This IIE Bachelor of Business Administration qualification is one of the many accredited IIE Business qualifications. This qualification is aimed at students who are business-minded or entrepreneurial or are interested in a career in management administration.

 

SKILLS YOU WILL DEVELOP

 

Business administrators and managers with the skills to plan, organise, direct, control and review daily operations and major functions of a business are rare in South Africa.  This IIE qualification is designed to prepare graduates with the necessary skills to fill this gap.

 

POSSIBLE CAREERS

  • Marketing Manager
  • Sales Manager
  • Operations Manager
  • Business Consultant
  • Market Research Analyst
  • Human Resources (HR) Specialist

 

DURATION

Full-time: This is a three-year full-time qualification offered by The Independent Institute of Education (The IIE) at IIE Rosebank College. Full-time lectures take place during the day on weekdays at the following campuses: Braamfontein, Bloemfontein, Cape Town, Durban, Pretoria CBD, Pretoria Sunnyside, Polokwane, Pietermaritzburg, and Nelson Mandela Bay.

Online/Distance: This IIE qualification is available through IIE Distance Learning for individuals wanting to study and work. Speak to one of our student advisors for more information.

 

THE WEIGHT YOUR FUTURE QUALIFICATION CARRIES

The IIE Bachelor of Business Administration is accredited by the Council on Higher Education (CHE) and is registered by the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA) on the National Qualifications Framework (NQF) as a 365-credit qualification on Level 7 (SAQA ID No:  90759). On successful completion you will receive a Degree in Bachelor of Business Administration from The Independent Institute of Education (The IIE), a leading registered private provider of higher education in South Africa.

 

STUDY FURTHER WITH IIE PATHWAYS

The Independent Institute of Education (The IIE) offers you the opportunity to start with a higher certificate and progress into a diploma or a degree.  There are several pathways offered at IIE Rosebank College that enable access to higher-level qualifications.  Speak to the student advisor for more information. 


ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

The following is required to be considered for admission:

Minimum Admission Requirements EnglishNotes
NSC: Bachelor pass with30% 
NC(V): Bachelor pass with 50% 
SC: Endorsement -none with33.3% 
SC(a): Bachelor passA minimum of 30% in LOLT in NSC/ SC(a) OR with a min. of 33.3% in SC
InternationalAn USAf Exemption Certificate to degree studies is required with 30% or equivalent for English.
A cognate Higher Certificate or 240 credit Diploma OR  an Advanced Certificate or 360 credit Diploma may satisfy the minimum admission requirements to degree studies.If discipline not cognate at least 20% of credits must be academic literacy or numeracy related.
Senate Discretionary AdmissionsMature Age Exemption

Candidates having attained the age of 23 before or during the first year of registration with a Senior Certificate with a minimum of 40% in at least four higher or standard grade subjects, at least three of which shall have been passed simultaneously and one of which shall be a recognised higher grade subject; OR Candidates must have attained the age of 45 before or during the first year of registration.

 

An USAf Exemption Certificate is required - the Office of the Registrar will facilitate, on behalf of the student and where required, an application for a degree exemption certificate to USAf, once the student has provided proof of payment to USAf.

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)Candidates must demonstrate suitability for admission in terms of Senate's resolution 6.6 of 20 October 2005 which allows for Senate's discretionary conditional admission (if applicable).
USAf approved cognate foundation programme

Candidates who have completed an USAf approved cognate foundation programme from a registered and accredited provider may be admitted.

 

An USAf Exemption Certificate is required   -   the Office of the Registrar will facilitate, on behalf of the student, an application for degree admission to USAf, once the student has provided proof of payment to USAf.

Transfer studentsCandidates who have successfully completed at least 120 credits on the first year of a cognate degree may be admitted.  However, if a student completed less than 120 credits, the admission criteria on the NSC or equivalent apply.
OQSF qualifications

Candidates with an OQSF Level 5 cognate qualification may be admitted, provided the OQSF qualification has at least 120 credits at NQF Level 5.

An USAf Exemption Certificate is required   -   the Office of the Registrar will facilitate, on behalf of the student, an application for degree admission to USAf, once the student has provided proof of payment to USAf.

General Education Development (GED) - An USA qualification developed by the American Council on Education (ACE)Candidates with a GED qualification may be admitted if they have an USAf Foreign Conditional Exemption Certificate as well as NBT: AQL  results and have obtained a score of at least 51 for Academic Literacy (AL) and a score of at least 40 for Quantitative  Literacy (QL).


Candidates having attained the age of 23 before or during the first year of registration with a Senior Certificate with a minimum of 40% in at least four higher or standard grade subjects, at least three of which shall have been passed simultaneously and one of which shall be a recognised higher grade subject; OR Candidates must have attained the age of 45 before or during the first year of registration.

 

An USAf Exemption Certificate is required - the Office of the Registrar will facilitate, on behalf of the student and where required, an application for a degree exemption certificate to USAf, once the student has provided proof of payment to USAf.


  • ​An USAf Exemption Certificate to degree studies is required with 30% or equivalent for English.

Industry

Commerce

Programme Type

Degree

COURSE OUTLINE

  • Accounting 1A
  • Business Management 1A
  • Economics 1A
  • Human Resource Management
  • Accounting 1B
  •  Business Management 1B
  • Economics 1B
  • Introduction to Marketing Theory and Practice


  •  Business Management 2A
  •  Human Resource Management 2A
  •  Management Information Systems
  •  Marketing 2A
  •  Business Management 2B
  •  Human Resource Management 2B
  •  Marketing 2B
  •  Organisational Psychology
  •  Project Management


  •  Business Management 3A
  • Corporate Governance
  •  Human Resource Management 3A
  •  Introduction to Research
  •  Labour Law
  • Supply Chain Management
  •  Business Management 3B
  •  Human Resource Management 3B
  •  Information and Knowledge Management
  •  Research Practice
  • Work Integrated Learning

IMPORTANT INFORMATION

· To be awarded this qualification, a minimum final year mark of 50% for each module must be achieved.

· This factsheet is valid for the 2021 academic year only.

· The fees for all Online IIE qualifications include textbooks (ebooks).

· Free software is available to all registered IIE Rosebank College students. The software includes and is not limited to MS Excel, MS Project, MS Word, MS PowerPoint and MS Outlook, which come with Office 365 bundle. Students can access the software using their RCONNECT email address at FTP//10.118.180.17/.

PROGRAMME REQUIREMENTS FOR BLENDED LEARNING

To get the best out of the blended learning experience, you will need a computer or laptop with WIFI Windows 8.1 or higher, Intel Pentium 4 Processor or higher, 1Ghz Processor or higher, 4 GB RAM or higher, 3 GB of available disk space, and a screen resolution of a minimum 1280 x 800.

NB: this fact sheet is accurate at the time of publication. The Independent Institute of Education (The IIE) reserves the right to alter any of the content prior to commencement of registration due to changes in regulation, policy, market requirements or any other valid reason.”