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Full Time: 1 Year
Part Time: 2 Years
UK Fees 23/24:
Full Time: £9,250
Part Time: £1,540 (per 20 credits)
International Fees 23/24:
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This course introduces you to the world of logistics and trade finance and provides a sound framework if you are wishing to pursue a career or further study in this area.
You will also become equipped with the knowledge and skills required to become effective logistics and supply chain managers. You will learn to evaluate factors shaping the trading environment, and will produce a project on an issue of particular interest.
The course aims to equip you with the knowledge and skills that you require to become effective logistics and supply chain managers and supervisors. The course not only aims to develop skills in logistics from an international perspective but also provides you with knowledge and understanding of economic and political and financial risk factors affecting the world economy. The course is also suitable for those who may be interested in following a career in transport, supply chain management and commerce in general or those wishing to continue with academic study.
During this course, you will learn about the key aspects and developments in the delivery of international logistics and trade finance. By the end of the course, you will be able to understand and evaluate the factors shaping the international trading environment. This is a one-year course that requires you to study a number of interrelated modules in the field of logistics, finance and management.
We also offer a specialist ‘Business Communication’ module available for international students. In addition, you will be able to choose an issue of particular interest to you and, with the support and guidance of a project supervisor, complete an 8,000 word project.
Please note the modules shown here relate to the academic year 22/23. The modules relating to the academic year 23/24 will be available from June 2023.
We look for applicants that hold a Higher National Diploma or equivalent (Edexcel, ABE, NCC) or Foundation Degree in a related field. international students with Higher Diplomas or degrees from their own country will also be considered.
For more more information on how to make an application, please visit our How to Apply page.
If you are an International student and would like information on making an application, please see our How to Apply page.
All International and EU students applying for a course with us must meet the following minimum English language requirements:
For information regarding English language requirements at the University, please see our IELTS page.
Fees quoted relate to study in the Academic Year 23/24 only and may be subject to inflationary increases in future years.
For information on the scholarships available to you, please see our scholarships page.
There are no additional costs for this course for students beginning their studies in September 2023. Should this change, applicants and students will be contacted by the university with details of the costs.
Fees quoted relate to study in the Academic Year 22/23 only and may be subject to inflationary increases in future years.
Modules are assessed using a mixture of examinations, coursework, presentations and projects.
This course can be studied full-time over one year. You can expect taught study on this course to be a combination of lectures, seminars and workshops. Your progress will be assessed through a combination of coursework and written assessment.
Usually 11-15 hours per week of activities are timetabled; we recommend that you spend the same amount of hours per week in self-directed study time.
Career opportunities in logistics continue to grow even during downturns in the business cycle; when companies are cutting costs the demand for able and experienced staff remains high.
Our postgraduate courses are a great way to enhance the skills you have already learnt. Our postgraduate qualifications will give you a CV that will catch the eye of employers.
As a BA International Logistics and Trade Finance (Top-Up) degree student, you will have access to University of Northampton on-campus facilities, study areas, and services. These facilities should support you while studying your university degree.