Level 7 Diploma in Logistics and Supply Chain Management

Course Description

Overview

The objective of the Level 7 Diploma in Logistics and Supply Chain Management qualification is to broaden learners’ understanding of logistics and supply chain management and is designed for those who wish to prepare for a first professional role and future career in the field. It is also suitable for logistics and supply chain professionals in the early stages of their career looking to enhance their knowledge and skills and move to the next level professionally.

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 and appreciation 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

    • An honours degree in related subject, UK level 6 diploma or an equivalent overseas qualification
    • Mature learners (over 21) with management experience
    • Learner must be 18 years or older at the beginning of the course

Module Structure

    • Principles of Logistics and Supply Chain Management
    • Operations Design and Management
    • International Logistics and Transport
    • Supply Chain Planning and Management
    • Procurement and Purchasing
    • Supply Chain and Operations Strategy
    • Sustainable Logistics Management
    • Business Research Methods

Progression

Achieving the Level 7 Diploma in Logistics and Supply Chain Management qualification enables learners to progress into or within employment and/or continue to further their study.