Undergraduate
Programme Code:
07BBIA
Duration:
3.00
Mode of Study:
Full Time, Part Time, Distance
Accreditation:
NQF Level 7, Credits 358

Bachelor of Business and Information Administration

Course Overview

Admissions Requirements

Candidates may be admitted to this programme if they meet the General Admission Requirements of the Namibia University of Science and Technology (GI 2.1 in the NUST Yearbook Part 1). Mature Age candidates will be considered provided they meet the requirements and pass the mature age entrance examinations as required by the Namibia University of Science and Technology (GI 2.2 in the NUST Yearbook Part 1). Applications will be scanned and possible exemption methods will be introduced for students with former knowledge of Business Applications/Information Administration. Candidates who qualify to be exempted from Business Applications 1A will undertake a proper pre-assessment which will test their practical knowledge on the following: • Keyboard competence and accuracy • Speed ability of 15 w.p.m. • Basic knowledge of MS Word The passing mark for this assessment is 50 %. Holders of the NUST Diploma in Office Management and Technology may be admitted into the programme with advanced standing on a course by course credit at the discretion of the Department.

Career Opportunities

Office manager, Executive Secretary, Personal Assistant, Event Planners, Litigation Typists, Front Desk Receptionists.

Some of the Subjects You Will Study

Year 1
Semester 1

Course Code

Course Title

Prerequisite

BAC1100

Business Accounting 1A

None

Semester 2

BBE612S

Business Ethics

None

Year 2
Semester 3

AMM611S

Administrative Management 2A

Administrative Management 1B

IOP511S

Introduction to Organisational Psychology

None

Plus ONE of the following strands depending on specialisation:
                                    Business Administration Strand:                                                           

BAP611S

Business Applications 2A

Business Applications 1B

BIS611S

Business Information Systems 2A

Business Information Systems 1B

                                                                                                                                              
OR
                                    Medical Administration Strand:                                                            

MOA611S

Medical Office Applications 2A

Business Applications 1B

MIS611S

Medical Information Systems 2A

Business Information Systems 1B

                                   

Plus ONLY ONE of the following Electives:

LAL111S

Labour Law 1A

None

CML111S

Commercial Law 1A

None

Semester 4

AMM621S

Administrative Management 2B

Administrative Management 2A

Plus ONE of the following strands depending on specialisation, and based on choice made in Semester 3:
                                    Business Administration Strand:                                                           

BAP621S

Business Applications 2B

Business Applications 2A

BIS621S

Business Information Systems 2B

Business Information Systems 2A

 


                                    Medical Administration Strand:                                                            

MOA621S

Medical Office Applications 2B

Business Applications 2A

MIS621S

Medical Information Systems 2B

Business Information Systems 2A

                                                                                                                                             
Plus ONLY ONE of following corresponding courses based on Electives chosen in the previous semester:

LAL112S

Labour Law 1B

Labour Law 1A

CML112S

Commercial Law 1B

Commercial Law 1A

                                                                                                                                             

Year 3
Semester 5

WIO710S

Work Integrated Learning

A pass in all core Business and Information

 

 

Administration courses up to Semester 4.

Semester 6

PCO611S

Professional Communication

English for Academic Purposes, or

 

 

Communication Skills or Module 4 or

 

 

Exemption from English for Academic

 

 

Purposes/Language in Practice/Principles

 

 

of English Language Use

                                                                                                                                                                                   


 

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