Supply Chain Management (BCom)

  • Develops specialist knowledge within the field.
  • Key tool in the success of today’s leading business.

3 Years
NQF Level 7
360 credits
Full time & Supported distance learning

About The BCom Supply Chain Management

The Bachelor of Commerce in Supply Chain Management from MANCOSA is a dynamic programme designed to give candidates within the field of supply chain. A well-implemented supply chain management system has been identified as a leading instrument in the success of leading business.

Supply chain management involves the coordination, production, shipment and delivery of goods from the point of production to the point of consumption. Students enrolled in the programme will be exposed to the learning areas of supply chain management such as operations, logistics, purchasing, and more. Students will obtain deep knowledge of theories and principles in the field of supply chain. Graduates of will be well placed to occupy positions in the industry and to pursue post-graduate studies. This programme is in the list of priority field of study as published by the Tertiary Education Commission (TEC) of Mauritius

Who Should Attend

  • School leavers and those aspiring to pursue a career in Supply Chain Management
  • Persons currently employed in supply chain management related positions and wishing to extend their knowledge in the field with the view to becoming supply chain managers. 
  • Individuals wishing to pursue a career in supply chain management

Career Opportunities

BCom Supply Chain Management

  • Procurement Manager
  • Supply Chain Consultant
  • Operation Manager

Entry Requirements

Either a Pass in 3 subjects at A level and 1 subject at Subsidiary level at HSC Or Pass in 2 subjects at A level and 2 subject at Subsidiary level at HSC Or Pass in 3 Subject at A level at the London General Certificate.

Assessments

The final assessment mark for each module consists of an assignment (50%) and a written examination (50%). Examinations are written at the end of each semester.

Programme Structure

Duration: 3 years

Year 1

Semester 1

  • Business Management 1A
  • Economics 1A
  • End User Computing
  • Business Mathematics

Semester 2

  • Business Management 1B
  • Economics 1B
  • Introduction to Information Systems
  • Fundamentals of Financial Accounting

Year 2

Semester 1

  • Business Management 2A
  • Supply Chain Management 2A
  • Commercial Law
  • Management Accounting

Semester 2

  • Business Management 2B
  • Supply Chain Management 2B
  • Project Management
  • Business Statistics

Year 3

Semester 1

  • Business Management 3A
  • Business Management 3B
  • Supply Chain Management 3A
  • Supply Chain Management 3B

Semester 2

  • Supply Chain Management 3C
  • Supply Chain Management 3D
  • Supply Chain Management 3E
  • Supply Chain Management 3F

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of the BCom Supply Chain Management, the student should be able to:
  • Understand the key concepts in Supply chain management, logistics, operation and purchasing.
  • Develop and implement strategic supply plans.
  • Analyse the performance of supply chain partners and develop methods to improve supply chain performance. 
  • Analyse and interpret information to facilitate strategy formulation and decission making in supply chain management.
  • Apply and integrate knowledge to solve supply chain problems.

Student Support

The BCom Supply Chain Management is delivered through supported distance learning. Workshops are held each semester to support students in their studies.

The guide includes:

  • Compulsory readings
  • Self-study activities
  • Tutorial Letters
  • Assessment Exercises

In addition, students have access to:

  • Online Journals
  • Past examination papers
  • Supplementary learning materials available

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Improve and develop your knowledge and competencies.

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