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