This course introduces you to practical operational issues in International Trade Logistics. The focus is on problem solving and appreciation of contemporary issues in International Trade Logistics. Case reports and analyses are used to provide integrative understanding of international logistics operations and process designs. Understanding contemporary issues and challenges to international trade logistics is an important emphasis of the course. Group work is employed to enhance knowledge and skills in analysis, problem solving, and team work.
Availability2019 Course Timetables
- Trimester 1 - 2020 (Singapore)
- Trimester 2 - 2020 (Singapore)
- Trimester 3 - 2020 (Singapore)
Newcastle City Precinct
- Semester 1 - 2020
On successful completion of the course students will be able to:
1. Comprehend international trade logistics operations and process designs.
2. Apply knowledge to analyse and solve problems in international trade logistics.
3. Identify and evaluate contemporary issues in international trade logistics.
4. Work effectively autonomously or collaboratively.
The topics in this course include the following:
- Overview of Introduction to International Logistics Management.
- Foundations of Supply Chain Management.
- International Transport Management and Inter-modal Transport.
- Export Management: Processes, Documentation, Tariffs, and Customs.
- Procurement Processes
- International Services Management
- Contemporary Challenges in International Trade Logistics.
If you have successfully completed IBUS3003, you cannot enrol in this course.
Assumed knowledge for this course is IBUS1000
Quiz: Individual Online Quiz
Written Assignment: Group Discussion Summaries
Report: Individual Report
Formal Examination: Final Exam
Newcastle City Precinct and PSB Singapore
Face to Face On Campus 2 hour(s) per Week for Full Term
Students are expected to complete 4 hours of guided learning via online preparation, lectures, interactive workshops, tutorials, discussion groups or self-directed learning and an additional 6 hours of independent study per week.