This course has been designed to provide an understanding of complex supply chains, production processes, distribution and materials management, channels of supply, procurement and strategic planning for the supply chain.
It can be studied by part-time flexible delivery methods of study, through utilising Internet-based resources, weekly interactive support, online video conferences with tutor support, and face-to-face contact for up to three days every fifteen weeks.
This course will provide you with the knowledge to analyse how current logistical techniques in material flow, cost control and information technology enable the effective integration of supply chains.
Why Choose Us?
The School of Engineering, Design and Manufacturing Systems is a recognised leader in education, training and business solutions, offering a wide range of courses that benefit from active engagement with regional, national and international industry - giving students the best possible introduction to modern engineering.
The school is the first UK-based academy for PTC Inc – a major business software solutions provider to the US-Government and international business, this partnership allows our students to have access to industry-standard tools such as ProE. We are a lighthouse member of the SAP University Alliance Programme and are also working with leading international technology and engineering solution provider, Technosoft, providing our students with access to the latest industry-standard computer-aided engineering (CAE) tools.
Located in the prestigious £114 million City Centre Campus at Millennium Point in the heart of Birmingham, we have fantastic facilities that support students from all levels of study including foundation, professional development short courses and postgraduate research courses.
Our well-equipped workshops and laboratories will enhance your educational experience, providing a bridge between theoretical learning and hands-on teaching to prepare you for a career in industry.
The school has approximately 800 students and 40 academic and support staff , in disciplines extending from automotive, aerospace, manufacturing, ICT and environmental.
The school is accredited by leading professional bodies, such as the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) and the Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE). We have also developed relationships with a number of sector bodies including the Chamber of Commerce, the Accelerate Partnership and the Midlands Aerospace Alliance.
The school has strong academic and research links with business and industry, such as Morgan Motor Company, and actively works with leading international technology and engineering solution partners such as PTC and Technosoft, providers of industry standard computer aided engineering tools.
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