Course Information

BSc (Hons) Degree in Transport and Supply Chain Management (1 year Top-Up) (Validated by The Open University)

The Open University

Below are the sessions that are available for this course.

Campus: Dungannon
Week Starting: 13 September 2021
Day: Monday|Tuesday|Wednesday
Time: 09:00–21:00
Duration: 1 Year(s)
Number of Weeks: 30
Hours per Week: 15
Total Hours: 450
Fee: 4530
Places Available: 12
Course Coordinator:

Campus: Dungannon
Week Starting: 13 September 2021
Day: Monday
Time: 09:00–21:00
Duration: 2 Year(s)
Number of Weeks: 30
Hours per Week: 12
Total Hours: 360
Fee: 885
Places Available: 12
Course Coordinator:


The programme provides applicants with a core knowledge and the higher technical skills in Transport, and focuses on the practical application of knowledge and skills in both the academic and Work Based Learning components of the programme. A universal approach to the course coupled with opportunities to work with students from other Higher Education programmes will enable participants to gain an appreciation of the importance of a team approach in the modern and vibrant Transport sector. This multi-disciplinary approach is critical to ensure the successful and timely delivery of Transport and Supply Chain Management projects. Skills Focus funding available towards course fees for eligible employers to up skill staff or for self employed students. Please ask for further details.

Additional Information

  • Please see link to OU Regulations for validated awards of the Open University here
  • Download the full programme specification here

  • Teaching Delivery Statement

    The teaching and learning strategy within this programme will comprise of a range of delivery methods such as face to face, online and blended. All methods used have the full agreement of students, external examiners and awarding body partners

    Terms & Conditions

    Students are required to:

  • Comply with College Policies and procedures, rules and regulations (available in your Student Diary/Higher Education Handbook, on-line: and on the College VLE).
  • Submit all coursework and assessments by specified dates, coursework submitted without consent after the deadline shall not normally be accepted.
  • Pass all modules in each year of study in order to proceed to the next year of the programme.
  • *The minimum overall pass mark of 40% is required to be achieved in all modules.
  • Core Modules

  • Supply Chain Management
  • Project Management & Professional Ethics
  • Collaborative Project
  • Inventory Management and Warehousing
  • Research & Dissertation
  • Assessment Method

    Assessment of core modules will be by a combination of Course Work, Professional Report(s), Presentation(s) and Examinations. *The minimum overall pass mark of 40% is required to be achieved in all modules.

    Progression Opportunities

    Upon successful completion of the BSc Hons in Transport & Supply Chain Management programme graduates may consider entering into employment within the transport and Supply Chain sector or continuing to study by applying for a place on a post-graduate programme i.e. MSc

    Entry Requirements

    Entry to the BSc Honours Degree Top-Up programme requires applicants to have successfully completed a Foundation Degree (or other relevant Level 5 qualification such as a Higher National Diploma) in a related discipline, qualifications deemed equivalent or by the college’s policy relating to APEL. Students must also hold GCSE English Language and Maths at grade 4 (grade C) or above (Essential skills numeracy, BTEC Level 3 Mathematics or Essential Skills Literacy).

    International Student Entry Requirements

    International students must meet the general entrance requirements for admission to any College First Degree, Foundation Degree or Higher National Diploma. English language requirements for international applicants is Academic IELTS 6.0 with no band score less than 5.5. Trinity ISE – Pass at Level 3 also meets this requirement for Tier 4 visa purposes.