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MC-SCMGT

Supply Chain Management (Professional)

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Gain expert skills to advance your career in logistics and supply chain management.

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  • Qualification
    Master of Supply Chain Management (Professional)
  • Duration
    1 year full-time
  • Credit
    200
  • CRICOS
    107628H
  • Location
    Curtin Perth,  Curtin Singapore
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Deadlines for applying direct to Curtin

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Semester 1, 2023

Applications now open!

12 February 2023

Semester 2, 2023

10 April 2023

6 July 2023

Semester 1, 2024

14 August 2023

8 February 2024

Semester 2, 2024

8 April 2024

4 July 2024

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Trimester 3A, 2022

8 December 2022

Applications now closed!

Trimester 1A, 2023

8 December 2022

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Trimester 2A, 2023

8 December 2022

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Trimester 3A, 2023

8 December 2022

Applications now closed!

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Why study Supply Chain Management (Professional) at Curtin?

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Access to leadership programs, specialist facilities and industry placements give you a competitive edge in the job market.

Outline

Outline

This one-year course is designed for logistics and supply chain specialists. You will significantly expand your professional skills and gain in-depth knowledge of current and emerging issues in supply chain management (SCM).

Key areas of study include logistics, operations and supply chain management; transportation and physical distribution; procurement; production; warehousing and inventory.

You will look at supply chain analytics, quality assurance and management and explore new ways of addressing current industry challenges.

You will explore ethical, responsible, and sustainable approaches to SCM as well as the role of digitalisation and innovative technologies.

As part of the course, you can pursue an advanced research project in areas such as emerging technologies, e-commerce, sustainability, digitalisation, disaster responses, public procurement and the circular economy, among others.

You can also apply for internship placements in supply chain to gain further industry skills.

Please refer to the handbook for additional course overview information.

What jobs can the Master of Supply Chain Management (Professional) lead to?

Careers

  • Commodities manager
  • Logistics manager
  • Supply chain planner
  • Strategic sourcing manager

Industries

  • Logistics
  • Manufacturing
  • Mining
  • Oil and gas exploration
  • Planning and operations

What you'll learn

  • evaluate and apply appropriate Logistics, Distribution, Operations, Procurement and Supply Chain Management principles and practices in a private, public, and not for profit sector environment to ensure effective, efficient, ethical and seamless supply chain operations and relationships.
  • critically analyse, assess, research and apply new technologies and collaborative methodologies through design and implementation of logistics and supply chain management theory.
  • effectively communicate and demonstrate knowledge and mastery of logistics and supply chain management with respect to policy, processes, relationships, strategies and procedures to all stakeholders within and external to the organisation.
  • deliver sustainable competitive advantage in relation to business practice through the application of best practice logistics and supply chain management principles, tools, techniques, and strategies.
  • apply 21st century logistics, distribution, procurement, and supply chain management theory to develop, implement and manage ethically, environmentally and socially responsive and integrated supply chain relationships that contribute strategically to achievement of the aims of the organisation.
  • demonstrate best practice professional skills to ensure sustainable accountability, responsibility, inclusivity, ethics and integrity regarding client relationship management, confidentiality, safety, and security for internal and external stakeholders of the organisation and its supply network.

Admission criteria

What you need in order to get into this course. There are different pathway options depending on your level of work and education experience.

Specifically, students require a bachelor degree in a related discipline from a recognised tertiary institution AND 3-5 years of relevant work experience

English requirements

Curtin requires all applicants to demonstrate proficiency in English. Specific English requirements for this course are outlined in the IELTS table below.

You may demonstrate English proficiency using the following tests and qualifications.

IELTS Academic (International English Language Testing System)

Writing

6.0

Speaking

6.0

Reading

6.0

Listening

6.0

Overall band score

6.5

Credit for recognised learning (CRL)

Use your experience to get credit towards your degree

Finish your course sooner with credit for your previous study or work experience.

Fees & charges

Domestic fee paying postgraduate

Fee year: 2023

Student type Cost
Domestic $29,149*

Fees are indicative only.

* Based on a first-year full-time study load of 200 credits. The total cost will depend on your course options (i.e. units selected and time taken to complete).

Location

For start dates, please view the academic calendar.

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2023

Semester 1
  • On campus
Semester 2
  • On campus

2024

Semester 1
  • On campus
Semester 2
  • On campus

2025

Semester 1
  • On campus
Semester 2
  • On campus
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2022

Trimester 3A
  • On campus

2023

Trimester 1A
  • On campus
Trimester 2A
  • On campus
Trimester 3A
  • On campus

2024

Trimester 1A
  • On campus
Trimester 2A
  • On campus
Trimester 3A
  • On campus

2025

Trimester 1A
  • On campus
Trimester 2A
  • On campus
Trimester 3A
  • On campus

All endeavours are made to ensure location information for courses is up to date but please note they are subject to change.

The University reserves the right to withdraw any unit of study or program which it offers, to impose limitations on enrolment in any unit or program, and/or to vary arrangements for any program.

How to apply

Please review information on how to apply for the campus of your choice

Please note that each campus has different application deadlines. Please view our application deadlines page for further information.

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