Higher Diploma in Global Logistics And Supply Chain Management(Mandarin)

Provided by London School of Business & Finance


Awarded by LSBF

Course introduction


The Higher Diploma in Global Logistics and Supply Chain Management has been developed to provide a qualification for students aiming to embark on a career in one of wide range of business/industries, and for students who are seeking to further their education in the fields associated with Management. One important feature of this programme is that it has been designed for students whose first language is Chinese, or who have proof of proficiency in the language.

In today’s workplace context, whether it is a manufacturing or service sector, understanding LSCM is a main component of success in today’s business world. In order to run a business of any size effectively and smoothly, it is fundamental to gain knowledge managing businesses and its operations. This programme provides students an opportunity to develop knowledge and understanding of:

  • The reasons behind the need to acquire the knowledge and how the knowledge meets the modern business world’s needs.
  • Modules such as Procurement, Warehousing and Inventory Management are inter-disciplinary units to help gain more holistic understanding of LSCM, and
  • Local and international business trends and issues, and their social, economic and environmental impact on logistics, customer service management and
  • The major function areas or sectors within the business industry and the career opportunities available.

Curriculum Overview

Programme Structure

The aim of the Higher Diploma in Global Logistics and Supply Chain Management is to provide students an in-depth understanding, the theories of Global Logistics and Supply Chain Management subjects relevant to various industries in the commercial/business context. The course focuses on developing the business and operational knowledge to equip the students the basic operational skills and competence in the sense focus on Global Logistics and Supply Chain Management business world.

The Higher Diploma in Global Logistics and Supply Chain Management aims to provide students with:

  • The ability to present, evaluate and interpret qualitative and quantitative data.
  • The ability to develop lines of argument and make sound judgements in accordance with basic theories and concepts of their subject area, and the ability to communicate these accurately to a range of peers.
  • The ability to apply underlying concepts and principles of business and management in an employment context.
  • Knowledge of the main methods of enquiry in the academic study of business and management.
  • An understanding of the limits of their knowledge, and how this influences analyses and interpretations based on that knowledge.
  • A range of personal and professional skills that can be used in a wide range of situations and contexts.
  • Support and guidance to develop as independent learners and acquire a range of transferable skills.

Area of Studies

At the end of this programme, students are expected to develop a range of specific and generic skills, covering the following fields:

  • Management and Leadership
  • Accounting
  • HRM
  • Marketing
  • Economics
  • Strategy
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Warehousing and Inventory Management
  • Materials Handling and Transportation
  • Global Logistics
  • Supply Chain Management

Entry Requirements

Local students shall possess one of the following:

  • At least two passes in GCE ‘A’ Level
  • International Baccalaureate (24 points)
  • Local Polytechnic Diploma in any field
International students shall possess one of the following:
  • Completion of year 12 Higher School Qualification or equivalent qualification from respective home countries
  • Completed International Baccalaureate (24 points)
  • Equivalent Local Polytechnic Diploma in any field in respective home countries
Minimum Language Entry Requirement:
  • Students must achieve a Pass in Mandarin Language in Year 11 Higher School qualification or equivalent.
Minimum Age Entry Requirement:
  • 18 years and above
  • Students with non-standard entry requirements (e.g. other PEI qualification, lack of equivalent Year 12 in home country, etc.) will be assessed on a case by case basis subject to approval of the Academic Board.

Duration & Intake

Programme Duration

Lectures, case studies and exercises, class discussion,Presentations

Full Time Study Mode

Duration: 24 Months
No. of Modules: 16
Learning Hours: Each module 36 contact hours. Total learning hours: 16 x 36 hours = 576 hours

Fees & Funding

Local Student: $12,200

International Student: $15,200