career in operations, logistics and supply chain management to meet the challenges of a rapidly globalising industry. Through a mix of teaching and learning methods, you will develop skills and acquire knowledge to deal with the interdependence of contemporary global and regional supply chain and logistics issues, and be able to apply them to manage operations problems in a global marketplace.  The learning activities you will experience over the duration of the program may include problem-based analysis, hands-on interactive learning and project planning, in addition to face-to-face lectures, tutorials and seminars.  The assessment used in the program may take a variety of forms, including formal examination, class-room quizzes, syndicated assignments, individual investigative operations, case analysis and class participation.  These activities are designed to prepare you to be work-ready and to train you to become an independent and lifelong learner.

Career opportunities available for logistics and supply chain graduates span a large number of industries and economic sectors: aviation, automobile, computing, construction, manufacturing, mining, retailing, shipping, trading (import and export), transport and distribution, and warehousing.  Job functions include procurement, inventory planning, transport and fleet management, and events organizations in both private sector and public institutions.

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Articulation and pathways

Credit and exemptions will be assessed consistent with the principles of the RMIT University's Credit Policy. Applicants who have completed studies or have partially completed a similar program at another institution (with entry criteria similar to this program) may be accepted with some credits or exemptions being granted towards this program.

Articulation arrangements between RMIT University, Higher Education Diplomas & Associate Degrees in the same or related discipline, enable you upon successful completion of a lower level qualification, at the required standard for admission, to apply for advanced standing in a higher level qualification.

Articulation agreements between RMIT University programs enable you upon graduating from an RMIT University qualification to apply for advanced standing in a higher level qualification. The statements below provide you with information about articulation agreements in this program.

RMIT Business Diploma - up to 8 (96 credit points) courses credit
RMIT Diploma of Commerce - up to 8 (96 credit points) of credit for common core courses
RMIT Associate Degree in Business - up to 12 (144 credit points) courses credit
 

Please note: Diploma students must achieve a grade point average of 1.0 or higher to guarantee placement.

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Entrance requirements

Academic requirements

  • Successful completion of Year 12 (or equivalent) in Vietnam with an average grade of 7.00/10.00, or above;
  • Completion of International Baccalaureate (IB) diploma with 25 points minimum;
  • Completion of Cambridge GCE ‘A’ Levels minimum 7 points for 3 A level subjects;

International English requirements

Students are required to meet RMIT English language requirements. For more information on these requirements and acceptable English Language tests please see
www.rmit.edu.au/international/english-equivalent

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External accreditation and industry links

The Bachelor of Business (Logistics and Supply Chain Management) is certified by The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport Australia (CILTA) as meeting the educational requirements of Chartered Membership (CMILT). The program is also accredited by the Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply (CIPS).

Students enrolled in the program are entitled to CILTA membership at either the Student (full-time only), Affiliate, Associate or Member grade, depending on your experience and qualifications. Membership, amongst other benefits, gives you access to the comprehensive career support from the Institute including access to the resources of the CILT International On-Line Knowledge Centre, the largest online resource of its kind specifically focused on transport and logistics.

Students of the program are also eligible for student membership of CIPS. By selecting appropriate courses, graduates of the program may be eligible for full membership of CIPS.

http://www.cips.org/en-au/

https://www.cilta.com.au/

The School of Business IT & Logistics has close links with industry, in particular companies that operate in transport and freight logistics and companies that specialise in purchasing, supply chain management, contract distribution, manufacturing and retailing. Many of these companies have supported research work of staff in the School and have been active sponsors of many of the School activities.

The School of Business IT & Logistics is a national partner of the Supply Chain and Logistics Association of Australia (SCLAA), the premium professional body that supply chain, logistics, operations and procurement executives in Australia subscribed to.  SCLAA is a strong supporter of the Bachelor of Business (Logistics & Supply Chain Management) program.

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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

Library resources and services

As a student enrolled in a program at RMIT University Vietnam you can access the extensive services, facilities and study space provided by the Library. Resources include collections of books, periodicals and other course related materials.

All RMIT University students have unlimited access to quality electronic resources such as e-books, e-journals, newspapers, and streaming media. Library staff can show you how to find information for your assignments, or you can work through Library subject guides and web-based tutorials, or use our online Ask a Librarian service. 

Computers for study are available at every Library site and wireless access is available if you are working from a laptop or mobile device.

You can find more information on Library resources and services at: http://www.rmit.edu.vn/library

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