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Transportation and Freight Logistics

Undergraduate | RMI-LGM200 | 2024

Work through the challenges that face domestic and global freight transporters.

Ask how globalisation, 9/11 and the Iraq War have impacted freight logistics. Get a snapshot of the transportation systems available across land, air, sea and pipeline.

Study method
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Entry requirements
Part of a degree
13 weeks

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Transportation and Freight Logistics

About this subject

  • On successful completion of this subject you will be able to:

    1. Implement appropriate principles for logistic operations, both locally and for international transport logistics.
    2. Develop and implement domestic and international freight transportation strategies to facilitate effective supply chain operations.
    3. Review and evaluate various freight transportation and freight logistics solutions using appropriate assessment methods to rationalise both domestic and international freight transportation and logistics networks.
    4. Develop and apply appropriate leadership and organising abilities in leveraging resources.
    5. Communicate and work with others effectively to resolve problems in freight transportation and supply chain management.

Entry requirements

To enrol in this subject, you must be admitted into a degree.

Prior study

To help set you up for success before you start this subject, we suggest completing or having equivalent knowledge in:

  • RMI-LGM100-Introduction to Logistics and Supply Chain Management (no longer available)

Additional requirements

No additional requirements

Study load

0.125 EFTSL
This is in the range of 10 to 12 hours of study each week.

Equivalent full time study load (EFTSL) is one way to calculate your study load. One (1.0) EFTSL is equivalent to a full-time study load for one year.

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