This programme will equip you with an understanding of logistics and transport management and provides you with a wide understanding of how organisations incorporate and manage these functions. You will also be taught key practical skills in the specialist subject areas required for a career in business, purchasing and supply chain management. The programme also explores the environment, operations and processes of organisations and teaches students about managing logistics and transport.
The first-year courses are core for this programme and BA Hons Business Entrepreneurship and Innovation, BA Hons Business Purchasing and Supply Chain Management and BSc Hons Business. This allows you the option of switching to another specialist degree at the end of the first year once you have more understanding of the different business disciplines.
Direct entry to Year 2 and 3 is available for qualified applicants. Students on this programme may apply to participate in overseas exchanges with our Erasmus partners.
The aims of the programme are:
- To equip you with the ability to assess the contribution of logistics and transport to competitiveness, customer service and the creation of value
- To develop your comprehension of the strategic dimension of business activity essential in undertaking a management role in any organisation and to place a priority on integrated management skills as a prerequisite to strategic logistics.