MC198 - Master of Supply Chain and Logistics Management

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Plan: MC198KPX16 - Master of Supply Chain and Logistics Management
Campus: RMIT Online

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: Master of Supply Chain and Logistics Management
Award abbreviation: MSCLM
Total credit points: 192
Career: PGRD
Duration: 2 years full-time equivalent (or 1.5 years full-time equivalent with advanced standing)
Location: RMIT Online
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

The Master of Supply Chain and Logistics Management program prepares you for a career that involves planning, implementation and execution of customer-responsive and sustainable strategies across the entire value chain.  

This program will expose you to a variety of learning experiences and activities, which may include engaging with interactive contents, simulations, practical exercises and collaborative projects. Assessments would include major and minor written assignments, conduct and evaluation of case studies, completion of field investigative projects, and video development. Some assignments will be completed in groups, while others, individually.  The aim is to provide you the opportunity to learn both in a team environment and independently in a digitally enabled world.

A capstone experience will be provided in OMGT2292 Strategic Operations and Supply Chain Management, which will give you the opportunity to critically reflect on this program’s curriculum. This course syntheses the knowledge and skills gained in the program, promoting their application in discipline related, real-world scenarios, leading to work readiness or further studies.

The program is designed to provide you with career opportunities for entry into various industries, spanning from primary production to manufacturing to shipping, distribution and retailing.  Job functions include supplies and procurement, operations and material handling, freight transport and forwarding, distribution and warehousing.

This program is delivered online.

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Articulation and pathways

Credit will be assessed consistently with the RMIT University credit policy and procedures.

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Entrance requirements

Australian Bachelor degree or equivalent in Business (or a related discipline); or Successful completion of the RMIT Graduate Certificate in Supply Chain and Logistics Management; or Australian Graduate Certificate, Graduate Diploma or Masters degree or equivalent in Business (or a related discipline).

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External accreditation and industry links

The RMIT Master of Supply Chain and Logistics Management is certified by The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport Australia (CILTA) as meeting the educational requirements of Chartered Membership (CMILT) and accredited by the Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply (CIPS). The online delivery model is subject to accreditation. 

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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 you can access the extensive services, facilities and study space provided by the Library. The Library is continually expanding our electronic collections to make it easier for you to get the information you need when you need it.

All RMIT University students have unlimited access to quality electronic and print resources such as books, journals, newspapers, streaming media and past exam papers.  Through our document delivery service you can also request items from any library in the world.

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.au/library.

Online learning tools and content

Log in to myRMIT https://my.rmit.edu.au/portal/ and select the myStudies tab to access study resources for your program.

Services available to you as a student at RMIT University

RMIT University provides a wide range of resources and opportunities to assist your learning and wellbeing so you can achieve your study and career goals.

Services are available face to face and online assisting with:

  • transition to tertiary study and learning
  • study skills, academic skills including literacy, mathematics and basic sciences if relevant
  • enabling assistance if you have a disability, long term medical condition or other form of disadvantage which may impact on your learning
  • career development and employment
  • living and wellbeing (including advice on health, housing and financial matters)
  • opportunities for scholarships, leadership and study abroad
  • opportunities for participating in arts, sport, recreation, fitness activities as well as student activism and university governance.

We also offer a friendly and supportive environment for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students.

You can find more information at www.rmit.edu.au/students

 

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