Bachelor of Commerce

  • Provides an attractive range of career options
  • Equips students with both theoretical and practical knowledge

3 Years
NQF Level 7
360 credits
Full time & Supported distance learning

About The Programme

BCom (Bachelor of Commerce)

The BCom from REGENT Business School is a three-year programme that focuses on decision-making, management and technology within the business arena and is designed to give the student a solid foundation in the essential skills required for a successful career in business management.

The BCom fully equips students with both theoretical and practical exposures preparing them for a professional, commercial environment. Within the public or private sector, managerial expertise is highly valued and career advancement within the management sphere is supported by a recognised degree quali­fication. In fact, many professionals in sectors such as engineering, health services and education choose to complement their existing degrees with a BCom as this ensures career advancement and provides an integral understanding of the business aspects key to their sector of interest.

Who Should Attend

  • School leavers and those aspiring to pursue a career in Supply Chain Management
  • Individuals wishing to pursue a career in the field of commerce

Career Opportunities

BCom (Bachelor of Commerce)

  • Operations Manager
  • Senior Administrator
  • General Manager 

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 subject at Subsidiary level at HSC Or Pass in 3 Subject at A level at the London General Certificate.

Assessments

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.

Programme Structure

Duration: 3 years

Year 1

Semester Modules

  • Business Communication 101
  • Statistics 102

Annual Modules

  • Business Management 1
  • Economics 1
  • Accounting 1

Year 2

Semester Modules

  • Commercial Law 201
  • Information Systems 202

Annual Modules

  • Business Management

and any two electives:

  • Economics 2
  • Accounting 2
  • Human Resources Management 2
  • Marketing 2
  • Health Management 2  

Year 3

Semester Modules

  • Entrepreneurship 301
  • International Business 302 or Taxation 302

Annual Modules

  • Business Management 3

and any two electives*:

  • Economics 3
  • Accounting 3
  • Human Resources Management 3
  • Marketing 3
  • Health Management 3

* Followed on from Year 2

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of the programme, the student should be able to:

  • Display the necessary knowledge, skills,attitudes and applied competence to enable them to demonstrate administrative and managerial proficiency
  • Display knowledge of management in general
  • Apply skills of rational judgement and planning
  • Recognise and appreciate change within organisations
  • Make appropriate use of information technology
  • Analyse and solve operational problems
  • Display skills for the recording and processing of information
  • Display ethical behaviour in a corporate management context
  • Develop the functional competence of a graduate to proceed to middle management level within an organisation

Student Support

This programme is delivered through supported distance learning. Workshops are held each semester to support students in their studies.

The guide includes:

  • Compulsory readings
  • Self-study activities
  • Tutorial Letters
  • Assessment Exercises

In addition, students have access to:

  • Online Journals
  • Past examination papers
  • Supplementary learning materials available

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