What will I learn?

You will learn the theory about supply chains and the challenges associated with the management of getting the right product to the right person in the most cost effective and timely manner. Content includes project management, e-commerce, resource integration, contemporary issues in supply chain management and an industry project. This qualification provides a thorough grounding in business and management practice, appropriate for people wishing to enter management roles in business.

To be awarded a Graduate Diploma you will successfully complete 120 credits at Levels 6 and 7 as shown below:

• 120 credits
• all compulsory papers specified for the Graduate Diploma
• a minimum of 45 credits at Level 6
• a minimum of 75 credits at Level 7

You will learn how to:

  • Apply specialised technical knowledge and skills to the supply chain management field
  • Integrate into your workplace environment quickly

Career Options

Be work ready to be employed in a supply chain management role within your chosen field of expertise.

Further Study Options

  • Master of Applied Management
  • Study at postgraduate level

Study options

Full Time (1 year)

Tuition fees
Information not available
Start date

22 November 2021, 15 March 2022, 25 July 2022

Venue

Western Institute of Technology at Taranaki

New Plymouth Campus,

20 Bell Street,

NEW PLYMOUTH,

Welbourn,

4310, New Zealand

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Degree or higher tertiary qualification; or Level 6 or 7 Diploma and relevant work and/or life experience; or Equivalent knowledge, life skills, work experience or study. Students must also meet the English language proficiency requirements as below: IELTS 6.0 (academic) overall with no less than 5.5 in any band or any one of the below scores. TOEFL Paper-based test (pBT) - Score of 550 (with an essay score of 5 TWE), TOEFL Internet-based test (iBT) - Score of 60 (with a writing score of 20), PToE(Academic) score of 50. Cambridge English Examinations: FCE, or FCE for schools, or CAE, or CPE with a score of 169. No less than 162 in each skill OET at Grade C in all sub-tests. NZCEL3 Expiring Current - Level 4 (Academic), City and Guilds IESOL - B2 Communicator with a score of 66, Language Cert - C1 Expert IESOL (LRWS) with PASS.

For international students

  • Degree or higher tertiary qualification; or
  • Level 6 or 7 Diploma and relevant work/life experience; or
  • Equivalent knowledge, life skills, work experience or study.

Students must also meet the English language proficiency requirements as below:

  • IELTS (Academic) band score of 6.0 (with no score below 5.5 in speaking, reading, writing and listening) or equivalent.
  • TOEFL (pBT) score of 550 (with an essay score of 5 TWE)
  • TOEFL (iBT) score of 60 (with a writing score of 18)
  • Cambridge English Examinations: B2 First, or B2 First for schools, or C1 Advanced, or C2 Proficiency with a score of 169. No less than 162 in each skill
  • OET: Minimum of Grade C or 200 in all sub-tests
  • PTE (Academic) score of 50 with no band score lower than 42
  • NZCEL Level 4 Academic
  • LanguageCert - C1 Expert IESOL (LRWS) with PASS and no less than Pass in each skill

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.

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