Logistics Management

SCM60004 12.5 Credit Points Hawthorn, Online


  • One Semester or equivalent

Contact hours

  • 36

2020 teaching periods


HB6  HE Block 6

24 Aug 20 - 4 Oct 20

3 Nov 20

Last self enrolment:
24 Aug 20

4 Sep 20

Last withdraw without fail:
18 Sep 20

Aims and objectives

 pre 2020 unit code MGT60036
This unit incorporates knowledge of rapidly developing technology in information systems, warehousing and distribution techniques. Students in this unit will learn how to analyse, evaluate and develop holistic systems for: logistics operations; planning and control; customer service and integrated logistics management.
This unit develops core leadership, technology and management competencies required by contemporary supply chain managers and their organisations.

Students who successfully complete this unit will be able to:

1. Critically analyse the role of logistics operations in achieving organisational goals.
2. Apply problem solving to develop a system of integrated logistics management for the organisation.
3. Critically analyse the logistics planning and control aspects of the organisation.
4. Communicate proficiently to a variety of audiences and operate as an effective member or leader of a team.

Courses with unit

This unit is part of the Supply Chain Innovation degrees in Swinburne’s Australian Graduate School of Entrepreneurship.