OTHM Level 7 Diploma in Logistics and Supply Chain Management (RQF)

Qualification Number: 601/8465/6

Overview

The Level 7 Diploma in Logistics and Supply Chain Management is designed for managers who have the authority and personal inspiration to translate organisational strategy into effective operational performance in the field of business and manufacturing.

The Level 7 Diploma in Logistics and Supply Chain Management has been developed to produce graduates with skills to understand logistics and supply chain management in which they operate and to align good strategic decision making to maintain their organisations competitive advantage.

Logistics and supply chain management bring together the business skills to manage the activities and flows of information between suppliers, manufacturers, logistics service providers, retailers and consumers. Successful completion of this diploma will enable learners to build on their strategic management and leadership skills and to focus on the requirements of implementing the organisation’s strategy.


 

Entry Requirements

Learner must fulfil at least one of the following criteria to be allowed entry to the qualification:

  • Possession of an honours degree in related subject or UK level 6 diploma or an equivalent overseas qualification
  • Mature learners (over 21) with management experience (learners must check with the delivery centre regarding this experience prior to registering for the programme)

English requirements:

  • If you are not from the United Kingdom or a majority English-speaking country, you must provide evidence that you are competent in English language at a minimum of CEFR (the Common European Framework) level B2 from a recognised English test provider or IELTS level 5.5 in each component

 

Qualification Structure

Learners need to complete all 8 mandatory units that provide a combined total of 120 credits:

Unit Ref. No. Mandatory Units Credit
F/508/2010 Principles of Logistics and Supply Chain Management 15
J/508/2011 Operations Design and Management 15
R/508/2013 Supply Chain Planning and Management 15
Y/508/2014 Procurement and Purchasing 15
D/508/2015 Supply Chain and Operations Strategy 15
K/508/2017 Sustainable Logistics Management 10
K/507/2622 Supply Chain and Operations Management 15
T/508/0626 Business Research Methods 20

Duration and Delivery

The qualification is designed to be delivered over one academic year for full-time study but it is also flexible in its delivery in order to accommodate part-time and distance learning.

The qualification is delivered face-to-face, through lectures, tutorials, seminars, distance, online by approved centres only.


Assessment and Verification

All units within this qualification are internally assessed by the centre and verified by OTHM. The qualifications are criterion referenced, based on the achievement of all the specified learning outcomes.

To achieve a ‘pass’ for a unit, a learner must have successfully passed all learning outcomes for that unit.

The Assessor should provide an audit trail showing how the judgement of the Learner’s overall achievement has been arrived at.


Progressions

Passing the OTHM Level 7 Diploma in Logistics and Supply Chain Management enables learners to progress into or within employment and/or continue their further study. OTHM has progression arrangement with a number of UK universities that acknowledges the ability of learners after studying Level 7 qualifications to be considered for advanced entry into masters top-up programmes.

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Fees

For UK/EU students: £1700*
* The fees is per academic year
** The fees includes in registration & assessment fees

Key Facts

Awarding Body : OTHM Qualifications
Course Duration : 6-9 months
Method of study : Full Time
Qualification Level : 7

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