The Undergraduate Certificate in Supply Chain Management can be completed in six months of full-time study and is offered by the College of Business, Government and Law. The course articulates with the Bachelor of Business (Supply Chain Management) and is also offered as an exit award for students enrolled in that degree.
The Undergraduate Certificate is available in an online delivery mode.
The minimum requirements for consideration for entry to all undergraduate courses are specified in detail in the University Entry Requirements.
This course provides students with the opportunity to develop foundation knowledge and competencies to facilitate careers in business-related fields. Students will be encouraged and supported to develop transferable interpersonal and professional capabilities, with a focus on the application of knowledge and capabilities to supply chain contexts. Students will apply their knowledge and competencies to fundamental supply chain practices including systems and processes, planning, supply management, production, operations, logistics and the use of current and emerging data and analytical practices.
On completion of this course you will be able to:
- apply fundamental knowledge and skills to inform supply chain management practices and strategies
- consider and discuss supply chain practices and decisions using theoretical and technical knowledge of regulatory, governance, compliance and legal requirements
- apply theoretical knowledge and competencies to provide solutions to routine supply chain problems
- manage time, self and tasks effectively as an individual and collaborate with a diverse team
- use computer-based information systems or applications to consider or document business problems
Program of study
To qualify for the Undergraduate Certificate in Supply Chain Management a student must complete 18 units, with a grade of P or NGP or better in each topic, according to the following program of study.
Core - Year 1 topics
BUSN1011 Accounting for Managers (4.5 units)
BUSN1019 Law for Business (4.5 units)
BUSN2046 Operations and Supply Chain Management (4.5 units)
BUSN2050 Procurement and Managing Supply Chain (4.5 units)