This Executive Certificate course equips students with the knowledge and practices of an integrated approach towards logistics operations in an organisation.
This specialised course comprises TWO modules: an online module on Integrated Logistics Management (ILM) and a Skills Project on Logistics Management.
The ILM module covers key topics on integration of logistics operations with functions of procurement, warehousing and transportation. The Skills Project module requires students to apply the knowledge gained on ILM and work on a project for effective logistics management of an organisation.
Topics for ILM Module
1. Integrated Approach to Logistics Operations
2. Integrating Procurement with Logistics
3. Integrating Warehousing with Logistics
4. Integrating Transportation with Logistics
5. Current and Future Logistics Trends
Course Duration & Frequency
This part-time course can be completed within six weeks, comprising 18 contact hours and about 18 non-contact hours. The course is intensive and requires students to attend class sessions once a week.
Faculty & Mode of Delivery
The executive certificate course in logistics management incorporates a blended learning mode, where students attend lectures and undertake online learning through recorded videos. Our faculty comprises highly experienced practitioners with the post-graduate academic and professional qualifications.
The mode of delivery for ILM module is online learning. The Skills Project module is facilitated through class sessions and conducted in phases where students are guided to work on an approved project until completion. Students are expected to make use of relevant websites for the purposes of learning and working on the project.
An applicant must be at least 21 years old, and have at least 1 year of relevant work experience. Those who do not meet the criteria but have at least 3 years of work experience can be considered on a case-by-case basis subject to review by the Academic Board.