The purpose of the qualification is to develop the applied competence of the learner in analyzing, interpreting and applying information technology (IT) management principles and methods. It further develops the intellectual, research, and professional skills of the learner. The qualification prepares learners to meaningfully participate in the management of information technology in organizations and as such contributing to the economic growth of the organization.
Rules of Access
A BCom (IT Management) or BCom (Informatics) degree from UJ or equivalent degree from any other university. An average of 65% in the final year undergraduate Information Systems modules will allow a potential student to apply for the honors program. Candidates with any other BCom degree could apply for admission and will be evaluated by the Departmental Academic Board. Examples of other degrees that would be considered are BCom (Informatics) or BCom (Business Information Systems). RPL will be applied in accordance with the UJ RPL policy.
Maxwell Ridgeway / Unsplash
At the University of Johannesburg “The Future. Reimagined.” is not simply a catchy phrase
The institution is taking the lead across Africa in the 4th Industrial Revolution Thinking, reimagining the future for all disciplines 4IR is the next wave of industrialization that we need to understand and shape in order to build the future of this country – and the Africa continent – so richly deserve. 4IR is not just about robotics and automation; it is about the advancement of society to empower people and uplift generations.
As the world moves forward into the 4th industrial revolution, so does UJ with “Education 4IR” – bringing 4IR thinking and technology into the curriculum across different courses and using innovative blended-learning technologies. This means that UJ graduates are better prepared to embrace the future of business and industry as AI and 4IR play a bigger part in the way we live and work.
At the University of Johannesburg, it is our duty to embrace and navigate the future leaders of our country proudly and boldly through the unimagined complexities of 4IR so that they may take full advantage and deliver a better tomorrow. Future leaders like you! Here we are leading courageous conversation; pushing and shaping the design of a new tomorrow. Here we are taking action and building the new world.
Mr. Lehlohonolo Seeletse
Tel: 011 559 2725
Mr. Isaac Seeletse
Tel: 011 559 2725
Ms. Doret Heyneke
Tel: 011 559 1082
About the School
Vibrant, multicultural and dynamic, the University of Johannesburg (UJ) shares the pace and energy of cosmopolitan Johannesburg, the city whose name it carries. Proudly South African, the university i ... Read More