Bachelor of Business and Commerce (Logistics and Supply Chains)
- Semester 1 (February)
- Semester 2 (July)
- Semester 3 (November)
- 24 units
- 3 years or part-time equivalent
Program Information Set
Manage a complex network of connections
Do you prefer tasks which require a high attention to detail, excel in orderly and logical practical tasks, and planning for unforeseen events? USQ’s Bachelor of Business and Commerce (Logistics and Supply Chains) may be the degree for you. Logistics and Supply Chain managers are the quiet achievers of an organisation. They operate behind the scenes ensuring that products are produced and distributed in the right quantity, at the right time and to the right specifications.
Through this major you will learn essential skills in planning, procurement, storage, production and delivery from supplier/s to customer/s. It also provides you with skills in setting deadlines, identifying start times and determining the shortest possible times in completion of activities. The courses incorporate exercises and case studies which link the theoretical concepts with the real and practical aspects of logistics and supply chain industries.
In addition to this major, you can choose to study another area in-depth with a second major, or broaden your knowledge with a combination of minors and approved courses.
As a graduate, you will have career opportunities as a production manager, purchasing manager, planning and scheduling officer, logistics and supply chain manager, inventory manager, and distribution manager.
Other majors in the Bachelor of Business and Commerce include: Accounting, Accounting (Extended), Aviation Management and Safety, Business Law, Finance, General Commerce,Human Resource Management, Information Technology Management, International Business, Management and Leadership, Marketing, Marketing and Hospitality Management, Sustainable Business, Tourism Management and Tourism and Events Management.
How much will it cost?
Approximate annual costs1 for your first year of study (8 units) in this program are:
|Commonwealth supported||AUD 10399|
|Domestic full fee paying||AUD 18490|
Loan to help you pay your fees
You may not have to pay your course (subject) fees upfront. HECS-HELP and FEE-HELP allows you to defer your fees until your income reaches a certain level.
You may also be eligible to receive financial support from Centrelink.
Scholarships and financial assistance
You may be able to apply for scholarships to help with your study costs.
- Subject pre-requisite: English (4, SA) or equivalent
- Mathematics A (4, SA) is assumed.
English Language Requirements
You are required to satisfy the applicable English language requirements. This program requires a minimum of IELTS 6.0 or equivalent.
If you do not meet the English language requirements you may apply to study a University-approved English language program.
A number of other pathways are also available if you haven't been able to study previously or don't meet the requirements for entry into your program of interest.
How to apply
Applying directly to USQ:
- Semester 3, 2017 - applications close Monday 6 November, with semester 3 commencing on Monday 13 November 2017.
- Semester 1, 2018 - applications close Monday 19 February, with semester 1 commencing on Monday 26 February 2018.
- Semester 2, 2018 - applications close Monday 2 July, with semester 2 commencing on Monday 16 July.
If you are applying via QTAC, you will need to check the QTAC closing dates.