Level 4 Diploma in Logistics and Supply Chain Management

Course Description

Overview

Level 4 Diploma in Logistics and Supply Chain Management is to develop learners’ understanding of theory and practice relating to their role in this sector. The qualification will provide learners with an opportunity to engage with the challenges facing professionals and policy makers in their own country. It will provide knowledge that underpins the ability to work as an effective practitioner in the logistics and supply chain sector.

Description

The Qualifications will develop the Learner’s ability to:

    • apply analytical and evaluative techniques and to enhance those skills;
    • investigate issues and opportunities;
    • develop their awareness of managerial, organisational and environmental issues;
    • use management techniques and practices in imaginative ways;
    • make use of relevant information from different sources;
    • develop and encourage problem solving and creativity to tackle problems and challenges;
    • exercise judgement, own and take responsibility for decisions and actions; and
    • develop the ability to recognise and reflect on personal learning and improve their personal, social and other transferable skills

Entry Requirements

    • Relevant NQF/QCF Level 3 Award/Diploma or at the level of GCE/GCSE or equivalent
    • The learner must be 18 years or older at the beginning of the course

Module Structure

    • Financial Accounting and Analysis
    • Introduction to Models and Frameworks for Operations Management
    • Management and Organisational Behaviour
    • Introduction to Business Economics
    • Introduction to Production and Operations Management
    • Purchasing and E-Procurement

Progressions

Successful completion of this course provides learners with the opportunity for academic progressions including a Level 5 diploma in Logistics and supply chain management.