Course Overview

This online logistics course has been created for middle to senior management who are already in the industry, and those wanting to work within supply chain management.

The course helps formally cement knowledge and skills in a wide range of supply chain business settings and as a graduate you'll be a key decision maker, benefitting your workplace with strategic skills and knowledge that optimises the supply chain of products to market.

Upon successfully completing the requirements you'll receive the award of:

  • New Zealand Diploma in Supply Chain Management (Level 6)
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Study options

2 years part-time

Domestic students study this course fully online. International students attend face-to-face on campus tutorials at set times plus online learning.
Total credits 120
StudyLink assistance Available
Indicative Fees $6,192 for domestic students View full fees information
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Career opportunities

  • Supply Chain Manager
  • Logistics Manager
  • Strategic Planner
  • Operations Planner
  • Warehouse Manager
  • Operations Manager
  • Risk Management Planner
  • Supply Manager
  • Inventory Manager
  • Procurement Manager

Potential employers include:

  • distribution companies
  • supply chain companies
  • logistics companies
  • local authorities
  • warehousing companies

Topics you'll cover

  • Organisational Strategies, Alignment and Linkages
  • Customer Management and Data Analysis Methodologies and Tools
  • Market Supply and Risk and Demand Management
  • Supplier Selection and Management
  • Financial Analysis for Supply Chains
  • Financial Analysis Tools for Supply Chains
  • Communicating with Supply Chain Stakeholders
  • Developing Supply Chain Teams

Course Fees

Indicative Fees * $6,192 for domestic students

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Student Loans and Allowances

This course meets the requirements for student allowance and student loan applications through StudyLink.

  • A student loan helps to pay for your course fees (the compulsory fees), study materials e.g. books, equipment, and living costs. You'll have to pay this money back.
  • A student allowance is a weekly payment that can help with your living expenses while you're studying. You don't have to pay the money back.

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Course Entry Information

Entry criteria

  • a minimum of 48 credits at Level 3 in four subjects including English and Maths, OR
  • NCEA Level 2, OR
  • be able to demonstrate equivalent knowledge and skills

If you do not meet the academic requirements you may be given special admission if Toi Ohomai staff are satisfied you are capable of successfully completing the requirements.

Special admission may also apply for applicants over 20 years.

Standard Entry Criteria

Admission, entry, selection, and enrolment into programmes will be in accordance with the Academic Regulations and/or, where approved, specific programme regulations.

English language requirements

IELTS Academic score of 6 with no band score lower than 5.5 or completed New Zealand Certificate in English Language Level 4 with the Academic Endorsement or meets a relevant English Proficiency Outcome as outlined by NZQA.

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Course Locations and Intake Information

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Study options

  • 2 years part-time
  • Domestic students study this course fully online. International students attend face-to-face on campus tutorials at set times plus online learning.

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Further Study Options

Courses Currently Under Development at Toi Ohomai, or Offered at Other Institutions

  • Degree level study in logistics and supply chain management, business or management.