The Stars College Level 7 Diploma in Logistics and Supply Chain Management is designed to equip learners with the specialist knowledge and skills needed for a successful career in this field. It provides an opportunity for both new entrants and early-stage professionals to enhance their understanding, advance professionally, and even prepare for further study towards a relevant Master’s programme
The Stars College Level 7 Diploma in Logistics and Supply Chain Management requires learners to have an honours degree, UK level 6 diploma, or equivalent. Applicants must be at least 21 years old, with preference given to mature learners with management experience. Non-native English speakers must provide proof of language proficiency.
The Stars College Level 7 diplomas, recognized on the Regulated Qualifications Framework (RQF), are equivalent to master's degrees. These diplomas are shorter, requiring 120 credits. To attain a full master's degree, learners must proceed to a dissertation stage at a university, which requires an additional 60 credits.
The Stars College Level 7 Diploma in Logistics and Supply Chain Management is structured with six mandatory units. It requires a total of 120 credits, 1200 hours of Total Qualification Time (TQT), and 600 Guided Learning Hours (GLH) to complete the qualification.
The Stars College Level 7 Diploma in Logistics and Supply Chain Management comprises six units: Logistics Management, Supply Chain Planning, Modelling and Analytics, Procurement and Supply Management, Supply Chain and Operations Strategy, Sustainable Operations Management, and Business Research Methods. Each unit is worth 20 credits. The entire program is designed to provide comprehensive knowledge in the field of logistics and supply chain management.
The Stars College Level 7 Diploma in Logistics and Supply Chain Management is designed for full-time study over one academic year. However, it offers flexibility to accommodate part-time and distance learning. The course is delivered through various methods including face-to-face lectures, tutorials, seminars, and online sessions, provided by approved centres.
The Stars College Level 7 Diploma in Logistics and Supply Chain Management involves internal assessments by the centre and external verification by Stars College. The qualifications are criterion-referenced, focusing on the achievement of specified learning outcomes. To pass a unit, learners must demonstrate that they have met all learning outcomes and assessment criteria. The Assessor makes the final judgement on learners' success and provides an audit trail to show how the judgement on learners' overall achievement was made.
Earning the Stars College Level 7 Diploma in Logistics and Supply Chain Management allows learners to advance in their current employment or find new opportunities. It also opens the door for further studies. As this qualification is approved and regulated by Ofqual, it provides learners with the eligibility to progress to Master's top-up programmes at numerous universities in the UK and abroad with advanced standing.
To succeed in our qualifications, learners must demonstrate English proficiency equivalent to IELTS 5.5. Non-native speakers who haven't completed their last two years of schooling in English must prove their proficiency at CEFR level B2 or PTE Academic 51.