Graduate Certificate in Logistics Management
The information on this page applies to future students. Current students should refer to their faculty handbooks for course information.
The Sydney Graduate Certificate in Logistics Management is designed for those who want to undertake a short academic training course for career reasons, or to sample further study to assess whether a Graduate Diploma in Logistics Management or Master of Logistics Management program would be suitable for them.
A graduate certificate is a good entry point for students wanting to consolidate their understanding of Logistics Management. In most circumstances, you can choose to progress to the graduate diploma or master’s course in Logistics Management on successful completion of the graduate certificate.
Units of study
For full information on Units of Study available in this course, please visit the Sydney Courses website
Full units of study list
- BUSS6124 - International Exchange Program
- TPTM5001 - Logistics and Supply Chain Management
- TPTM6115 - Organisational Logistics
- TPTM6130 - Transport and Logistics Strategy
- TPTM6160 - Aviation Management and Logistics
- TPTM6170 - Value Chain Management
- TPTM6180 - Geographical Information Systems
- TPTM6190 - Logistics Systems
- TPTM6200 - Maritime Logistics
- TPTM6210 - Reverse Logistics and Closed Loop SCM
- TPTM6222 - Railway Planning and Operations
- TPTM6224 - Intelligent Transport & Logistic Systems
- TPTM6240 - Public Transport Policy and Planning
- TPTM6241 - Transport Modes and Systems
- TPTM6260 - International Logistics
- TPTM6310 - Project Management in Supply Chains
- TPTM6350 - Strategic Transport Modelling
- TPTM6360 - Traffic Systems Management and Control
- TPTM6380 - Retail Logistics Management
- TPTM6390 - Logistics in Humanitarian Aid Projects
- TPTM6400 - Strategic and Operational Procurement
- TPTM6440 - International Freight Transportation
- TPTM6450 - Transport Policy
- TPTM6470 - Sustainable Transport & Logistic Systems
- TPTM6495 - Analysis Tools for Transport & Logistics
Further course information
The Graduate Certificate in Logistics Management requires the completion 24 credit points comprising two components:
(i) three core units of study; and
(ii) one elective units of study.
The three core units consist of: TPTM5001 Logistics and Supply Chain Management, TPTM6115 Organisational Logistics, TPTM6495 Analysis Tools for Transport and Logistics. Completion of one elective option is a requirement of the Graduate Certificate in Logistics Management and students are required to select their electives from a specified list.
The Logistic Management courses provide training in the field of logistics and supply chain management, with a particular emphasis on management and operations. Logistics is currently one of the most popular areas of study with plenty of job opportunities, especially in the Asia-Pacific region. Logistics specialists are found in the private and public sectors in distribution, manufacturing, policy and planning.
Entry into a graduate certificate requires either a tertiary qualification (pass degree) or at least three years work experience. For specific entry requirements: http://sydney.edu.au/business/futurestudents/postgraduate_study/pg_coursework_studies
How to apply
How to apply
Applications are made directly to the University and assessed by the Business School.
How to apply
Indicative postgraduate student contribution amount
Indicative postgraduate student contribution amount not available for Graduate Certificate in Logistics Management.
Annual review for postgraduate student contribution amount
Annual review for postgraduate student contribution amount not available for Graduate Certificate in Logistics Management.
Postgraduate Domestic Tuition Fee
This 2013, tuition fee for a domestic postgraduate student represents the fee that is payable by you in the calendar year you commence your course, commencing in 2012 for a standard annual full time load of 48 credit points (1.0 EFTSL). If your study load is more or less than the 1.0 EFTSL your fee will differ.
Annual review for postgraduate domestic tuition fee
Importantly, tuition fees are subject to annual review by the University, and are likely to increase each year of your period of study, effective at the start of each calendar year.
Additional incidental fees
For some courses there are incidental fees additional to the student contribution and/or course fee. Some of those fees are significant, for example, faculty-specific materials, tools, protected clothing and equipment. For further information about these additional incidental fees, please visit the University's Future Students' website.
Potential for inaccuracy
Whilst every reasonable effort has been made to include correct and up to date information in this prospectus, you are also advised to consult directly with the Student Centre for domestic students or the International Office for international students so that they can provide you with specific and up to date information about those fees.
The academic requirements that are displayed are applicable to currently available courses only, and are updated annually in October and may be changed without notice. The Faculty Handbook and the University of Sydney Calendar are the official legal source of information relating to study at the University of Sydney, and you are referred to those documents
Please note that if you are classified by the University as a Research Training Scheme student in accordance with the Other Grants Guidelines (Research) 2010, you will be exempt from the payment of any SCA or tuition fees for courses undertaken as part of a Research Masters degree and Research Doctoral degree. More information about your eligibility for this Scheme is available here.
International tuition fees for postgraduate students
International tuition fees for postgraduate students not available for Graduate Certificate in Logistics Management.
Annual review not available for Graduate Certificate in Logistics Management.
Additional incidental fees and health insurance
Additional incidental fees and health insurance not available for Graduate Certificate in Logistics Management.
Potential for inaccuracy
Potential for inaccuracy not available for Graduate Certificate in Logistics Management.