The aim of the qualification is to develop the student’s applied and cognitive competencies in the acquisition, interpretation, understanding, and applications of logistics principles. The student should be able to analyze and explain strategic decisions in the context of a logistics operations unit or company, and to assess and interpret the external impact of decisions. The student should also be able to reflect on her/his managerial decisions and applications to assess the effect thereof in the holistic context of logistics operations and management. Students must have experience in the logistics industry, in order to contextualize their learning to their business environment, and the appreciate improvements and interventions they can effect in their working environments.
A National Diploma (Logistics) or a National Diploma (Purchasing Management) or an equivalent qualification at N.Q.F. Level 6 with Logistics and Purchasing as major modules as determined by a Status Committee with an average of 60% for all third year modules, and a minimum average of 65% in each of the majors Logistics and Purchasing.
Meeting the Faculty’s minimum requirements for a particular programme does not necessarily guarantee admission to that programme as specific selection criteria may be applied and due to space constraints.
Registration and Start Dates
Registration starts in January and lectures in February for both Undergraduate and Postgraduate course work programmes.
All research programmes for Masters and PhD can register throughout the year.
End Date: Academic starts in January and ends in December. Programme deadline is determined by the duration of the programme.