BACHELOR OF SCIENCE IN PURCHASING AND SUPPLY (BSC. PS)

The aim of the Bachelor of Purchasing and Supply program is to provide students with necessary skills in Purchasing and Supply management that can enable them to respond to their need for effective management of procurements of public and private enterprises. The specific objectives of this program include:

  1. To develop a coherent and broad based coverage of Purchasing and Supplies Supply Management and the underlying principles in the supply chain management.
  2. To equip the learners with appropriate business skills in Purchasing and Supply
  • To enhance learners confidence and ability to critically evaluate supply chain requirements.
  1. To enable learners to develop solutions from moral, professional and academic perspectives.
  2. To provide students with experience in the development of Supply Chain Systems necessary for solving business problems and making managerial decisions.
  3. To prepare the candidates to undertake research and pursue Post-graduate studies

Programme Description

FIRST YEAR
SEMESTER 1 SEMESTER 2
BSP 110 Economics

BF 140 Business mathematics

BF 170 Materials Technology

BSP 150 Principles of Management

BSP 151 /153Business Communication & Environment

BSP 190 Business Law

SECOND YEAR
SEMESTER 1 SEMESTER 2
BSP 220 Business Accounting

BSP 232 Production and Inventory Control

BSP 234 Productivity Methods

BSP 240 Business Information Systems

BSP 244 Statistics (Pre-requisite: BSP140)

BSP 282 Introduction to Purchasing and Supply Chain Management

BSP 254 Logistics and Distributions Management

THIRD YEAR
SEMESTER 1 SEMESTER 2
BSP 322 Cost & Management Accounting

BSP 340 Operations Management

BSP 354 Distribution

BSP 342 Business Information Systems

BSP 382 Purchasing and Supply Chain Management: (Strategy)

BSP 390 Business and Commercial Law

BSP351 Industrial Placement Education Programme (1 ½ months industrial practice after Semester 2)
FOURTH YEAR
SEMESTER 1 SEMESTER 2
BSP 400 Project/Thesis

BSP 466 Strategic Management

BSP 456 Project and Contract Management

Choose One Elective

BSP 452 Entrepreneurship

Intellectual Property

BSP 464 Commercial Relationships

BSP 400 Project/Thesis

BSP 442 Quality Management

 

Choose One Elective

BSP 482 Purchasing and Supply Chain Management: Tactics and Operations

BSP 462 Marketing