A successful business requires vision, leadership, and skilled personnel to plan, organise and control its development. If you're driven and focused with entrepreneurial flair and natural leadership skills, this Diploma is the springboard that will take you to the heights of the business world.
If you are looking for an innovative introduction into the world of business then this qualification is for you. If you are interested in being an entrepreneur and managing your own business then choose this qualification. This Diploma equips students with core business principles and entrepreneurial skills to be able to work in and manage a small to medium size enterprise. Students not only acquire essential skills intended to enhance their own careers, they are also taught how to make a meaningful contribution to the strategic growth of any business or to one day manage their own business enterprises.
The IIE’s Diploma in Business Management and Entrepreneurship is accredited by the Council on Higher Education (CHE) and is registered by the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA) on the National Qualifications Framework (NQF) as a 260-credit qualification on level 5 (SAQA ID: 58671).
If you are an international student, you must ensure that:
Other considerations Mature Age Exemption:
The Diploma in Business Management and Entrepreneurship is run over two years and consists of 23 modules including, Work-Integrated Learning and the Work Readiness Programme. The academic year runs from February to November. The modules are delivered on a full-time basis with lectures Monday to Friday. In addition to attending lectures you will be expected to spend time conducting your own research and working on assignments.
To gain the most from the blended learning experience and VC’s Wireless classrooms and campuses, students are required to BYOT (Bring Your Own Technology) mobile device – netbook, laptop or tablet – to develop the necessary academic and digital literacies over the duration of this qualification.
In order to be awarded this qualification, you must have achieved a minimum final year mark of fifty percent (50%) for each module of the programme; and have met all the Work Integrated Learning requirements, where applicable.
When you graduate, you will receive a Diploma in Business Management and Entrepreneurship conferred by The Independent Institute of Education (The IIE).
In addition, it provides students access to higher education and to graduates of the programme an opportunity to further specialise in marketing or business.
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*SLP: Short Learning Programme