ACCRA TECHNICAL UNIVERSITY

ACCRA

TECHNICAL

UNIVERSITY

Integrity, Creativity & Excellence

ACCRA

TECHNICAL

UNIVERSITY

Integrity, Creativity & Excellence

ACCRA TECHNICAL UNIVERSITY

Department of Procurement and Supply Chain Management

Overview of the Department

Modern businesses and organisations competing in a global business environment require excellence in supply chain management. Increasing demand for personnel in this area has necessitated a holistic training and preparation of prospective candidates to be fit for future career opportunities

Our Procurement and Supply Chain Management department is mandated to train and equip students to build careers in the commerce of procurement and supply chain management using competency-based approach while providing a base for further academic and professional development in order to become self-employed or top-level and middle-level management professionals in industry.

Programme Structure of the Department

4-YEAR BTECH PROCUREMENT AND SUPPLY

Year 1 Semester I

Code

Course

T

P

C

ATU 101

Proficiency in Information and Communication Technology I

2

0

2

ATU 103

Communication Skills I

2

0

2

ATU 105

Numeracy Skills I

2

0

2

ATU 107

Logistics and Transportation Environment in Ghana

2

0

2

LTM 101

Principles of Logistics Management

3

0

3

LTM 103

Principles of Transport management

3

0

3

LTM 105

Passenger Transportation Management

3

0

3

LTM 107

Freight Management

3

0

3

Total

 

20

0

20

 

Year 1 Semester II

Code

Course

T

P

C

ATU 102

Proficiency In Information and Communication Technology II

2

0

2

ATU 106

Numeracy Skills II

2

0

2

ATU 104

Communication Skills II

2

0

2

LTM 108

Supply Chain Management

3

0

3

LTM 102

Transport and Society

3

0

3

LTM 104

Urban Transportation Management

3

0

3

LTM 106

Packaging and Materials Management

3

0

3

Total

 

18

0

18

Year 2 Semester I

Code

Course

T

P

C

ATU 201

Introduction to Entrepreneurship

3

0

3

ATU 203

Logic and Critical Thinking

3

0

3

ATU 205

Business Research Methods

3

0

3

LTM 207

E-Logistics

3

0

3

LTM 209

Port Operations Management

3

0

3

LTM 211

Contract Law

3

0

3

Total

 

18

0

18

Year 2 Semester II

Code

Course

T

P

C

ATU 202

Entrepreneurship and New Venture Creation

2

3

3

ATU 204

Creative Thinking and Problem Solving

2

0

2

ATU 206

Emerging Frontiers in Technology

2

0

2

LTM 208

Procurement Management

3

0

3

LTM 210

Contract Administration in Logistics

3

0

3

LTM 212

Operations Management

3

0

3

LTM 214

Principles of Accounting

3

0

3

Total

 

18

 

18

 

Year 3 Semester I

Code

Course

T

P

C

ATU 301

Basic French Communication Skills

3

0

3

ATU 303

Development and Globalization in an African Context

2

0

2

ATU 305

Governance and Leadership

2

0

2

LTM 307

Strategic Supply Chain Management

3

0

3

LTM 309

Warehouse Management

3

0

3

LTM 311

Introduction to Transport Systems

3

0

2

LTM 313

Retail Logistics Management

3

0

3

LTM 315

Industrial Attachment II

 2

0

2

Total

 

21

0

21

 

Year 3 Semester II

Code

Course

T

P

C

ATU 302

Principles and Applications in Sustainability

3

0

3

ATU 304

Law and Professional Ethics

3

0

2

LTM 306

Logistics Planning & Control Systems

3

0

3

LTM 308

Risk Management in Logistics

3

0

3

LTM 310

Managing Transport Operations

3

0

3

LTM 312

Global Logistics and Transport

3

0

3

LTM 314

Project Work I

0

4

4

Total

 

18

3

20

 

 Year 4 Semester I

Code

Course

T

P

C

LTM 401

Public Transport Network and Planning Operations

3

0

3

LTM 403

Humanitarian Logistics

3

0

3

LTM 405

Case Studies in Logistics and Transportation Management

3

0

3

LTM 407

Transportation Economics

3

0

3

LTM 409

United Nations Logistics Management

3

0

3

LTM 411

Business Finance

3

0

3

Total

 

18

 

18

 

Year 4 Semester II

Code

Course

T

P

C

LTM 412

INDUSTRIAL ATTACHMENT II

15

0

15

LTM 414

PROJECT WORK

0

4

4

 

 

 

 

 

Total

 

15

 

19

 

2-YEAR BTECH TOP-UP PROCUREMENT AND SUPPLY

Year 1 Semester I

NoCourse CodeBTech Purchasing and SupplyCredit HoursRemarks
1BPS 301PROCUREMENT AND SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT IN PRACTICE3C
2BPS 303PUBLIC PROCUREMENT POLICY IN GHANA3C
3BPS 305FINANCE FOR PURCHASING PROFESSIONALS3C
4BPS 307BUSSINESS COMMUNICATION IN SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT3C
5BPS 309MATERIAL HANDLING AND STORAGE MANAGEMENT3C
6BPS 311LOGISTICS AND FREIGHT MANAGEMENT3C
  Total18 

 

Year 1 Semester II

NoCourse CodeBTech Purchasing and SupplyCredit HoursRemarks
1BPS 402RESEARCH METHODOLOGY3C
2BPS 308RISK MANAGEMENT AND SUPPLY CHAIN VULNERABILITY3C
3BPS 404CONTRACT MANAGEMENT AND ADMINISTRATION IN SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT3C
4BPS 406THE APPLICATION OF MOBILE COMMERCE IN SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT3C
5BPS 412OPERATIONS MANAGEMENT3C
6BPS 414SUSTAINABLE SUPPLY CHAINS3C
  Total18 

Year 2 Semester I

NoCourse CodeBTech Purchasing and SupplyCredit HoursRemarks
1BPS 407LEADERSHIP IN PROCUREMENT AND SUPPLY CHAIN3C
2BPS 409SERVICE OPERATIONS MANAGEMENT3C
3BPS 405GLOBAL SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT3C
4BPS 401PROGRAMME AND PROJECT MANAGEMENT IN SUPPLY CHAIN3C
  Total12 

 

Year 2 Semester II

HND PURCHASING AND SUPPLY

Year 1 Semester I

NoCourse CodeHND Purchasing and SupplyCredit HoursRemarks
1PUS 101QUANTITATIVE METHODS I3C
2PUS 103ECONOMICS I3C
3PUS 105INTRODUCTION TO PROCUREMENT MANAGEMENT I3C
4PUS 107INTERNAL AND EXTERNAL RELATIONSHIPS IN PROCUREMENT I3C
5PUS 109PROCUREMENT CONTEXTS I3C
6PUS 111COMMUNICATION SKILLS2C
7PUS 113AFRICAN STUDIES2C
  Total19 

Year 1 Semester II

NoCourse CodeHND Purchasing and SupplyCredit HoursRemarks
1PUS 114COST AND BUSINESS ACCOUNTING2C
2PUS 112BUSINESS COMMUNICATION2C
3PUS 110PROCUREMENT CONTEXTS II3C
4PUS 108INTERNAL AND EXTERNAL RELATIONSHIPS IN PROCUREMENT II3C
5PUS 106INTRODUCTION TO PROCUREMENT MANAGEMENT II3C
6PUS 104ECONOMICS II3C
7PUS 102QUANTITATIVE METHODS II3C
  Total19 

 

Year 2 Semester I

NoCourse CodeHND Purchasing and SupplyCredit HoursRemarks
1PUS 201BUSINESS AND PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION I3C
2PUS 203MANAGING PURCHASING AND SUPPLY CHAIN RELATIONSHIPS I3C
3PUS 205INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY IN PROCUREMENT I2C
4PUS 207COMMERCIAL LAW I3C
5PUS 209PUBLIC PROCUREMENT: PRACTICE AND CONTRACTS3C
6PUS 211MANAGING AND SECURING SUPPLIES I3C
7PUS 213UNDERSTANDING THE PROCUREMENT ENVIRONMENT I3C
8PUS 215NEGOTIATION IN PROCUREMENT3C
  Total23 

 

Year 2 Semester II

NoCourse CodeHND Purchasing and SupplyCredit HoursRemarks
1PUS 218RESEARCH METHODOLOGY3C
2PUS 214UNDERSTANDING THE PROCUREMENT ENVIRONMENT II3C
3PUS 212MANAGING AND SECURING SUPPLIES II3C
4PUS 210PUBLIC PROCUREMENT3C
5PUS 208COMMERCIAL LAW II3C
6PUS 204MANAGING PURCHASING AND SUPPLY CHAIN RELATIONSHIPS II3C
7PUS 202BUSINESS AND PUBLIC ADMINSTRATION II3C
8PUS 206INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY IN PROCUREMENT II2C
  Total23 

Year 3 Semester I

NoCourse CodeHND Purchasing and SupplyCredit HoursRemarks
1PUS 311ENTREPRENEURSHIP AND SMALL BUSINESS MANAGEMENT3C
2PUS 313MANAGING PROCUREMENT PERFORMANCE3C
3PUS 303INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS MANAGEMENT I3C
4PUS 305ORGANIZATIONAL BEHAVIOUR I3C
5PUS 307MARKETING I3C
6PUS 309PROCUREMENT IN ACTION3C
7PUS 301STRATEGIC SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT I3C
  Total21 

 

Year 3 Semester II

NoCourse CodeHND Purchasing and SupplyCredit HoursRemarks
1PUS 302STRATEGIC SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT II3C
2PUS 310ANALYZING RISK IN PROCUREMENT3C
3PUS 308MARKETING II3C
4PUS 306ORGANISATIONAL BEHAVIOUR II3C
5PUS 304INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS MANAGEMENT II3C
6PUS 314PROJECT WORK4C
7PUS 312PROCUREMENT ETHICS3C
  Total22