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Liverpool John Moores University

Master of Science in International Transport, Trade and Logistics *

Educational aims of the programme

The educational aims of the programme are that the student should:

  1. Be exposed to, and develop, a broad range of skills relating to International Transport, Trade and Logistics.
  2. Develop the ability to organise thoughts, analyse, synthesise and critically appraise at Masters level.
  3. Be able to solve complex problems through the creation, identification and evaluation of options.
  4. Analyse a range of case study organisations in light of industry best practice relating to sustainability.
  5. Use qualitative and quantitative methods for the solution of problems in International Transport, Trade and Logistics.
  6. Conduct research into Operations Management issues through research design, secondary data collection, analysis, synthesis and reporting.
  7. Develop critical self-awareness, self-reflection and self-management, and business ethics as part of an ongoing lifelong learning process.

 


 

(*) Subject to validation

Duration: Part-time 2 years (maximum of 5)

Study mode: Online learning

Financing: Scholarships Available


Programme Pathway
Foundation Courses
Name Code
Induction Module LJMU-IND-M-100
Postgraduate Certificate Level
Name Code
Project Management Fundamentals LJMU-7501-BEPG
International Trade and Global Transport Systems LJMU-7516-MAR
Logistics and Supply Chain Management LJMU-7517-MAR
Postgraduate Diploma Level
Name Code
Research Methods LJMU-7509-BEPG
Operations Research LJMU-7518-MECH
Transport Economics LJMU-7519-MECH
Postgraduate Award Level
Name Code
Research Project LJMU-7515-BEPG

Entry Requirements

The entry requirements for admission are:

  • An accredited UK Honours degree with minimum 2.2 classification or international equivalent in Maritime, Logistics, Business, Management or relevant subject area.  Some related professional qualifications at the appropriate level supported by relevant industry experience may also be considered. 
  • Official transcripts from all universities, colleges and other post-secondary educational institutions attended.
  • English Proficiency: IELTS (Academic) with an overall score of at least 6.0 (and no individual component lower than 5.5) or equivalent English language qualifications. 
  • Personal Statement (minimum 500 words) explaining why the programme interests the student, what makes the student a suitable candidate, how the programme will benefit the student's career progression and any relevant skills or work experience that will support the application.
  • Up to date CV
  • Two references (academic or professional) listed on CV stating referee’s full name, contact details, and relationship to the applicant.

Applications from non-standard applicants are welcome and will be considered individually.

* Entry requirements may vary depending on the programme of study.

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