Courses & Units

Procurement Processes and Strategies ZAA150

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Unit delivery is subject to sufficient enrolment numbers.

Introduction

This unit will prepare you with the skills necessary to ensure organisational value for money through the procurement of goods and services. You will investigate procurement ethics, the basics of contracts, the process of developing quotation and tender documentation, evaluation and negotiation principles, the contract award process and procurement strategies for both public and private entities.

Summary

Unit name Procurement Processes and Strategies
Unit code ZAA150
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School University College
Discipline Applied Business
Coordinator

Rene Kling

Available as student elective? No
Breadth Unit? No

Availability

This unit is currently unavailable.

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Learning Outcomes

Identify and explain key concepts related to the procurement process

Identify and analyse factors impacting on the procurement of goods and services

Analyse and apply procurement processes and strategies

Identify, evaluate and use relevant discipline tools and techniques

Identify and evaluate relevant behaviours, principles and perspectives in the workplace

Use reflective and deliberative thinking to generate plans for self-development

Apply practice and discipline-based skills and knowledge to communicate solutions to real world problems

Fees

Domestic

Band Field of Education

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Teaching

Teaching Pattern

Blended mode: Online content, full-day workshop (x2), weekly tutorials

Assessment

AT1: Contract Law Scenarios (30%)

AT2: Supply Market Analysis Report (40%)

AT3: Procurement Process Documentation Portfolio –(40%)

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Textbooks

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