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Supply Chain Management 5

New Zealand Certificate in Supply Chain Management (Level 5)

BI1901

Course details

  • Feb 2020
    Apr 2020
  • One year part time
  • Part-time
  • $3362
  • Level 5
  • Hamilton City Campus

Summary

This programme is for people currently working in, or wanting to work in operational decision-making roles in supply chain management. Study will be based on real-world examples from industry.

Students will gain broad knowledge of supply chain concepts, linkages, and practices. They will also gain knowledge of demand management, manufacturing planning and control, inventory management, procurement and distribution, and relevant legislation.

The programme is delivered part-time. Weeks 1, 4 and 7 includes face-to-face delivery on campus. The remainder will be delivered online with tutors’ presence to answer any questions. The face-to-face weeks are delivered between 4-7pm (except the first class in each module which will be run from 3-7pm). The hours are intended to allow for work and life commitments.

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Module code Module name Level Credits Pre-requisites Co-requisites
SCMG501Operations Management Skills in a Supply Chain Context515  
SCMG502Communication Skills in Supply Chain Management 
515  
SCMG503Legislation and Health and Safety in Supply Chain 
515  
SCMG504Technical Supply Chain Management Skills 515  

Career/further opportunities

Graduates will be capable of working in unsupervised supply chain management roles and may have some responsibility in supervising others.

Entry criteria

Candidates can gain entry to this programme by meeting one of the following criteria:

Based on your school achievement (secondary school study):

  • 40 credits at NCEA Level 2; including 10 literacy credits at NCEA Level 2 and 10 numeracy credits at NECA Level 2;
  • Or a recognised equivalent.

Based on study completed after school (tertiary study):

  • A relevant qualification at NZQF Level 3 or above;
  • Or a recognised equivalent.

Based on discretionary entrance

Applicants who do not meet any of the entry options stated above and think they have what it takes to complete this programme, can apply for discretionary entrance. The application is based on the applicant's ability to demonstrate a likelihood to succeed in the programme. The decision is at the discretion of the Head of School/Centre Director or their delegate. The ability to progress into further study depends on how successful the applicant is within the programme they apply and are accepted into under discretionary entrance.

Selection criteria

Candidates are in employment or have access to an organisation where they have supply chain operations responsibilities as part of their role.

English language requirements

Candidates who have English as a second language are required to have an International English Language Test System (IELTS) score of 5.5 in the academic band, with no individual band score lower than 5.0; or equivalent.

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Pathways

Your first day

Are you ready for your first day of class? Check out your start date and where you need to be. You can also find useful information about studying at Wintec on our Welcome page.

Students beginning February 2020

Mini induction 
Date: Tuesday 18 February 2020
Time: 3pm
Venue: D1.45, City Campus

Students beginning April 2020

Mini induction
Date: Tuesday 28 April 2020
Time: 3pm
Venue: D1.45, City Campus

Students beginning July 2020

Mini induction
Date: Tuesday 14 July 2020
Time: 3pm
Venue: Dg.08, City Campus

Students beginning September 2020

Mini induction
Date: Tuesday 22 September 2020
Time: 3pm
Venue: Dg.08, City Campus

What you will need

Timetable information

All timetables are available via Timetable Net on our website.

How to find your way around

Parking and bus information

Both the Rotokauri and City campuses have parking available - permits are required. Learn more about parking. Find out about discounted bus services here.

Wintec pōwhiri/nau mai, haere mai

Wintec extends a warm invitation to all new students to attend a Pōwhiri to welcome the semester ahead. After formalities, light refreshments will be served in the marae dining room, Te Kōpū Mānia o Kirikiriroa, Wintec City Campus.

Click here to find out where and when the next Pōwhiri will be.

Paying for your study

Course related costs

Additional information

Booklist

Purchasing textbooks

If your programme requires you to have access to textbooks, these can be purchased through a range of suppliers listed below:

Hamilton-based supplier

  • Bennetts (Bennetts has a store operating on campus at the University of Waikato, Hamilton)

New Zealand-based suppliers

General book suppliers

First aid certificate

Health status

Uniform

Equipment

Clinical placement

Prospectus (course guide)

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