The Business Studies programs provide a wide range of opportunities for students wanting to enter into the working world. It is important that students not only be trained in a course as competent employees, but also be developed into business owners to create further employment in the country. The National Certificate (Vocational) qualification offered at levels 2, 3, and 4 of the National Qualifications Framework (NQF) is aimed at training students both theoretically and practically in a particular vocational field. There are currently six Business Studies programs offered at two of our sites at the College. The six programs are Management, Office Administration, Marketing, Finance Economics and Accounting, Information Technology and Computer Science and Safety in Society Dower Campus
Russell Road Campus
This is a very exciting dynamic and stimulating career choice. Marketing is the core driver in attracting clients and therefore, fundamental to the success of any business. A student enrolling for this course should be motivated and flexible innovative and resourceful.
Learners need a business or financial background to be able to cope with the content of this program. The holder of this National Certificate will be able to perform book keeping duties keep records of wages salaries, petty cash, value added tax and reconciliations; prepare financial statements manage budgets and analyze finances of a business.
This program has an extremely high demand for specialist in this field. The program involves testing programs and software applications; writing computer programs installing network cables for computer systems and processing computer data. Career opportunities on this field are computer programming, information Technology Management, computer Systems Engineering and Data Processing.