Diploma in Global Operations & Supply Chain Management

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The Diploma in Global Operations and Supply Chain Management is a one-year qualification  offered on a part-time basis.

The Diploma is a one-year part-time course that will provide learners with the opportunity to take part in a structured educational programme that can assist them to develop the knowledge, skills and competencies in the field of Global Operations and Supply Chain Management. Learners will develop multi-disciplinary skills that will meet local, regional, and national needs. It will satisfy many of the skills required for an individual working in a Freight Transport, Logistics and Distribution environment, an area identified by the Expert Group on Future Skills Needs.

Starting in September 2017

Why Study for the Diploma in Global Operations & Supply Chain Management?
This programme is designed for those who wish to gain a qualification that will enable them to work in the Freight Transport, Distribution and Logistics (FTDL) sector in Ireland. The Expert Skills group on Future Skills Needs in their Report concluded that 13,500 to 15,500 FTDL job vacancies will become available over the next five years.

The Requirements for Entry

Applicants must have a Level 6 Qualification or equivalent.
Mature learners who are over 23 years of age on January 1st 2017 may be deemed eligible to take the course depending on their prior learning, work experience, general education standard, motivation and commitment to the course

How to Apply

It is important that you fill out the online application form as fully as possible in order to make the best case possible to gain a place on the course.  
On receipt of your application, the Dorset College will contact you and work with you through the application process. You may be requested to attend an interview to assess your suitability for your chosen course.  

For More Information, please contact cathal.kearney@dorset-college.ie   or call  (01 8309677)

Why Study the Diploma in Global Operations and Supply Chain Management?

This programme was designed for those who can gain a qualification that will enable them to fill future vacancies in the Freight Transport, Distribution and Logistics (FTDL) sector in Ireland.

The Expert Skills group on Future Skills Needs in their Report states that 13,500 to 15,500 FTDL job vacancies will become available over the next five years.


What Modules will you Study?

Life Skills for Success Marketing
Project Management Operations Management
Global Operations and Supply Chain Management Business Finance
e-Business & Digital Marketing Strategy Work Based Learning

How is the Programme Assessed?
A range of assessment methods will be used including individual and group projects, presentations, poster displays, reflective journals, practical exercises and examinations.

Award
Diploma in Global Operations and Supply Chain Management

Progression Opportunities for Graduates include the Bachelor of Business in International Business Level 8 Degree at Dorset College or related courses in other Colleges.

Career Opportunities

Career opportunities in logistics and supply chain management continue to grow. Even during downturns in the business cycle, when companies are cutting costs, the demand for able and experienced supply chain mangers remains high. Opportunities in logistics and supply chain management include the following:

Manufacturing, purchasing and procurement; quality management; inventory and materials management; forecasting and planning; business and systems analyst; operations and production management, retail support, transport and logistics, consultancy and research

Business Advisor Marketing Strategist
Supply Chain Manager Resource Manager
 Marketing Executive Change Analyst  

Academic Progression
Graduates may progress to complete a suitable Level 8 (Honours Bachelors) programme.   

 

Course Details

Diploma in Global Operations & Supply Chain Management [Part-Time]

Start Dates: Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday from 9/25/17 to 5/31/17

Code DIPSEP17
Price €2,800.00
Non EU Cost €2,800.00
Comments 26 Weeks - 2 evenings per week and 7 Saturdays

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