Diploma in Small Business Management ExtendedHome » University Courses »
Faculty Website: College of Business and Economics
Department: Department of Business Management
Programme Level: Undergraduate
Programme Name: Diploma in Small Business Management Extended
Programme Code: D1SBME
Medium of Facilitation: Full-Time
NQF Level: 6
NQF Credits: 452
The purpose of this qualification is to develop students to have a broad understanding of entrepreneurship and business, with a specific practical outcome and experience of having their own business and to successfully start and grow the business. The qualification prepares the student in both the fields of entrepreneurship and social entrepreneurship for the diverse challenges present in the business environment and equips them with the necessary analytical and cognitive skills to analyse and implement solutions to these challenges in their own businesses. This qualification mainly prepares students to start and own their own businesses as entrepreneurs.
Entrepreneur, Business Owner, Business Advisor, Business Manager, Social Entrepreneur. It is recommended that applicants to this qualification show a desire to start their own business.
A minimum APS of 19 with Mathematics or 21 with Mathematical Literacy. English 4 (50%), Mathematics or Technical Mathematics 3 (40%), or Mathematical Literacy 4 (50%).
Selection is based on academic credit. Only first time (new) entering candidates are considered for admission into the extended diploma programmes. This means that those who was previously enrolled at a Higher Education Institution do not qualify.