Sept 2022 EntryProgramme code: 02402-SYG
60-75 (plus 3 training credits)
The exact credits required for each AD/HD holder will depend on the approved credits of transfer.
Dr Anthony Pang
BEng, MPhil, PhD
Deputy Programme Leader
Dr Johnny Wan
BA, MPhil, PhD
To provide students with
The programme curriculum is designed to satisfy the demand of logistics and supply chain related industries by producing graduates with knowledge and skills for managing the global flows of goods in the supply chain. It combines Core Subjects that tackle the backbone of global supply chain management (GSCM) and a wide range of Elective Subjects.
There is a strong emphasis on interactive and student-centred learning methods, including case studies, role plays and simulation exercises. Visits to companies and other organisations are arranged, and practitioners are invited as guest speakers to share their practical experience with students.
All students within the Faculty of Business are encouraged to participate in the Whole Person Development Programme (WPDP), which includes a range of extracurricular activities, such as leadership training camps, peer tutoring, mentorship and exchange with institutions overseas or in the Chinese mainland.
All students within the Faculty of Business are encouraged to participate in a range of extracurricular activities, such as leadership training camps, peer tutoring, mentorship.
If students wish, and subject to availability, they can spend a semester studying at another university overseas or in the Mainland China, and have the credits counted towards their PolyU degree.
Work Integrated Education (WIE)
To graduate, every student must complete 100 hours (3 training credits) of WIE. The Department has developed opportunities for students to work in firms either during the summer vacation or as part-timers. Summer placements may be found in Hong Kong, Mainland China or overseas. These, and other forms of work experience, can count towards the WIE requirement.
Students are admitted to the senior year of the 4-year programme and they must complete all of the following subjects to fulfil the credit requirement for graduation. Depending on an individual's academic merits, the credit requirement of graduation is between 60 and 75 (plus3 training credits). Students are expected to complete the programme within 2 years.
General University Requirements (GUR) (9 credits)
|*Cluster-Area Requirements (CAR) - C||3|
|*Cluster-Area Requirements (CAR) - D||3
* Students must fulfil the Chinese reading & writing, English reading & writing and China-Study requirements.
For details, please refer to the PolyU 4-year Undergraduate Curriculum website.
Discipline-specific Requirements (DSR) (57 credits)
BBA core subjects (27 credits)
|Subject Code||Subject Title||Credits|
|CLC3221P||Chinese Language Communication for Business||3|
|ELC3221||Workplace English for Business Students I||3|
|ELC3222||Workplace English for Business Students II||3|
|LGT2106||Principles of Operations Management||3|
|MM4513||Corporate Social Responsibility||3|
Specialist Compulsory Subjects (30 credits)
More information on the subjects offered can be obtained from here.
|Subject Code||Subject Title||Credits|
|LGT3001||Logistics and Distribution Management||3|
|LGT3107||Warehousing and Materials Management||3|
|LGT4105||International Operations Management||3|
|LGT4106||Supply Chain Management||3|
|LGT4209||GSCM Capstone Project||6|
|Specialist Elective Subjects (Choose any 2 subjects)||6|
1. Graduates are granted full exemption from the Professional Qualifying Examination (PQE) (Logistics Stream) of The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport in Hong Kong (CILTHK).
2. Graduates with passes in required subjects may satisfy the partial educational requirements for membership of The International Institute of Management (IIM).
3. They are also granted partial exemption from the qualifying examinations of The Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply (CIPS).
4. Graduates also qualify to register as Associate Member of The Institute of Purchasing & Supply of Hong Kong (IPSHK).
The multidisciplinary nature of the programme, which requires knowledge and skills in transport logistics, supply chain management, business and organisational management, maximises the range of employment opportunities for GSCM graduates. Graduates may find employment opportunities in organisations that are involved in procurement, merchandising, shipping, transport, retailing, warehousing, trading and logistics services.
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