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Programmes leading to Overseas University Awards

 Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Logistics and Supply Chain Management 
Programme Code84A24
Awarding InstitutionNorthumbria University, UK    
Programme Starting Date30 Sep 2019
Aims and ObjectivesThis top-up degree programme is designed for holders of Associate Degree or Higher Diploma. It aims to study the whole field of supply chain management, including buying, inventory control, supplier development, customer service, logistics and distribution, and encourages the development of functional expertise and skills as well as the understanding of the strategic significance of the supply chain philosophy.
Features- Newcastle Business School (NBS) of Northumbria University (NU) is part of an elite group of business schools worldwide, having been awarded Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International) double accreditation in business and accounting.

- Newcastle Business School won the Business School of the Year award at the Times Higher Education Awards 2015.

- Northumbria University is ranked joint 48th in Times Higher Education's UK University Rankings 2019 and 50th in "Business and Management Studies" in the UK (The Complete University Guide 2019)

- 34th intake since January 2003*

- Accumulative total of around 5,000* graduates in various professions in Hong Kong

- The curriculum, syllabuses and assessments are identical to those delivered on campus in Newcastle

- Students will be assessed by assignments (some modules may also have a written examination)

- Students will be awarded the degree by NU upon successful completion of study

- Classes are held at PolyU Hung Hom Bay Campus or PolyU West Kowloon Campus

- Supported by web-based learning materials

- Students can access PolyU library facilities

- Scholarship opportunities are available for students with outstanding academic results

- Students may apply, on a competitive basis, to attend the English Language and Cultural Learning Programme at Northumbria University in Newcastle and experience the life and culture in the UK during the Summer Term. Successful candidates will be required to contribute part of the costs involved.

- Students are eligible to apply for the Government's Extended Non-means-tested Loan

* These figures cover other Northumbria University programmes offered at SPEED.
Normal Duration2 years (Part-time)
Medium of InstructionEnglish
Programme LeaderDr Peggy Ng Mei-lan BASc, MBus, PgCertEd, MSc, DBA, AFHEA
Professional RecognitionStudents of this intake who successfully graduate from the programme with satisfactory results with an overall minimum mark of 50% may be eligible for exemption from the academic requirements for Chartered Membership of The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILT), UK*.

*Re-accreditation is being sought and to be confirmed.