Liverpool John Moores University

Liverpool John Moores University

International Transport, Trade and Logistics

Gain advanced logistics knowledge and management skills with this MSc in International Transport, Trade and Logistics at Liverpool John Moores University. - Study at the Liverpool Maritime Academy which is an international centre of excellence in maritime education and professional training and education and one of the UK's leading schools in Maritime Operations - Benefit from almost 125 years of expertise in delivering professional courses for the maritime industry - Look forward to excellent career opportunities with logistics companies, transport companies, goods producers and suppliers, governmental bodies and consultants International trade is one of the biggest sectors of the global economy and it is taking on even greater importance with the development of burgeoning economies within the manufacturing sector. Global trends in the field are moving away from the emphasis on the transportation element (particularly deep sea shipping), towards a more integrated system of management and communications. Skills in these systems are in demand in the industry.

Entry requirements

MSc: You will need: a minimum 2:2 honours degree in a relevant subject or an equivalent professional qualification such as a UK Class 1 Master Mariner or Chief Engineer certificate of competence Additional information: IELTS English language requirement: 6.0 (minimum 5.5 in each component) RPL is accepted on this programme If you have any specific queries, please contact fetadmissions@ljmu.ac.uk Please note: All international qualifications are subject to a qualification equivalency check via NARIC. View country specific entry requirements: www.ljmu.ac.uk/study/courses/international-entry-requirements Contact LJMU's International Admissions Team (internationaladmissions@ljmu.ac.uk) for guidance on visa information. Further information is also available from our international web pages: www.ljmu.ac.uk/international

Course modules

Your programme is made up of a number of core modules which are part of the course framework. Some programmes also have optional modules that can be selected to enhance your learning in certain areas and many feature a dissertation, extended report or research project to demonstrate your advanced learning. Core Modules Msc Project (60 credits) Export Trade Law (10 credits) Global Transport Systems (10 credits) International Trade (10 credits) Legal Principles (10 credits) Logistics Systems (10 credits) Operations Research (10 credits) Preparing for Project (10 credits) Research Skills (10 credits) Supply Chain Modelling (10 credits) Information Management and Communication Systems (10 credits) Maritime Law (10 credits) Maritime Security (10 credits) Port Administration (10 credits) Port Business Strategy (10 credits) Project Management (10 credits)

Assessment methods

To cater for the wide-ranging content of our courses and the varied learning preferences of our students, we offer a range of assessment methods on each programme. Assessment techniques vary from module to module to reflect relevant assessment approaches and the key learning points of each topic. On this programme you will be assessed through a combination of coursework in the form of case study reports and assignment submissions and, where appropriate, short class tests. Some modules also include testing of problem solving skills through a combination of unseen written examinations.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2019 7,800 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 7,800 per Year 1 (England) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 7,800 per Year 1 (EU) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 7,800 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 14,450 per Year 1 (International) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 7,800 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 Years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Liverpool John Moores University L2 2QP North West

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Key information

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Faculty of Engineering and Technology
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01512312777