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Critically examine the strategic factors of servicing customers through dynamic and complex supply chains, and study the measurement of logistics performance and operations management.
The knowledge you will develop in the Graduate Certificate will be enriched through on-site corporate case studies and interaction with site management and logistics professionals.
International student visa holders can only study full-time.
The course Professional Logistics Practice requires you to participate in intensive problem-based seminars with site management and logistics professionals. You will explore the role of logistics and supply chain management as part of business processes through on-site corporate case studies.
You can expect to develop knowledge of supply chain management via lectures, class and group discussions, problem-based seminars, project work and on-site case investigations. Some courses may have intensive lectures/workshops which are usually held over 2-3 days (usually a half day Friday and full days on Saturday and Sunday).
Your classes will mostly be held at the Swanston Academic Building where innovative learning spaces are interspersed with retail and social spaces resulting in a stimulating environment for business students.
RMIT offers a variety of learning and teaching approaches including lectures, class and group discussions, problem-based seminars, project work on-site case investigations. In addition, you will have access to online and digital resources such as lecture notes, assessment tools, discussion boards and podcasts through myRMIT.College of Business educational software, the Learning Hub, other online and digital resources and printers are accessible on campus via the RMIT wireless network using your own laptop, tablet or smart phone or via computer facilities on-campus. You will be able to access the same software from home using myDesktop.
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Ongoing assessment throughout the semester includes examinations, essays, reports, presentations, group projects, research projects, quizzes and tests, blog journals and practical assignments.
You will benefit from regular contributions and interaction with companies like the Port of Melbourne Corporation, Coca-Cola Amatil, Cadbury Schweppes, Nike, Adidas, Toll Holdings, Wallenius Willensen, DP World and GS1.
Guiding the development of the College of Business, both nationally and internationally, is an Industry Advisory Board of high-profile executives chaired by Gerhard Vorster, Chief Strategy Officer, Deloitte. The Board creates a strategic bridge between the latest in technology and design thinking and business.
Graduates are encouraged to progress to the Master of Supply Chain and Logistics Management. Through further study, you will deepen your strategic management competencies to advance your career in business and government organisations, locally, nationally and internationally.
Professional recognition and accreditation
Students and graduates may be eligible for membership of The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport Australia (CILTA) and the Chartered Institute of Procurement & Supply (CIPS), provided membership requirements are met.