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    BBA Learning Programme 

    The BBA Learning Programme will provide you with a broad framework of knowledge and skills essential to progress along a career path as a knowledgeable worker, administrator and/or practitioner in management. It focuses on skills, knowledge, values and attitudes required in management.  

    The BBA Learning Programme allows you to work towards a nationally recognised whole qualification and is credit-bearing towards our Bachelor of Business Administration Degree, a registered qualification with the South African Qualifications Authority. It also allows for open access, bearing in mind the learning assumed in place, and you can enrol for full-time, part-time studies or recognition of prior learning, due to its flexibility. 

    The qualification has building blocks that can be developed further and will also lead to a more defined management career path at national second degree level. 

    Focus of Learning Programme

    • Role of business communicator, researcher in the business environment, and ethical business practice
    • Critical roles of the business manager
    • Learning areas appropriate to the selected specialist field (Marketing Management; Human Resources Management; Public Management; Project Management). 

    Exit Level Outcomes for 480 Credits

    The outcomes you have to achieve in this learning programme are ...

    • 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

    Majors, aka Electives

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