Graduate Certificate in Logistics Management (GradCertLogMan)

Course CodeGCLOGMGT1000
Course TypePostgraduate
Credit Points Required 24
This program is not available
to international students.


The following information is for students who commenced study in the Graduate Certificate in Logistics Management before 2014. New students commencing study in the Graduate Certificate in Logistics Management from 2014 should refer the information for this course on the Postgraduate Courses page.

The Institute of Transport and Logistics Studies in the University of Sydney Business School is an Australian Key Centre of Excellence and world class research institute with strong industry links and a key role in developing innovative ideas in logistics and supply chain management policy. Our programs focus on management and operations, developing specialist skills in: applying the concepts, techniques and principles that underlie logistics and supply chain management; understanding the relationships between business processes within and between organisations; using systems approaches to solve business problems; and managing the impact of current and future trends in logistics management on business processes.

Minimum duration of course

0.5 years1 year

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Course structure

Please Note: Students who commenced their degree prior to 2011 should refer to the course structure, available major subject areas and resolutions in the handbook for the year they commenced. Archived handbooks can be accessed on the Handbooks website.

To be awarded the Graduate Certificate in Logistics Management, students must successfully complete a total of four units of study (24 credit points), comprising:

  • three core units of study (18 credit points)
  • one elective unit of study (six credit points)

Core units of study

* Students demonstrating extensive practical experience in the logistics industry may apply to substitute an alternative logistics management unit of study for TPTM5001/ITLS5000 Students should send their resume with a covering email outlining their experience to the Postgraduate Coordinator for Logistics Management at (

Elective units of study

* Not offered in 2014. All TPTM units will not be offered from 2014.

Progression guide

Students complete the required core and elective units of study. The following table shows an illustrative course progression example for a student enrolled in the Graduate Certificate of Logistics Management on a full-time basis completing four units of study per semester.

Year / Semester Unit of study 1 Unit of study 2 Unit of study 3 Unit of study 4 Total credit points
Year 1
TPTM5001 OR ITLS5000 TPTM6115 OR ITLS6006 OR one of: ITLS6001, ITLS6002, ITLS6003 or ITLS6004 TPTM6495 OR ITLS5200 elective 24

Please Note: The information listed in this program of study example is meant as a guide only. Students should always check the requirements for individual units of study. Students are usually able to complete the units of study for their course in different sequences to that listed above. You are advised to plan your program based upon your individual needs and to contact the Student Information Office if you need any assistance in planning your progression in your course.