Certificate in Intelligent Technologies in Procurement and Supply Chain 4.0

Type
Undergraduate
Duration
1 Semester
Validated by
QQI
Mode
Blended Learning
Campus
Dublin
NFQ Level
8
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Course Overview

Supply chain professionals and managers, this course will help you understand, assess, implement and monitor the digital changes and challenges of a smart supply chain.

This Level 8, 5 ECTS, Certificate inIntelligent Technologies in Procurement and Supply Chain 4.0 programme introduces the learner to the digital landscape, strategy models and operational methodologies and tools to appraise a modern smart manufacturing and transformative supply chain. Next-generation supply chains revolve around smart manufacturing processes, skilled resources and agile customisation of an organisation’s products and services. For businesses to stay relevant in the market today, prioritising customer satisfaction with agility, responsiveness and great personal service they have to enable their workforce to understand, assess, implement and monitor the digital changes and challenges of a smart supply chain.

Why Study Intelligent Technologies in Procurement and Supply Chain at Griffith College?

You will develop knowledge and practical skills to appraise technological operational methodologies and learn the tools to realise a smart and transformative supply chain.

  • Gain the know-how to review, critically analyse and design organisational strategies for digital transformation along the supply chain.
  • Build your research, communication and presentation skills
  • Enhance your digital literacy, critical thinking, analytical, teamwork and time management skills.

Intake Dates

We run two intakes for this course commencing in Spring and Autumn.

  • September*
  • February*

*subject to sufficient numbers

Course Details

Modules

This programme introduces the learner to the digital landscape, strategy models and operational methodologies and tools to appraise a modern smart manufacturing and transformative supply chain. Next-generation supply chains revolve around smart manufacturing processes, skilled resources and agile customisation of an organisation’s products and services. For businesses to stay relevant in the market today, prioritising customer satisfaction with agility, responsiveness and great personal service, they must enable their workforce to understand, assess, implement and monitor the digital changes and challenges of a smart supply chain.

This module is designed for supply chain professionals, managers, and learners seeking current methods and tools to increase the value of a supply chain through the integration of technology.

Course Contact

Suzanne Burdis

Business Graduate Business School Programme Director
Dublin

Timetables

This course will run for one semester, spanning three hours, one night per week online. Day and times TBD.

How to Apply

Entry Requirements

The module is aimed at procurement and supply chain management professionals who wish to complete continuing professional development in the emerging and transformative area of innovation and technology in procurement and supply chain management and to considerably advance and enhance their existing knowledge and competencies and attain the academic accreditation necessary for progression and success in the workplace.

This programme is also aimed at learners who currently hold NFQ Level 7 cognate qualification(s) and wish to achieve a Certificate at Level 8 on the NFQ in innovation and technology in procurement and supply chain management.

Applicants who are over the age of 23 may apply on the basis of previous learning and/ or work experience and a demonstration of commitment to further education.

How to Apply

Applicants should apply directly to the College. Applicants will be required to provide evidence of meeting the programmes minimum entry requirements, and will also be asked for a copy of their passport when applying.

Fees

Tuition Fees

General Fee Information 

An Academic Administration Fee of EUR250.00 and a 2% Learner Protection Charge is applicable each academic year in addition to the fees quoted below.

EUR 950.00

Direct Debit Scheme

Students wishing to pay for their fees monthly may avail of our direct debit scheme. Please view our Fees information page to review the payment plan schedule and how to apply.

2% Learner Protection Charge

All QQI accredited programmes of education and training of 3 months or longer duration are covered by arrangements under section 65 (4) of the Qualifications and Quality Assurance (Education and Training) Act 2012 whereby, in the event of the provider ceasing to provide the programme for any reason, enrolled learners may transfer to a similar programme at another provider, or, in the event that this is not practicable, the fees most recently paid will be refunded.

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