Quantitative Analysis: Compiling a Local Development ProfileHome » University Courses »
Faculty Website: College of Business and Economics
Department: Department of Economics and Econometrics
Programme Level: Continuous Education Programmes
Programme Name: Quantitative Analysis: Compiling a Local Development Profile
Programme Code: S3E17Q
Medium of Facilitation: Part-Time
NQF Level: 6
NQF Credits: 0
The purpose of this SLP is to broaden and deepen the knowledge, understanding, insight and skills of Local Economic Development (LED) managers and practitioners and others involved in LED-related activities who are working at local government level to be able to undertake research and use Microsoft Excel to develop an economic profile for a local area to promote economic development in order to create employment opportunities, reduce poverty and improve service delivery to local communities.
National Senior Certificate, NQF level 4 (NSC) obtained in 2008 or after, or Senior Certificate (SC) obtained prior to 2008;. Experience in the fields related to public administration, economics or business. Applicants may be subject to an internal selection process. The SLP “Introduction to Local Economic Development” (S3E14Q) as pre-study is recommended.