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Global Logistics BSc (Hons) 2017/18 entry

Clearing 2017

Clearing places available on this course

We have limited places available on this course through Clearing. Contact us to discuss your options:

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Reasons to make us your clearing choice

  • No. 12 UK University - The Guardian University Guide 2018
  • Awarded Gold in the Teaching and Excellence Framework (TEF)
  • 1st for overseas student experiences in 2015/16 - HESA 2017
  • UK’s top new university - The Guardian and the Complete University Guides 2018
Course code:

J960

Study options:

1 year

 

Location:

Coventry University

Starting:

September 2017

 

Fees:
Faculty:

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For questions regarding study and admissions please contact us:

+44 (0) 24 7765 2222


Overview

If you have existing logistics and supply chain experience or qualifications, top them up to degree level with this final year course.

Why Coventry University?

An award-winning university, we are committed to providing our students with the best possible experience. We continue to invest in both our facilities and our innovative approach to education. Our students benefit from industry-relevant teaching, and resources and support designed to help them succeed. These range from our modern library and computing facilities to dedicated careers advice and our impressive Students’ Union activities.

Global ready

An international outlook, with global opportunities

Employability

Career-ready graduates, with the skills to succeed

Teaching Excellence

Taught by lecturers who are experts in their field

Course essentials

A degree which offers you more, at no extra cost

Course information

This fascinating course aims to provide the knowledge, skills and expertise needed to enter management roles within global logistics and supply chain management in our 24 hours a day, seven days a week, 365 days a year society.

You will be introduced to a range of information management technology tools and analytical methods to support the analysis and design of policy and practice international logistics and the management of the global supply chain.

We consider the professional responsibilities associated with the logistics industry, providing you with an understanding of the ethical and legal issues, such as green logistics and corporate social responsibility.

Modules

Overview

Modules

  • Semester 1

    • Global Logistics and Supply Chain Management
    • Project management


    Optional modules:

    • Advanced Business English


    or the following two modules:

    • Individual Project for Logistics and Transport – Preparation
    • Add+Vantage
  • Semester 2

    • Inventory and Distribution Management
    • Individual Project for Logistics and Transport – Realisation or Individual Project


    Optional modules (1 of the following):

    • Humanitarian Engineering
    • Business Simulation
    • Lean Manufacturing

In more detail...

There is some flexibility for students to tailor the course to suit their personal requirements.  There are mandatory modules consisting of:  Global Logistics and Supply Chain Management, Inventory and Distribution Management and Project management.  Students then select one of the following modules to study:   Lean Manufacturing, Humanitarian Engineering, or Business Simulation (all subject to availability).  There are then a further two options available:  option 1 is a 20 credit individual project and Advanced Business English for a further 20 credits; option 2* is a 30 credit individual project and a 10 credit Add+Vantage module selected from the wide range available at level 3.  

The course includes automatic acceptance and membership of the Coventry University Global Leaders’ Programme which will further enhance the opportunity to study related topics.

Global ready

Did you know we help more students travel internationally than any other UK university according to data from the experts in higher education data and analysis, HESA?

In 2015/16, we were able to provide a total of 2101 experiences abroad that lasted at least five days, 76% of which were our own organised trips for undergraduates and 23% from postgraduate travel.

Much of this travel is made possible through our Global Leaders Programme, which enables students to prepare for the challenges of the global employment market, as well as strengthening and developing their broader personal and professional skills.

Explore our international experiences

1st for

international experiences

Sending more students overseas than any other UK uni (HESA)


2,101

Student experiences

The number of student trips abroad for at least 5 days in 2015/16



16,000

and counting

The number of students we’ve helped travel internationally so far


21

global programmes

As well as trips, we offer other opportunities like language courses

Clearing places available on this course

During Clearing, the tariff points for this course may change. Clearing tariff points will be published 14th August.

Know your results? See if we could offer you a place

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Tuition Fees

We pride ourselves on offering competitive tuition fees which we review on an annual basis and offer a wide range of scholarships to support students with their studies. Course fees are calculated on the basis of what it costs to teach each course and we aim for total financial transparency.

For more information, please visit our Finance pages.

Starts

Fee


September 2017

£9,250 (per year)


Scholarships

If you're a truly outstanding undergraduate candidate we may be able to offer you a Coventry University Scholarship.

Coventry University Scholarships are awarded to recognise truly exceptional sports achievement and academic excellence.

Starts

Fee


September 2017

£9,250 (per year)


Scholarships

For the September 2017 and January 2018 intakes, we're investing £1 million into scholarships for high achieving and enterprising students.

Our scholarships are worth up to £10,000 and every student that applies will be considered. Fulfil your potential this academic year with Coventry University!

Starts

Fee


September 2017

£14,104 (per year)


Career prospects

On successful completion of this course, you should be equipped with the required knowledge and skills necessary to secure graduate level employment in the logistics sector. Furthermore, successful completion provides automatic entry to a limited number of MSc related courses within the department.

Coventry University is committed to preparing you for your future career and giving you a competitive edge in the graduate job market. The University's Careers and Employability team provide a wide range of support services to help you plan and prepare for your career.

The Faculty of Engineering, Environment and Computing's own comprehensive package of support, EC Futures, involves a wide range of employer initiatives, course activities, professional guidance and technical work experience programmes to help students ultimately secure the right graduate role

Disclaimer

By accepting your offer of a place with us, a Student Contract (“the Contract”) will be formed between you and the University. The Contract will detail all of your rights and also the obligations you will be bound by during your time as a student and will also contain all of the obligations that the University owes to you.  We would encourage you to read the Student Contract before you accept any offer of a place at the University. A copy of the Contract can be found here.