BSc Logistics with Supply Chain Management

BSc Logistics with Supply Chain Management

BSc Logistics with Supply Chain Management With Aston University

Duration

4 years

Study type

Full-Time

Credit hours

480

Assessment

A mix of coursework and examination

Fees

Annual Tuition Fees : Omani Students OMR 6,200 / International Students OMR 7,800

Programme Details

Logistics is the management of the flow of resources (physical, financial and information) between the point of origin and the point of consumption. This degree programme is one of a set of undergraduate programmes designed by Aston University and offered at Muscat University. This is a dual degree programme, leading to the award of an Aston University degree and a Muscat University degree.

Course Outline

Modules are designed to cover activities involved in planning, sourcing, making and delivering products and services. You will develop the techniques used to optimise these processes to meet a range of strategic objectives such as minimum cost, maximum service and shorter cycle times.
Activities are designed to be challenging, relevant and stimulating and many involve commercial material brought to the classroom or the students themselves going on industrial visits. Our practically based programme continues to emphasise the development of analytical and problem-solving skills that has produced so many highly employable graduates to date.

Programme Objectives

The BSc in Logistics with Supply Chain Management aims to:

  • Enable students to develop a detailed understanding and knowledge of logistics and its place in all types of industries.
  • Produce graduates with a unique specialist insight into Operations and Supply Chain Management.

Admission Requirements

Applicants will typically need one of the following qualifications (or international equivalent) for admission to the programme:

  • A Level: BBC plus 5 GCSEs with grades A*-C to include Maths (grade C) and English (grade C).
  • HND: Minimum Merit Overall.
  • IB: 29 points, with minimum scores 5,5,4 in Higher Level subjects plus minimum Standard Level scores of 5 in English and Maths.
  • An IELTS level of 6.0.
  • Where applicable, successful completion of the Muscat University Foundation Programme.
Year 1 Year 2 Year 3 Year 4
Research Skills Inventory Control Professional Placement Year Final Year Project
Transport Fundamentals Operations and Process Management Leadership and Human Resource Management
Introduction to Logistics Project Management International Trade Law and Policy
Literature Review Road Transport Technology Applications in Supply Chains
Enhancing Employment Skills Modelling Simulation and Optimisation Supply Chain and Procurement Strategy
Introduction to Business Management International Logistics and Purchasing Strategic Financial Management
Research Skills Maritime Transport Supply Chain Planning
Economics Rail Transport Contemporary Issues in Supply Chains
Principles of Financial Accounting Database Management Multi-modal Transport
Company and Contract Law Services Marketing
Facilities Design Purchasing Principles and Processes
Air Transport

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