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HND Supply Chain Management

HND Supply Chain Management

Supply Chain Management is the management and control of all materials and information in the logistics process from the acquisition of raw materials to delivery to the end-user.

The SQA HND Supply Chain Management can be studied in the context of either the manufacturing industry or the non-manufacturing industry. In this SQA HND, the focus will be on supply chain manufacturing as it relates to the manufacturing industry, eg car manufacturing.

The globalisation of trade and business means that the study of an SQA HND in Supply Chain Management (Manufacturing) can lead to a fulfilling career. It will give you a working knowledge of the supply chain and the operational side of business, vital to someone working in a fast-moving industry. You will also develop the good interpersonal skills needed to work with people at all levels in a company.

Supply Chain Management is also known as logistics.

Course Tutor Guide (including Course Framework)

Title: HND Supply Chain Management
Code: GG2J 16
Download: Supply Chain Management Course Tutor Guide (including Qualification Framework)
Version Change - March 2019

A Guide for Tutors

Communication Units

This document is aimed at tutors who are teaching learners whose first language is not English.

The purpose of this document is to provide a selection of formative exercises that will:

  • provide interesting exercises to motivate learners
  • increase learners' confidence in their ability to communicate effectively in English
  • prepare learners to successfully pass the summative assessments

Communication Units in HNCs and HNDs

Research Skills

The guide provides support for developing good practice in how the Research Skills unit might be delivered, scheduled and assessed. It contains guidance on delivering the Research Skills Unit both on a stand-alone basis or integrating with other Units, and provides customised checklists for integration with various Graded Units.