• Modules and Outcomes

    The BBA programme is outcomes-based rather than exam-based. This means achieving in a results oriented study environment.

    The Relevant Modules

    • Management Practice
    • Economics
    • Financial Accounting
    • Financial Management
    • Business Law
    • Labour Law
    • Business Communication
    • Research Methodology and Proposal
    • World of Work, and
    • Project Management
    • Human Resources Management or Marketing Management or Public Administration

    The outcomes you have to achieve to be awarded recognition of achievement and a degree being conferred are:

    Exit Level Outcomes

    • Apply management principles in the business environment
    • Communicate effectively in the business environment
    • Survive and thrive in the new world of work
    • Understand the economic environment that influences business managers
    • Understand accounting and its application in the business management environment
    • Understand business law and its implications for business management
    • Understand financial management in the business management environment
    • Understand labour law and its implications for business management
    • Understand the concepts relating to research methodology and prepare a research proposal

    Critical Cross-Field Outcomes

    • Identify, analyse, formulate, and serve the needs of individuals and society creatively and innovatively.
    • Work effectively both on own initiatives and with others as a member of a team, group, organisation, community, and contribute to the group output in tasks growing out of the business, commerce and management fields.
    • Manage and organise his or hers activities and life responsibly and effectively, including his or hers studies within the distance context.
    • Collect, analyse, organise and critically evaluate information, as required in the pursuit of the BBA.
    • Communicate effectively using visual, mathematical and/or language skills in the modes of oral and/or written presentation in often extensive pieces of sustained discourse.
    • Utilise science and technology effectively and critically showing responsibility towards the environment and health and well-being of others, in community, national and global contexts.
    • Demonstrate knowledge in the functional areas of business. Apply management principles in a work-based context.
    • Anticipate and analyse trends in the business environment. Integrate theory and application from various functional areas in an interdisciplinary approach.
    • Demonstrate an understanding of the world as a set of related systems by recognising that problem-solving contexts do not exist in isolation, and by acknowledging their responsibilities to those in the local and broader community.
    • Survive and thrive in a new world of work.

    Majors, aka Electives

    (two of the following)

    • Understand and implement project management in the business environment
    • Understand and implement human resources management in the business environment
    • Understand and implement marketing management in the business environment
    • Understand and implement public management in the business environment