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Level 5 Diploma in Logistics and Supply Chain Management

Course Description

Overview

OTHM Level 5 Diploma in Logistics and Supply Chain Management course at London College of Professional Studies. It is intended to develop learners’ understanding of policy, management theory and practice in logistics and supply chain management. It provides learners with an opportunity to engage with the challenges facing professionals and policy makers in their own country. They will provide knowledge that underpins the ability to work as an effective manager in the sector. They combine both theoretical and practical knowledge in the profession and will also help develop and enhance knowledge and skills in the areas of leading change, effective planning, risk assessment and forecasting. Learners will be able to work in a variety of roles within logistics and supply chain management.

Description

The Level 5 Diploma in Logistics and Supply Chain Management will develop the Learner’s ability to:

  • apply analytical and evaluative techniques and to enhance those skills;
  • investigate issues and opportunities;
  • develop their awareness and appreciation of managerial, organisational and environmental issues;
  • use management techniques and practices in imaginative ways;
  • make use of relevant information from different sources;
  • develop and encourage problem-solving and creativity to tackle problems and challenges;
  • exercise judgement, own and take responsibility for decisions and actions; and develop the ability to recognise and reflect on personal learning and improve their personal, social and other transferable skills.

Delivery Methods

London College of Professional Studies provide various flexible delivery methods to its learners which include blended learning, online learning, distance learning and In-class learning. The learners can choose the mode of study as per their choice and convenience. Learners are able to interact with tutors and we also provide students with the LCPS online portal where they can see all the study notes, assignments briefing and online library.

Duration

The programme is available in 2 duration modes:

6 Month

9 Month

Accreditation

This Level 5 Diploma in Logistics and Supply Chain Management programme is accredited by Ofqual Awarding body (Othm)

Course Delivery

The programme is delivered in 2 methods:

  • Online
  • Blended

Entry Requirements

For entry onto the Diploma in Logistics and Supply Chain Management qualification, learners must possess:

  • Relevant NQF/QCF/RQF Level 4 diploma or equivalent recognised qualification
  • The learner must be 18 years or older at the beginning of the course.

Module Structure

Logistics and Supply Chain Management Level 5 qualification consists of 6 mandatory units for a combined total of 120 credits.

Unit Ref. No. Unit title Unit Level Unit Credit
A/617/6039 Business Communication 5 20
M/617/6040 Purchasing, Supplier Management and Negotiation 5 20
T/617/6041 Supply Chain Management 5 20
A/617/6042 Business Ethics and Corporate Social Responsibility 5 20
F/617/6043 Strategic Management 5 20
J/617/6044 Supply Chain Risk Assessment and Forecasting 5 20
Total: 120

Progression

Successful completion of Level 5 Diploma in Logistics and Supply Chain Management qualification provides learners the opportunity for a wide range of academic progressions including progression to a relevant OTHM Level 6 Diploma.

Employment Progression

Depending on which part of the supply chain you are in, your day-to-day tasks may include:

  • working with procurement managers and buyers to select products that are in demand and will sell
  • negotiating and managing contracts with suppliers
  • planning the best way to get goods from suppliers to distribution centers and retailers
  • tracking shipments and stock levels using computer software
  • looking at ways to improve supply chain networks
  • monitoring overall performance to make sure targets are met
  • preparing forecasts and inventories

Assessment

Assessment is via assignment submission.

No Exams

Payment Plan

Payment option
Fee £1320  ( Including VAT )

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Level 5
Duration  6 Month (Fast track),

9 Month

Delivery Online, Blended
Assessment Assessment is via assignment submission only,

No Exams

 

Payment Plan

Payment option
Fee £1320  ( Including VAT )

 

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