Master of Business Information and Logistics Management

The University of Western Australia Business School

Program Description

Master of Business Information and Logistics Management

The University of Western Australia Business School

Do you want to build your skills in project management, and focus on improving quality, workflow management, processes and systems?

The Master of Business Information and Logistics Management (MBILM) at the UWA Business School is designed for computer science graduates wanting to expand their business knowledge, as well as business graduates wishing to develop their technical skills. The course will develop and expand your skills to manage IT infrastructure projects, determine enterprise systems requirements, analyse organisational data for business intelligence, lead information systems strategies, manage supply chains, and apply emerging technologies across the enterprise.

A major focus of the MBILM is developing your ability to work with IT teams to improve operations.

For example, in the Enterprise Information Systems unit, you will learn to:

  • Identify and analyse business information requirements related to enterprise resource planning (ERP) software
  • Conduct a feasibility analysis for ERP acquisition and make a justified recommendation
  • Efficiently navigate and access information in an ERP system
  • Liaise with vendors and software specialists in configuring and customising ERP systems
  • Assess the potential impacts of ERP implementations

Within the MBIM, the unit Project Management will also develop your capacity to oversee a portfolio of strategic projects. Topics include project creation and planning; scheduling, network analysis and resource management; control of projects during their development and execution phases; organising the project team; and benefits realisation. You will be able to apply project management skills, tools and techniques in a realistic setting, making use of standard project management software.

Careers

The MBIM is a specialist degree, designed to equip you with an in-depth knowledge of the field. Graduates can be employed in roles including Business Analyst, Logistics Manager, Project Manager and Information Manager.



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Last updated February 5, 2016
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Feb. 2017
Duration
Duration
1.5 - 2 years
Part time
Full time
Price
Price
Free
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Deadline
Start date Feb. 2017
Place
Australia Perth, Western Australia
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Duration 1.5 - 2 years
Price Free