Course in Business Studies in Africa

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Business Studies

Courses are intended to be taken by those wishing to further their personal development. Whether you take the courses in a classroom or online, there are a variety of specialized study areas.

Business studies is an academic area of study that provides the knowledge and skills needed for a career in the business realm. Studies may consist of finance, accounting, economics, organizational studies, business ethics, and marketing.

Africa is a continent of 53 independent countries and a rich mix of native peoples, cultures, economies and history. Africa is the second largest continent in the world.

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Doing Business In Africa Program

Strathmore Business School (SBS)
Campus Full time January 2018 Kenya Nairobi

Doing Business In Africa Program (DBAP) is a program designed by Strathmore Business School (SBS) to provide executives with a unique exposure to the African continent by providing practical skills and knowledge required to successfully operate and grow a business on the African continent. The in-depth curriculum draws from SBS’ experience of the case study methodology, lectures, industry guests’ sessions and syndicate group discussions. [+]

Africa’s economic growth outlook has come into sharp focus recently but while it is the boundless opportunities in natural resources that are currently driving this renewed interest, Africa’s billion-strong population, mostly youthful and increasingly urbanised, will translate into a booming consumer and labour market in the near future.

Doing Business In Africa Program (DBAP) is a program designed by Strathmore Business School (SBS) to provide executives with a unique exposure to the African continent by providing practical skills and knowledge required to successfully operate and grow a business on the African continent. The in-depth curriculum draws from SBS’ experience of the case study methodology, lectures, industry guests’ sessions and syndicate group discussions. ... [-]


Social Entrepreneurship Programme for International Students

University of Johannesburg
Campus Full time 3 weeks February 2018 South Africa Johannesburg

The Social Entrepreneurship for International Students programme provides an opportunity for international students to experience South Africa, the city of Johannesburg and the University of Johannesburg’s campus life within the exciting fi eld social entrepreneurship. [+]

ABOUT OUR UNIQUE PROGRAMME

The Social Entrepreneurship for International Students programme provides an opportunity for international students to experience South Africa, the city of Johannesburg and the University of Johannesburg’s campus life within the exciting field social entrepreneurship.

The programme includes the ultimate hands-on work experience within established social enterprises in the underprivileged areas in and around Johannesburg. Students influencing the way these businesses are managed.

This programme can best be described as an experience in change-making. In the three weeks, students’ perceptions and lives will be transformed due to being exposed to the realities of a developing country, whilst operating in a safe and educational environment.... [-]


Course in Wholesale and Retail - Storekeeping and Stock Control

Damelin Part Time
Campus Part time 64 hours February 2018 South Africa Johannesburg

On successful completion of the programme, the learner will receive the Damelin Short Programme in Storekeeping and Stock Control Certificate. [+]

Course in Wholesale and Retail - Short Programme in Storekeeping and Stock ControlCertificationOn successful completion of the programme, the learner will receive the Damelin Short Programme in Storekeeping and Stock Control Certificate.Entry Requirements

    Learners are required to have knowledge, comprehension and application of English and Mathematics at Grade 10 or equivalent.     Learners must be working in the Wholesale and Retail Sector or have access to such practical experience.

Course DurationThe programme duration is 64 hours and the tuition is face-to-face. Each Damelin campus has a different tuition schedule. Programmes are offered during the week, in the evenings, or on Saturdays.Course IntroThis programme is intended for people who collect and deliver stock. The programme includes moving, packing and maintaining stock in a Distribution Centre/Warehouse and maintaining safety and housekeeping standards. Learners who have completed this programme will be able to count stock accurately in accordance with all organisational procedures.... [-]


Course in Office Administration - Mathematics for Business (IBS)

Damelin Part Time
Campus Part time 65 hours February 2018 South Africa Johannesburg

Upon successful completion of each skills programme, IBS will issue learners with a Results Letter outlining the modules and credits achieved. Only on completion of 3 modules towards the full [+]

Course in Office Administration - Skills Programme in Introduction to Mathematics for Business (IBS)CertificationUpon successful completion of each skills programme, IBS will issue learners with a Results Letter outlining the modules and credits achieved. Only on completion of 3 modules towards the full qualification will the learner be awarded a certificate with a FASSET endorsement. Learner results will be recorded on the IBS National Learner Records Database within 6 months of completion.Entry Requirements

    Knowledge, comprehension and application of the English language at NQF 2/Grade 10 or equivalent     Knowledge, comprehension and application of Mathematical Literacy at NQF 2/Grade 10 or equivalent     Admission may be subject to an interview with an academic staff member ... [-]

Course in Marketing - Skills Programme in Business Administration Skills

Damelin Part Time
Campus Part time 99 hours February 2018 South Africa Johannesburg

Upon successful completion of the programme and if the learner is found to be “Competent” in the PoE, the learner will receive a Services SETA Statement of Results outlining the unit standard in the Skills Programme in Business Administration covered in 67467 and 26 credits achieved. [+]

Course in Marketing - Skills Programme in Business Administration SkillsCertificationUpon successful completion of the programme and if the learner is found to be “Competent” in the PoE, the learner will receive a Services SETA Statement of Results outlining the unit standard in the Skills Programme in Business Administration covered in 67467 and 26 credits achieved.Entry Requirements

    If done on a full-time basis:     Knowledge, comprehension and application of the English language at NQF 3/Grade 11 or equivalent     Knowledge, comprehension and application of Mathematical Literacy at NQF 3/Grade 11 or equivalent     Knowledge, comprehension and application of a South African 2nd language at NQF Level 2/Grade 10 or equivalent     Knowledge, comprehension and application of Computer Literacy at NQF Level 3/Grade 11 or equivalent     Admission may be subject to an interview with an academic staff member     If done on a part-time basis:     Knowledge, comprehension and application of Numeracy and Literacy (1st and 2nd language) at Grade 12 or equivalent     CAT has been approved, thus exempting the learner from doing the fundamentals ... [-]

Course in Marketing - Skills Programme in Customer Relationship Management

Damelin Part Time
Campus Part time 72 hours February 2018 South Africa Johannesburg

Upon successful completion of the programme and if the learner is found to be “Competent” in the PoE, the learner will receive a Services SETA Statement of Results outlining the unit standard covered in the Skills Programme in Customer Relationship Marketing and 19 credits achieved. [+]

Course in Marketing - Skills Programme in Customer Relationship ManagementCertificationUpon successful completion of the programme and if the learner is found to be “Competent” in the PoE, the learner will receive a Services SETA Statement of Results outlining the unit standard covered in the Skills Programme in Customer Relationship Marketing and 19 credits achieved.Entry Requirements

    If done on a full-time basis:     Knowledge, comprehension and application of the English language at NQF 3/Grade 11 or equivalent     Knowledge, comprehension and application of Mathematical Literacy at NQF 3/Grade 11 or equivalent     Knowledge, comprehension and application of a South African 2nd language at NQF Level 2/Grade 10 or equivalent     Knowledge, comprehension and application of Computer Literacy at NQF Level 3/Grade 11 or equivalent     Admission may be subject to an interview with an academic staff member     If done on a part-time basis:     Knowledge, comprehension and application of Numeracy and Literacy (1st and 2nd language) at Grade 12 or equivalent     CAT has been approved, thus exempting the learner from doing the fundamentals ... [-]

Course in Marketing - Short Programme in Sales and Marketing Management

Damelin Part Time
Campus Part time 50 hours February 2018 South Africa Johannesburg

On successful completion of the programme, learners will receive the Damelin Short Programme Certificate in Sales and Marketing Management. [+]

Course in Marketing - Short Programme in Sales and Marketing ManagementCertificationOn successful completion of the programme, learners will receive the Damelin Short Programme Certificate in Sales and Marketing Management.Entry Requirements

    Learners are required to have knowledge, comprehension and application of English and Mathematics at Grade 10 or equivalent.

Course DurationThe programme duration is 50 hours and the tuition is face-to-face. Each Damelin campus has a different tuition schedule. Programmes are offered during the week, in the evenings, or on Saturdays.Course IntroThe success of almost any business depends largely on the effectiveness of its marketing and sales team. The programme in Sales and Marketing Management recognises the vital importance of this function and has been designed to give a broad understanding of marketing. At the same time, learners acquire selling skills and techniques which are essential in order to be successful in this field. The programme is designed for people who are new to sales and marketing or who want to understand the impact of marketing on every part of the business.... [-]


Course in Management - Business Administration and Management (BAM)

Damelin Part Time
Campus Part time 68 hours February 2018 South Africa Johannesburg

On successful completion of the programme, the learner will receive the Damelin Short Programme in Business Administration and Management Certificate. [+]

Course in Management - Short Programme in Business Administration and Management (BAM)CertificationOn successful completion of the programme, the learner will receive the Damelin Short Programme in Business Administration and Management Certificate.Entry Requirements

    Learners are required to have knowledge, comprehension and application of English at Grade 12 or equivalent.     Although not a requirement, it is recommended that learners should have some work experience and/or business administration knowledge.

Course DurationThe programme duration is 68 hours and the tuition is face-to-face. Each Damelin campus has a different tuition schedule. Programmes are offered during the week, in the evenings, or on Saturdays. Please enquire at your campus.Course IntroIn South Africa there is an increased demand for qualified managers and supervisors to take charge of new divisions and branches of established businesses. Opportunities for small businesses, both in the formal and informal sector, have created the need for competent entrepreneurs. This programme is designed to give learners a thorough grounding in the essentials of business so that they can competently move up the management ladder or operate their own small business with confidence. Learners apply fundamental principles, terminology and methods in solving well-defined problems. The qualification is aimed at equipping first-line managers with the knowledge and skills required to fulfil their management role within the organisation.... [-]


Course in Business Administration - Principles of Commercial Law (CIS)

Damelin Part Time
Campus Part time 65 hours February 2018 South Africa Johannesburg

Upon successful completion of each skills programme, CIS will issue learners with a Results Letter outlining the modules and credits achieved. Only on completion of 3 modules towards the full qualification will the learner be awarded a Certificate with a [+]

Course in Business Administration - Skills Programme in General Principles of Commercial Law (CIS)CertificationUpon successful completion of each skills programme, CIS will issue learners with a Results Letter outlining the modules and credits achieved. Only on completion of 3 modules towards the full qualification will the learner be awarded a Certificate with a FASSET endorsement. Learner results will be recorded on the CIS National Learner Records Database within 6 months of completion.Entry Requirements

    Knowledge, comprehension and application of the English language at NQF 4/Grade 12 or equivalent     Knowledge, comprehension and application of Mathematical Literacy at NQF 4/Grade 12 or equivalent     Knowledge, comprehension and application of Accounting at NQF 4/Grade 12 or equivalent     Admission may be subject to an interview with an academic staff member ... [-]

Course in Business Administration - Skills Programme in Economics (CIS)

Damelin Part Time
Campus Part time 65 hours February 2018 South Africa Johannesburg

Upon successful completion of each skills programme, CIS will issue learners with a Results Letter outlining the modules and credits achieved. Only on completion of 3 modules towards the full qualification will the learner be awarded a Certificate with a [+]

Course in Business Administration - Skills Programme in Economics (CIS)CertificationUpon successful completion of each skills programme, CIS will issue learners with a Results Letter outlining the modules and credits achieved. Only on completion of 3 modules towards the full qualification will the learner be awarded a Certificate with a FASSET endorsement. Learner results will be recorded on the CIS National Learner Records Database within 6 months of completion.Entry Requirements

    Knowledge, comprehension and application of the English language at NQF 4/Grade 12 or equivalent     Knowledge, comprehension and application of Mathematical Literacy at NQF 4/Grade 12 or equivalent     Knowledge, comprehension and application of Accounting at NQF 4/Grade 12 or equivalent     Admission may be subject to an interview with an academic staff member ... [-]

Course in Business Administration - Financial Accounting 1 (CIS)

Damelin Part Time
Campus Part time 65 hours February 2018 South Africa Johannesburg

Upon successful completion of each skills programme, CIS will issue learners with a Results Letter outlining the modules and credits achieved. Only on completion of 3 modules towards the full qualification will the learner be awarded a Certificate with a [+]

Course in Business Administration - Skills Programme in Financial Accounting 1 (CIS)CertificationUpon successful completion of each skills programme, CIS will issue learners with a Results Letter outlining the modules and credits achieved. Only on completion of 3 modules towards the full qualification will the learner be awarded a Certificate with a FASSET endorsement. Learner results will be recorded on the CIS National Learner Records Database within 6 months of completion.Entry Requirements

    Knowledge, comprehension and application of the English language at NQF 4/Grade 12 or equivalent     Knowledge, comprehension and application of Mathematical Literacy at NQF 4/Grade 12 or equivalent     Knowledge, comprehension and application of Accounting at NQF 4/Grade 12 or equivalent     Admission may be subject to an interview with an academic staff member. ... [-]

Course in Business Administration - Skills Programme in Communication (CIS)

Damelin Part Time
Campus Part time 65 hours February 2018 South Africa Johannesburg

Upon successful completion of each skills programme, CIS will issue learners with a Results Letter outlining the modules and credits achieved. Only on completion of 3 modules towards the full qualification will the learner be awarded a Certificate with a [+]

Course in Business Administration - Skills Programme in Communication (CIS)CertificationUpon successful completion of each skills programme, CIS will issue learners with a Results Letter outlining the modules and credits achieved. Only on completion of 3 modules towards the full qualification will the learner be awarded a Certificate with a FASSET endorsement. Learner results will be recorded on the CIS National Learner Records Database within 6 months of completion.Entry Requirements

    Knowledge, comprehension and application of the English language at NQF 4/Grade 12 or equivalent     Knowledge, comprehension and application of Mathematical Literacy at NQF 4/Grade 12 or equivalent     Knowledge, comprehension and application of Accounting at NQF 4/Grade 12 or equivalent     Admission may be subject to an interview with an academic staff member. ... [-]

Course in Business Administration - Essential Business Finance (ICB)

Damelin Part Time
Campus Part time 100 hours February 2018 South Africa Johannesburg

Upon successful completion of the programme, ICB will issue learners with a Results Letter outlining the modules covered. The ICB will apply to FASSET on the learner’s behalf for the Skills [+]

Course in Business Administration - Skills Programme in Essential Business Finance (ICB)CertificationUpon successful completion of the programme, ICB will issue learners with a Results Letter outlining the modules covered. The ICB will apply to FASSET on the learner’s behalf for the Skills Programme in Essential Business Finance to be awarded. Learner results will be recorded on the ICB National Learner Records Database within 3 months of completion.Entry Requirements

    Knowledge, comprehension and application of the English language at NQF 3/Grade 11 or equivalent     Knowledge, comprehension and application of Mathematical Literacy at NQF 3/Grade 11 or equivalent     Knowledge, comprehension and application of a South African 2nd language at NQF 2/Grade 10 or equivalent     Knowledge, comprehension and application of Computer Skills at NQF 3/Grade 11 or equivalent     Knowledge, comprehension and application of Accounting at NQF 3/Grade 11 or equivalent, or     Learners who have successfully completed the NC: Bookkeeping (SAQA ID 58375, Level 3)     Admission may be subject to an interview with an academic staff member. ... [-]

Course in Business Administration - Storekeeping and Stock Control

Damelin Part Time
Campus Part time 64 hours February 2018 South Africa Johannesburg

On successful completion of the programme, the learner will receive a Damelin Short Programme Certificate in Storekeeping and Stock Control. [+]

Course in Business Administration - Short Programme in Storekeeping and Stock ControlCertificationOn successful completion of the programme, the learner will receive a Damelin Short Programme Certificate in Storekeeping and Stock Control.

Entry Requirements

    Learners are required to have knowledge, comprehension and application of English and Mathematics at NQF Level 2/Grade 10 or equivalent.     Learners must be working in the Wholesale and Retail Sector or have access to such practical experience.

Course DurationThe programme duration is 64 hours and the tuition is face-to-face. Each Damelin campus has a different tuition schedule. Programmes are offered during the week, in the evenings, or on Saturdays.Course IntroThis programme is intended for people who collect and deliver stock. The programme includes moving, packing and maintaining stock in a Distribution Centre/Warehouse and maintaining safety and housekeeping standards. Learners who have completed this programme will be able to count stock accurately in accordance with all organisational procedures. An integrated assessment approach, using both formative and summative methods of assessments, is used. Learners must be prepared to allocate additional time every week to complete research projects, assignments, tasks or tests.... [-]