Higher Diploma in Supply Chain Management - WEXFORD CAMPUS

Institute of Technology, Carlow (CW-BXSCM-H)
Key Programme Details
Award

NFQ Level 8

NFQ Level

8 About NFQ

Delivery Method

Classroom - Evening

Mode

Part Time

ECTS Credits

60

Skills Area

Engineering, manufacturing and construction

General Information
Contact

Olivia Harvey

Email

Springboard@itcarlow.ie

Phone

0599175280

Address

Institute of Technology Carlow
Kilkenny Road
Carlow

Role

Springboard Administrator

Important Dates
Application Deadline

26/08/2018

Start Date

10/09/2018

End Date

30/06/2019

About this Course

This one-year graduate diploma programme has been designed for graduates of business and non-business disciplines in order to equip them with the necessary knowledge and competencies in Supply Chain Management and business. Supply Chain Management is concerned with the management of the flow of goods and information through the value chain, from materials acquisition to final consumption.

Objectives

Graduates of this programme will find employment opportunities in all manufacturing sectors including: electronics; pharmaceuticals and food processing - as buyers and material planners. Many opportunities also exist in logistics and distribution. This work involves using sophisticated
computerised planning tools such as MRP/ERP, interacting and negotiating with external suppliers and internal customers and contributing to project management as members of cross-functional
teams

Entry Requirements

Applicants require an NFQ Level 8 Award or equivalent, for entry to this programme. Other
applicants will be considered on an individual basis in accordance with the Institute policy
on Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL). The department reserves the right to require applicants to
attend for interview to determine their suitability for the programme.

Long Description

This one-year graduate diploma programme has been designed for graduates of business and non-business disciplines in order to equip them with the necessary knowledge and competencies in Supply Chain Management and business. Supply Chain Management is concerned with the management of the flow of goods and information through the value chain, from materials acquisition to final consumption.

Career Opportunities

Graduates of this programme will find employment opportunities in all manufacturing sectors including: electronics; pharmaceuticals and food processing - as buyers and material planners. Many opportunities also exist in logistics and distribution. This work involves using sophisticated
computerised planning tools such as MRP/ERP, interacting and negotiating with external suppliers and internal customers and contributing to project management as members of cross-functional
teams.

Timetable Info

1 YEAR — PART-TIME
(2 nights per week 7-10pm with some
Saturdays throughout the year)

Delivery Location

Wexford Campus (IT Carlow)
Summerhill Road
Wexford

Delivery Notes

In class.

Application Procedures

Apply online at www.springboardcourses.ie