Master of Business Logistics and Information Management

The University of Western Australia

Program Description

Master of Business Logistics and Information Management

The University of Western Australia

Business Information and Logistics Management blends studies in information systems, management science, and decision support systems, enabling students to examine a variety of critical issues in business.

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 at the UWA Business School will develop and expand your skills to manage IT infrastructure projects, determine enterprise systems requirements, analyze organizational data for business intelligence, lead information systems strategies, manage supply chains, and apply emerging technologies across the enterprise.

A major focus of the Master of Business Information and Logistics Management 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 analyze 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 customizing ERP systems
  • Assess the potential impacts of ERP implementations

Within the Masters of Business Information and Logistics Management, the Project Management unit 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; organizing the project team; and benefits realization. You will be able to apply project management skills, tools and techniques in a realistic setting, making use of standard project management software.

UWA Business School

The UWA Business School is one of the premier business schools in the Asia-Pacific region. The School inspires and propels talented students from around the world to become the respected and innovative academic, community and business leaders of tomorrow.

We are one of only eight institutions in Australia to hold international accreditation from both EQUIS, the European Quality Improvement System and AACSB, the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business. This ensures our degrees are recognized by employers worldwide, and guarantees the quality of our teaching, research and other operational areas.

Our major corporate partners include ATCO Australia, BHP Billiton, Ernst & Young, Macquarie Capital, PricewaterhouseCoopers, Wesfarmers, and Woodside. These industry links enable us to provide a richer education for our students, and ensure our programs are relevant and valuable to the industry.

Course structure details

Conversion

Students who have not completed the Bachelor of Commerce, or equivalent as recognized by the Faculty, may be required to complete relevant conversion units up to the value of 24 points, as advised by the Faculty.

Core

Take all units (48 points):
  • INMT5501 Enterprise Information Systems (6)
  • INMT5503 Logistics and Supply Chain Management (6)
  • INMT5504 Business Process Management (6)
  • INMT5507 Information Management and Logistics Careers (6)
  • INMT5518 Models for Logistics, Operations, and Services (6)
  • INMT5620 Management of Information Systems (6)
  • MGMT5506 Ethics and Sustainability Management (6)
  • MGMT5660 Applied Project Management (6)

Option - Group A

Take unit(s) to the value of 24 points:
  • ACCT5633 Accounting for Planning and Control (6)
  • BUSN5505 Professional Development Practicum (6)
  • EBUS5504 Electronic Business (6)
  • HRMT5504 Introduction to Human Resource Management (6)
  • INMT5526 Business Intelligence (6)
  • MGMT5610 Applied Professional Business Communications (6)
  • MKTG5502 Digital Marketing (6)
  • MKTG5578 Client Management (6)

Admission Requirements

This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated September 12, 2018
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Jan. 2019
Duration
Duration
18 - 24 months
Part time
Full time
Price
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63,000 AUD
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Locations
Australia - Crawley, Western Australia
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