Course Details

Course Code:
BSSCMAUPAD
Available:
Part-Time
Award:
Undergraduate
Faculty: Kemmy Business SchoolScience and Engineering
Course Type: Professional/Flexible
Fees: For Information on Fees, see section below.

Contact(s):

Name: Yvonne Delaney
Address: Programme Director Email: Yvonne.Delaney@ul.ie
Name: Breda Ahern
Address: Programme Administrator
Management Development Unit
Kemmy Business School
University of Limerick
Email: breda.ahern@ul.ie Telephone: +353 61 202 915

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Brief Description

Transform a comprehensive understanding of Supply Chain performance into a comprehensive advantage for your organisation. The BSc in Supply Chain management is

Designed to educate learners in the principles and practical application of SCOR framework concepts, this part-time course enables participants and supporting organisations to gain a competitive advantage and develop the ability to drive improvement in supply chain operations with measurable results.

For professionals who:

- Have a minimum of three years of organisational experience and aspire to or currently hold a management position

- Wish to develop and demonstrate effective skills, thinking and judgement in organisational inventory and supply chain management

- Hold a level-7 qualification in any discipline from a third-level institution, a NCEA National Diploma or equivalent qualification

 

Participants learn to:

  • Describe and discuss various concepts of operations management related to supply chain management and grounded in the SCOR model
  • ­Evaluate performance of supply chain activities and identify opportunities for improvement and integration
  • ­Respond to rapid changes in demand and capacity by adjusting and optimising supply chain activities
  • ­Research, evaluate and apply alternative methods to address new issues in supply chain operations
  • ­Use operations management models and best-practice techniques to address new or emerging situations and changes

How it works

  • The programme consists of ten taught modules and one project module
  • A company-based project in the final semester is key to the course, demonstration successful integration of course concepts in the learners’ workplace

Modules:  YEAR 3

PT4057:  Advanced Models & Frameworks for SCM

PT3011:  Plan with Supply Chains

PT3021:  Make with Supply Chains

PM3081: Organisational Behaviour 1

PT3051:  Source within Supply Chains

PT3061:  Deliver & Return within Supply Chains

AC3012:  Business Intelligence & Decision Making

AU3023:  Statistics

PT3041:  Lean Sigma Improvement Methodologies

PT4003:  Supply Chain Dynamics Game

Modules:  YEAR 4

MG3602:  Management of Change

MG4917:  Supply Chain Management & Customer Relationship Management

PT3081:    Integration Development to Production

PT4067:    Simulation Modelling & Analysis

MG4181:  Supply Chain Risk Assessment & Forecasting

MG3652:  Strategic Management

AC4906:    Corporate Social Responsibility

PT3071:    Information Systems & Decision Support

PT3091:    Supply Chain Project 1

For professionals who:

- Have a minimum of three years of organisational experience and aspire to or currently hold a management position

- Wish to develop and demonstrate effective skills, thinking and judgement in organisational inventory and supply chain management

- Hold a level-7 qualification in any discipline from a third-level institution, a NCEA National Diploma or equivalent qualification

What to Include with your Application
Delays in receiving these documents will affect the progress of your application.
- Photo or Scanned original copy of your transcripts for all years of study. (Graduates of UL need only provide us with their Student ID number.)
- Photo or Scanned copy of passport to verify ID and full legal name.
- A copy of your most recent CV.
- Applicants who do not have English as their first language may satisfy English Language requirements:

  • If your qualifications have been obtained in a country where English is an official language this will suffice
  • If this is not available, the following additional documents must be provided:
    • English translation of your qualification(s)/transcripts
    AND
    • English language competency certificate

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