Berea Technical College

Empowering the nation through education

BUSINESS MANAGEMENT

PROGRAMME TITLE NQF SAQA ID CREDITS
DIPLOMA: BUSINESS MANAGEMENT 6 21058 240

DESCRIPTION

The Diploma in Business Management provides a broad understanding of the establishment and management of a business.The programme provides both an academic and theoretical foundation and the applicative practical business skills suitable for the budding entrepreneur or business novice.The aim of the Diploma In Business Management is:

To enable learners to start SME (Small and Micro Enterprise] ventures or investipte the option of goingInto business by operating a franchise.

To enable learners to utilize the knowledge gained to draw up a comprehensive business plan In support of financialapplications towards the establishment of a small business venture and other financIng concerns.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS,COURSE DURATION AND CAREER FIELDS

Grade 12 or an equivalent NQF level 4 qualification. Learners can also access the qualification at the age of 23 where the necessary experience has been obtained through skills obtained otherwise.

Course duration

Full Time : Minimum 2 Years

Career Fields

Business Manager

Operations Manager

Human Resources

Entrepreneur

ARTICULATION

  • The programme articulates vertically with programmes such as the Diploma in Marketing Management,the diploma In Advertising and the fundamental skills obtained avails entry opportunities for further studies in computer skills and business studies.

PROGRAMME OUTLINE

  1. Communication
  2. The use of Science and Technology
  3. Problem salving
  4. Working with others
  5. Organizing and managing oneself
  6. Critical thinkingskills
  7. Understandlng the world as a set of related systems