Bachelor of Commerce in Management Marketing

Bachelor of Commerce in Management Marketing

B.Com. (Management Marketing)

SAQA ID 88683

This programme is offered by Boston City Campus & Business College Head Office in the distance education mode, with all other Boston City Campus & Business Colleges operating as Support Centres. Apply to register at any Boston City Campus & Business College branch countrywide.

Download the Fact Sheet for additional, detailed programme information.

YEAR ONE MODULES

Semester A

  • Computer Literacy (HCLT101-1)
  • Academic Literacy (HALT130-1)
  • Business Management 1 (HBMN130-1)
  • Marketing Management 1 (HMKT130-1)

Semester B

  • Computer Literacy Advanced (HCLT102-1)
  • Commercial Law 1 (HLWC1181)
  • Economics 1 (HECO130-1)
  • Accounting Principles (HACP130-1)
  • Entrepreneurship 1 (HENT130-1)

YEAR TWO MODULES

Semester A

  • Workplace Psychology (HPSW230-1)
  • Financial Accounting 1 (HFAC130-1)
  • Business Management 2 (HBMN230-1)
  • Entrepreneurship 2 (HENT230-1)

Semester B

  • Introduction to Cost and Management Accounting (HMAC200-1)
  • Marketing Management 2 (HMKT230-1)
  • Commercial Law 2 (HLWC230-1)
  • Business Ethics (HBMN231-1)
  • Logistics, Supply and Procurement (HBMN232-1)


YEAR THREE MODULES

Semester A

  • Business Management 3 (HBMN330-1)
  • Entrepreneurship 3 (HENT330-1)
  • Financial Management (HFMN330-1)
  • Research Methods (HRMM330-1)

Semester B

  • Marketing Management 3 (HMKT330-1)
  • Project Management (HBMN331-1)
  • Brand Management (HBRD330-1)
  • Work Integrated Learning (HWBMM330-1)

ASSESSMENT STRATEGIES

Various Assessment Strategies (ASC, ASW, AS1 to AS5) are used throughout the modules in the programme. For example, AS4 is predominately applied in this programme and consists
of

Formative Assessments (FA1 and FA2), also known as assignments or tests, which count forty percent (40%) – twenty percent (20%) each – towards the overall mark.

Summative Assessments in the form of a final exam or capstone project (SA1), count fifty percent (50%), and a research or reflective essay (SA2) count ten percent (10%) towards the overall mark.

supplementary assessment opportunity is provided for SA1 and SA2 respectively, which will be charged for. Please consult the Fact Sheet and Student Rulebook for additional, detailed programme information.

DURATION

Based on credits and notional hours of this qualification, the minimum duration is three years and the maximum duration is nine years of study.

OUTCOMES

On completion of the programme graduates will have the necessary knowledge and practical skills required to:

  • Operate effectively in the workplace using a number of Windows-based end-user applications
  • Apply general business principles to real-life situations and interpret economic realities of local and global communities
  • Manage financial, marketing and technology resources in organisations
  • Analyse financial and brand information
  • Demonstrate entrepreneurial and project management skills
  • Identify the socio-economic needs of society and display cultural sensitivity within
    Organisations

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

National Senior Certificate (NSC), with English passed and with endorsement for admission to Bachelor’s study; or National Certificate (Vocational) (NC(V)), with English passed and with endorsement for admission to Bachelor’s studies; or prior to 2009, Senior Certificate with English as one of the modules passed.

A number of post school qualifications may be used for admission and/or advanced placement into the degree programme with due regard for the 50% credit transfer rule and guidelines of progression and articulation. For example, a Higher Certificate, NQF (HEQSF) Level 5, minimum Credits 120; or a Diploma, NQF (HEQSF/OQSF) Level 6, minimum Credits 240 or 360.

PROGRAMME CATEGORY

BOSTON HIGHER EDUCATION PROGRAMME

On successful completion the Learner will be issued a Bachelor of Commerce in Management Marketing SAQA ID 88683, NQF L7, minimum 374 credits from Boston City Campus & Business College.

This qualification is recognised by the Financial Sector Conduct Authority
(FSCA), formerly the Financial Services Board (FSB), as Generic under all
Categories and Sub-Categories for occupational/professional purposes. The
FSCA is the market conduct regulator of financial institutions that provide financial
products and financial services, financial institutions that are licensed in terms of a
financial sector law, including banks, insurers, retirement funds and administrators,
and market infrastructures.


ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

This qualification is recognised by the Financial Sector Conduct Authority (FSCA), formerly the Financial Services Board (FSB), as Generic under all Categories and Sub-Categories for occupational/professional purposes. The
FSCA is the market conduct regulator of financial institutions that provide financial products and financial services, financial institutions that are licensed in terms of a financial sector law, including banks, insurers, retirement funds and administrators, and market infrastructures.


All modules are compulsory and must be passed.