THE HONG KONG POLYTECHNIC UNIVERSITYSPEED
Programmes leading to Overseas Awards

 Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Logistics and Supply Chain Management 
Programme Code84A24
Awarding InstitutionNorthumbria University, UK    
Programme Starting Date25 Sep 2017
Aims and ObjectivesThis top-up 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 won the Business School of the Year award at the Times Higher Education Awards 2015.

- Newcastle Business School has become the first in Europe to achieve double accreditation, for their Accounting and Business programmes, from AACSB International – The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business. This accreditation puts Newcastle Business School in an elite group of only 1% of business schools worldwide.

- Newcastle Business School is ranked 43rd in the UK (Sunday Times and Times Good University Guide 2016)

- 30th intake since January 2003*

- Accumulative total of over 4,600* 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 UNN upon successful completion of study

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

- Supported by web-based learning materials

- Access to PolyU library facilities

- Scholarship opportunities 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.

- The whole programme is CEF reimbursable.

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

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

*subject to review by CILT, UK