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Bachelor of Business Studies & Computing Science Degree (4 years)

Bachelor of Business Studies & Computing Science Degree (4 years)

 

Level 1 courses

All the Level 1 courses are core courses

CourseCode Description
BS101 Business Administration 1
AC119 Financial Accounting for Business
HCT112 Fundamental Mathematical Structures
HCT113          Programming 1
CSC0102  Communication Skills for Commerce 1
ECON104 Principles of Microeconomics
BS105 Business Administration 2
AC120 Financial Accounting for Business
CSC0103 Communication Skills for Commerce 2
HCT107          Discrete Mathematics
HCT108 Data Structures and Algorithms
HCT109          Logic Design and Switching Circuits
ECON109 Principles of Macroeconomics
HCT114 Internet Programming

 

Level 2 courses

All the Level 2 courses are core courses

CourseCode Description
HCT210          Software Engineering
HCT215          Microcontrollers, Microprocessors and Interfacing
HCT216 Programming 3           
HCT211          Database Concepts
HCT212 Automata, Languages and Computation        
HCT214          Discrete Mathematics
HCT260          Practical Project          
BS201 Management 1
BS202 Principles of Marketing 1
BS204             Corporate Finance 1
BS205 Management 2
BS206 Principles of Marketing 2
BS207 Corporate Finance 2
CSCO103 Communication Skills for Commerce 2
HCT207 Introductio to Data Communication

Level 3 core course

Coursecode Description
BS380 Industrial attachment and professional experience

 

Level 4 courses

A student shall take ALL the core courses and any TWO optional courses

 

Core courses

Course Code Description
HCT426 Research Methods
HCT424  Theory of Computation
HCT222 Computer Organization & Architecture
HCT423 Design and Analysis of Algorithms
HCT201          Operating Systems
BS408 Strategic Management 1
BS402 Advanced Corporate Finance
BSFM201 Treasury Management
BS409 Strategic Management 2
BS010 Management of Financial Institutions
BS419 International Finance
HCT226 Programming Languages
HCT470 Dissertation
HCT407 Data Communication and Networks

 

Career Prospects

Business Studies & Computing Science students can pursue careers as:

  • Systems Analysts, Software Development Management Posts in Commercial and Financial Services, Insurance, Banking and the Public Sector.

Bachelor of Business Studies Honours Degree (4 years)

All the courses in this programme are core courses

Level 1 courses

Course Code

Description

BS101

Business Administration 1

BS107

Business Mathematics

AC103

Financial Accounting for Business

AC108

Business Law

AC105

Information Processing

CSC0102

Communications Skills for Commerce 1       

ECON104

Principles of Microeconomics

BS105

Business Administration 2

BS106

Business Statistics

AC113

Financial Accounting for Business

AC118

Business Law

AC115

Information Processing

ECON109

Principles of Macroeconomics

CSC0103

Communication Skills for Commerce 2

Level 2 courses

Marketing Option

Course Code

Description

BS201

Management 1

BS202

Principles of Marketing 1

BS204

Corporate Finance 1

BS210

Small Business Management

BS016

Human Resources

BSM201

Managing Quality

BS205

Management 2

BS206

Principles of Marketing 2       

BS207

Corporate Finance 2

BS209

Entrepreneurial Skills and Development

BSM002

Purchasing and Supply Management

BS401

Consumer and Buyer Behaviour

                                                                     

Finance and Banking option

Course Code

Description

BS201

Management 1

BS202

Principles of Marketing 1       

BS004

Banking Theory and Practice

BS204

Corporate Finance 1

BS210

Small Business Management

BSFM201

Treasury Management

BS205

Management 2

BS206

Principles of Marketing 2

BS207

Corporate Finance 2

BS208

Management of Financial Institutions

BS209

Entrepreneurial Skills and Development.

BSFM202

Financial Risk Management

Management/Human Resources option

Course Code

Description

BS201

Management 1

BS202

Principles of Marketing 1

BS204

Corporate Finance 1

BS016

Human Resources

BS210

Small Business Management

BS023

Training and Development

BS205

Management 2

BS206

Principles of Marketing 2       

BS207

Corporate Finance 2

BS209

Entrepreneurial Skills and Development

THM211

Management of Organisational Behaviour

BS012

Labour Relations

Level 3 course

Course Code

Description

BS380

Industrial attachment and professional experience

Level 4 courses

Marketing Option

Course Code

Description

BS408

Strategic Management 1        

BS414

Marketing Research 1

BS460

Research Methods 1

BS410

Marketing Management 1

BS416

International Marketing

BS412

Marketing Communication 1

BS409

Strategic Management 2

BS480

Research Methods 2

BS415

Marketing Research 2

BS411

Marketing Management 2

BS413

Marketing Communication 2

BS018

Services Marketing

Finance and Banking option

Course Code

Description

BS408

Strategic Management 1        

BS460

Research Methods 1

BS418

Investment Analysis and Portfolio Management.

BS402

Advanced Corporate Finance

BS407

Capital Markets

BS405

Project Management

BS409

Strategic Management 2

BS480

Research Methods 2

BS419

International Finance

BSFM403

Credit Management

BSFM404

Corporate Banking

BS018

Services Marketing

Management/Human Resources option

Course Code

Description

BS408

Strategic Management 1

BS460

Research Methods 1

BS421

Production Management

BSMGT402

Management of Change

BSH403

Negotiation Skills

BS405

Project Management

BS409

Strategic Management 2        

BS480

Research Methods 2

BS011

Leadership Dynamics

BS018

Services Marketing

BSMGT002

Business Ethics

BS003

International Business Management

BSMGT404

Managing Quality

Career Prospects

Marketing graduates can pursue careers as:

  • Marketing Management, Advertising, Public Relations, International Marketing, Marketing Research and Sales management.

Finance and Banking graduates can pursue careers as:

  • Financial Analysts, Investment Analysts, Management Posts in Commercial and Merchant Banks as well as Management Posts in Finance Departments of various organisations.

Graduates in Management or Human Resources studies can pursue careers in:

Human Resources management or Training Management

Master of Strategic Marketing (2½ years on Part-time)

To qualify for a Master of Strategic Marketing:

A candidate must normally possess a good honours degree with a 2.2 or better in Business Studies and two (2) years post graduate work experience.

Courses

Part 1

Course        Course                                                Examination       Weighting      Units

Code           description                                         Duration

MSM 501      Strategic Marketing                                3                           1                     15

MSM 502      Consumer Behaviour                             3                           1                     15

MSM 503      International Marketing Strategy             3                           1                     15

MSM 505      Accounting for Managers                        3                           1                     15

MSM 506      Global Economy                                    3                           1                     15

Part 2

MSM 504       Business Research Methods                  3                           1                      15

MSM 507       Integrated Marketing Communications   3                          1                      15

MSM 508       Strategic Brand Management                3                          1                      15

MSM 509       Service Marketing and Consultancy       3                          1                      15

MSM 510       Electronic Marketing                             3                          1                      15

Part 3

Course Code             Course description               Examination             Weighting      Units                                                                                                  Duration

MSM 570                    Dissertation                                                                  4                      60

Course Syllabus

In accordance with the provisions of the General Academic Regulations, detailed syllabi for courses do not form part of these regulations but shall be maintained in the Faculty Office for reference. 

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