Logistics and Supply Chain Management

The units of study listed in the following table are those available for the current year. Students may also include any units of study, which are additional to those currently listed, which appear under these subject areas in the Business School handbook/website in subsequent years (subject to any prerequisite or prohibition rules).

Timetabling information for the current year is available on the Business School website. Students should note that units of study are run subject to demand.

Table of postgraduate units of study: Commerce

Unit of study Credit points A: Assumed knowledge P: Prerequisites C: Corequisites N: Prohibition Session

Logistics and Supply Chain Management

Achievement of a specialisation in Logistics and Supply Chain Management requires 30 credit points from this table comprising:
(i) 6 credit points in foundational units of study
(ii) 24 credit points in elective units of study

Units of study for the specialisation

Foundational unit of study

ITLS5000
Foundations of Supply Chain Management
6    N TPTM6155 or TPTM5001
Semester 1
Semester 2

Elective units of study

ITLS5200
Quantitative Logistics and Transport
6    C ITLS5000 or TPTM5001 or ITLS5100 or TPTM6241
N TPTM6495
Semester 1
Semester 2
ITLS6002
Supply Chain Planning and Design
6    P ITLS5200 or TPTM6495 or STAT5002
C ITLS5000 or TPTM5001 or TPTM6155
N TPTM6190
Semester 1
Semester 2
ITLS6003
Contemporary Procurement
6    A Basic ability to work with Excel is assumed.
C ITLS5200 or QBUS5001
N TPTM6400
Semester 1
Semester 2
ITLS6007
Disaster Relief Operations
6    N TPTM6390
Intensive July
ITLS6008
Production and Operations Management
6    C ITLS5000
Semester 2
ITLS6101
Global Freight Logistics Management
6    N TPTM6440
Semester 1
ITLS6107
Applied GIS and Spatial Data Analytics
6    N TPTM6180


This unit assumes no prior knowledge of GIS; the unit is hands-on involving the use of software, which students will be trained in using.
Semester 2