Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)

Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)

 

 PROGRAMME DESCRIPTION

 

The Bachelor of Business Administration is an undergraduate qualification that provides an overview of management practice in a national and international context. The programme develops a conceptual understanding of management issues, theories and approaches for making a career in management.

 

 

 

The coursework is designed to provide the student with knowledge and skills to apply the principles and practices and management in a real work context. A secondary purpose is to provide a convenient and appropriate avenue into business administration studies and eventually gain full employment for students coming straight out of school.

 

 

 

MINIMUM DURATION

 

3 Years

 

 

 

NQF LEVEL

 

National Qualifications Framework Level 7 (360 credit points)

 

 

 

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

 

Either a Pass in 3 subjects at A level and 1 subject at Subsidiary level at HSC Or Pass in 2 subjects at A level and 2 subjects at Subsidiary level at HSC Or Pass in 3 Subject at A level at the London General Certificate

 

 

 

MODE OF DELIVERY

 

Full time and Supported distance learning.

 

 

 

ASSESSMENT

 

The final assessment mark for each module consists of an assignment (50 %) and a written examination (50 %). Examinations are written at the end of each semester.

 

 

 

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

 

General Manager
Public Service Administrator
Functional Manager
Entrepreneur

 

 

 

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

 

• School leavers and those aspiring to pursue a career in business and management.
• Persons occupying or intending to occupy junior and middle management positions in private and public businesses.
• Owners or managers of small businesses.

 

 

 

STUDENT SUPPORT

 

The Bachelor of Business Administration is delivered through supported distance learning. Workshops are held each semester to support students in their studies. A study guide accompanies each module. The guide includes compulsory readings, self-study activities, tutorial letters and assessment exercises. In addition, students have access to online journals, past examination papers and supplementary learning materials available on the website.

 

 

 

LEARNING OUTCOMES:

 

Upon completion of the Bachelor of Business Administration, the student should be able to:
Demonstrate a thorough understanding of the function and practice of management.
• Identify and solve business related problems creatively and critically.
• Apply knowledge and skills in a multi-disciplinary way using management concepts, models, theories, principles and research methods.
• Demonstrate in depth knowledge and insight of the economic and business environments.
• Apply critical thinking to the research, analysis, and resolution of business problems.
• Recognise ethical, legal, and social consideration in complex business situations.
• Understand the global, economic, ethical and legal environments of contemporary business.
• Identify and practice the leadership and motivational traits and qualities necessary to accomplish organisational goals.

 

 

 

PROGRAMME STRUCTURE

 

Year 1

 

 

 

Semester 1
• Business Management 1A
• Economics 1A
• End User Computing 1T
• Business Mathematics 1T
Semester 2
• Business Management 1B
• Economics 1B
• Business Communication 1T
• Financial Accounting

 

 

 

Year 2

 

Semester 1
• Business Management 2A
• Business Administration 2A
• Business and Society
• Management Accounting
Semester 2
• Business Management 2B
• Business Administration 2B
• Information Systems
• Business Statistics

 

 

 

Year 3

 

Semester 1
• Business Management 3A
• Business Administration 3A
• Business Management 3B
• Business Administration 3B
Semester 2
• Business Administration 3C
• Business Administration 3D
• Business Management 3C
• Business Management 3D

 

  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Contact Us

YKBS
Morcellement Belle Terre Road (VRS)
Highlands 73604
MAURITIUS

Email: registry@ykbs.ac.mu

Tel: +230 698 9000 / +230 698 4087

Mobile: +230 5754 7100 / +230 5710 4242

Fax: +230 698 9010

 

YKBS Ltd is a private company registered by the Registrar of Companies with specific aims to promote higher education in Mauritius. The company's operation started in July 2002 and has been involved in the promotion of MBA and other management programmes on full-time and supported distance learning mode of deliveries.