Bachelor of Commerce (Supply Chain Management)

Bachelor of Commerce (Supply Chain Management)

PROGRAMME DESCRIPTION

The Bachelor of Commerce in Supply Chain Management is a dynamic programme designed to give candidates specialist knowledge within the growing field of supply chain management. A well implemented supply chain management system has been identified as a key tool in the success of today’s leading business. Supply chain management involves the coordination, production, shipment and delivery of goods from the point of production to the point of consumption.

Students enrolled in the programme will be exposed to the learning areas of operations supply chain management, logistics and purchasing. Students will obtain in-depth knowledge in the field of supply chain management. Graduates of this programme will be well placed to occupy positions in industry and to pursue post graduate studies.

 

ASSESSMENT 

The final assessment mark for each module consists of an assignment (50%) and a written examination (50%). Examinations are written at the end of each semester.

 

MINIMUM DURATION 

3 Years 

 

NQF LEVEL

National Qualifications Framework Level 7 (360 credit points)

 

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

Either a Pass in 3 subjects at A level and 1 subject at Subsidiary level at HSC Or Pass in 2 subjects at A level and 2 subject at Subsidiary level at HSC Or Pass in 3 Subject at A level at the London General Certificate

 

MODE OF DELIVERY

Full time and Supported distance learning.

 

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

  • School leavers and those aspiring to pursue a career in Supply Chain Management
  • Persons currently employed in supply chain management related positions and wishing to extend their knowledge in the field with the view to becoming supply chain managers. 
  • Individuals wishing to pursue a career in supply chain management
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STUDENT SUPPORT 

The BCom Supply Chain Management is delivered through supported distance learning. Workshops are held each semester to support students in their studies. A study guide accompanies each module. The guide includes compulsory readings, self-study activities, tutorial letters and assessment exercises. In addition, students have access to online journals, past examination papers and supplementary learning materials available on the website.

 

LEARNING OUTCOMES

Upon completion of the BCom Supply Chain Management, the student should be able to:

  • Understand the key concepts in Supply chain management, logistics, operation and purchasing.
  • Develop and implement strategic supply plans.
  • Analyse the performance of supply chain partners and develop methods to improve supply chain performance. 
  • Analyse and interpret information to facilitate strategy formulation and decission making in supply chain management.
  • Apply and integrate knowledge to solve supply chain problems.

 

PROGRAMME STRUCTURE

Year 1

Business Management 1A

End User Computing 1T

Business Mathematics 1T

Economics 1A

Business Management 1B

Business Information Systems

Financial Accounting 1T

Economics 1B

 

YEAR 2

Business Management 2A

Supply Chain Management 2A

Management Accounting 1T

Business Law 1T

Business Management 2B

Supply Chain Management 2B

Business Statistics 1T

Project Management 2T

 

YEAR 2

Business Management 3A

Business Management 3B

Supply Chain Management 3A

Supply Chain Management 3B

Supply Chain Management 3C

Supply Chain Management 3D

Supply Chain Management 3E

Supply Chain Management 3F

 


Contact Us

YKBS
Morcellement Belle Terre Road (VRS)
Highlands 73604
MAURITIUS

Email: registry@ykbs.ac.mu

Tel: +230 698 9000 / +230 698 4087

Mobile: +230 5754 7100 / +230 5710 4242

Fax: +230 698 9010

 

YKBS Ltd is a private company registered by the Registrar of Companies with specific aims to promote higher education in Mauritius. The company's operation started in July 2002 and has been involved in the promotion of MBA and other management programmes on full-time and supported distance learning mode of deliveries.