Bachelor's Degree in Commerce in South Africa

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A bachelor's degree is a hallmark of higher education. It is given to those who dedicate three to seven years studying a specific program. A bachelor's degree can be earned in a variety of disciplines in the arts and sciences.

The component of a business that includes all of the activities and functions that take place during the transfer of goods from the producers to the consumers is called commerce. This also takes place on a larger scale between nations.

 

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Bachelor of Commerce in Business Innovation & Entrepreneurship

AFDA
Campus Full time 3 years February 2019 South Africa Johannesburg Cape Town Durban Port Elizabeth + 3 more

At AFDA, we recognise the need for a unique education for careers in the creative economy. In 2015 we announced the AFDA School of Business Innovation & Technology; a new stream addressing the rapid changes in business and technology and that will better prepare graduates for opportunities of the future. [+]

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At AFDA, we recognise the need for a unique education for careers in the creative economy. In 2015 we announced the AFDA School of Business Innovation & Technology; a new stream addressing the rapid changes in business and technology and that will better prepare graduates for opportunities of the future.

The School of Business Innovation & Technology is designed to train young creatives, entrepreneurs and technology-savvy graduates to deal with disruptive opportunities that will continue to change the way we do business and perceive opportunity in the world today.

In the BCom degree, students will learn to:

Understand the marketplace for new technology-based start-up businesses in the creative, media and other industries. Understand how businesses in the field of new technologies function. Understand how to employ new technologies in disruptive ways to gain a foothold in the marketplace and to compete at new levels in the creative industries in the sectors of media, sport and entertainment. Understand how to manage money to ensure the financial stability of their start-up business Understand marketing to ensure that their business idea reaches the required markets. All of AFDA’s programmes integrate with each other at various points in the curriculum. Please contact your nearest campus to book a consultation with the Head of School, BCom lecturer or a member of the recruitment team to discuss the details of the curriculum. Requirements ... [-]

Bachelor of Commerce (with a major in Financial Planning)

Milpark Education
Online Full time Part time 3 - 9 years February 2019 South Africa Cape Town Johannesburg + 2 more

The Bachelor of Commerce with a major in Financial Planning provides a solid basis in the field of commerce and will equip students with the knowledge and skills required to operate responsibly and successfully as financial planning practitioners. The Milpark BCom with a major in Financial Planning addresses the academic qualification requirements for the designation of Financial Service Advisor™/FSA™ professional awarded by the Financial Planning Institute of Southern Africa. On completion of this qualification, students will be eligible to apply to the FPI to write its professional competency exam for the FSA™ professional. [+]

Financial planning has emerged as an exciting career path in South Africa over the past decade, partly due to the fact that the financial services industry has become highly regulated and those minimum educational standards are prescribed to those who provide advice to the public. Its growth as a profession is also supported by the opportunity to achieve an internationally recognized designation: Certified Financial Planner®, offered in South Africa by the Financial Planning Institute of Southern Africa (FPI). In order to become a Certified Financial Planner® professional, the educational requirement is a relevant postgraduate diploma. This bachelor's degree will allow graduates access to postgraduate studies in financial planning. Milpark Education is an FPI-accredited education provider and the Bachelor in Commerce with Financial Panning as a major is an approved programme. The Milpark BCom with a major in Financial Planning addresses the academic qualification requirements for the designation of Financial Service Advisor™/FSA™ professional awarded by the Financial Planning Institute of Southern Africa. On completion of this qualification, students will be eligible to apply to the FPI to write its professional competency exam for the FSA™ professional... [-]


Bachelor of Commerce (with a major in Marketing)

Milpark Education
Online Full time Part time 3 - 9 years February 2019 South Africa Cape Town Johannesburg + 2 more

Bachelor of Commerce with a major in Marketing Management prepares students for careers in the field of marketing. Students are exposed to foundational aspects of the marketing environment, consumer behavior, market research, and marketing management. [+]

Global developments, together with the current drive to expand the South African economy, require people with business management skills who can be accommodated in any economic sector. In line with this national imperative, the Milpark Education School of Commerce BCom degree provides practical skills and a broad understanding of the international business environment.

The Milpark Education School of Commerce Bachelor of Commerce qualification has been rigorously developed to ensure market relevance and academic integrity. It is designed to provide graduates with the knowledge base, practical competence and application skills required to either enter the labor market or pursue further studies in this field.... [-]


Bachelor of Commerce (with a major in Banking)

Milpark Education
Online Full time Part time 3 - 9 years February 2019 South Africa Cape Town Johannesburg + 2 more

The BCom with a major in Banking is suitable for students seeking a solid educational foundation in banking, with the option for a career as a specialist or manager in the banking sector. This Bachelor of Commerce degree is designed to help fast-track your career in banking. It provides practical skills and an understanding of banking and business topics. It can also lay the foundation for further studies. [+]

The BCom degree gives a broad, but solid educational foundation to students in various modules, like banking, economics, accounting, business management, finance, etc. Its purpose is to provide a broad but solid educational foundation to students in the field of commerce, including various key discipline areas such as business management, accounting, and law. Besides that, students can choose a specific Major that they would like to specialize in.

The qualification was designed to provide the knowledge base, practical competence and application skills that will enable students to either enter the labor market or to pursue further studies in their majors.

PROGRAMME STRUCTURE YEAR 1 Principles of Accounting Introduction to Business Management Introduction to Business Studies Principles of Microeconomics Regulation and Compliance in the Banking Industry Economics 1B Accounting 1B Business Law Introduction to Retail Banking YEAR 2 Economics 2A Banking 2A Marketing Management Practice Business Management 2B Banking 2B ELECTIVES Taxation ... [-]

Bachelor of Commerce (with a major in Tax)

Milpark Education
Online Full time Part time 3 - 9 years Open Enrollment South Africa Johannesburg + 1 more

Bachelor of Commerce with a major in Taxation will provide the foundational skills necessary to practice as a tax professional. The overall objective of the programme is to enable students to interpret and apply the laws and procedures relating to the dynamic field of taxation. Global developments, together with the current drive to expand the South African economy, require people with business management skills who can be accommodated in any economic sector. In line with this national imperative, the Milpark Education School of Commerce BCom degree provides practical skills and a broad understanding of the international business environment. [+]

Bachelor of Commerce with a major in Taxation will provide the foundational skills necessary to practice as a tax professional. The overall objective of the programme is to enable students to interpret and apply the laws and procedures relating to the dynamic field of taxation.

PROGRAMME STRUCTURE YEAR 1 Induction to Business Studies Principles of Microeconomics Principles of Accounting Introduction to Business Management Business Mathematics Economics 1B Accounting 1B Business Law Principles of Tax Administration

YEAR 2

Economics 2A Financial Management 1 Personal Income Tax Business Management 2B Accounting 2 Capital gains Tax Group Benefits, Investments & Tax Collection ... [-]

Bachelor of Commerce (BCOM)

Regent Business School
Campus Full time February 2019 South Africa Durban Johannesburg

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 [+]

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.

The RBS BCom Degree focuses on decision-making, management and technology within the business arena and is designed to give the student a strong foundation in the essential skills required for a successful career in business management. The RBS BCom Degree fully equips students with both theoretical and practical exposures preparing them for a professional, commercial environment.... [-]


Bachelor of Commerce in Information Systems

University of Fort Hare
Campus Full time February 2019 South Africa Alice

The Degree of Bachelor of Commerce (Information Systems) is designed for learners who wish to specialize in one of the computing-related disciplines, namely, Information Systems. [+]

The Degree of Bachelor of Commerce (Information Systems) is designed for learners who wish to specialize in one of the computing-related disciplines, namely, Information Systems.

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Bachelor in Commerce (with a major in Banking and Investment Management)

Milpark Education
Online Full time Part time 3 - 9 years February 2019 South Africa Cape Town Johannesburg + 2 more

This qualification is suitable if you are looking for a career in the financial services industry. It covers banking and investment management, two related fields, to allow students flexibility in their careers. [+]

As Banking and Investment Management are related fields, it can be beneficial to those seeking a career in these fields to cover some banking and investment concepts and topics in one degree. This will provide a strong foundation to enable graduates to operate responsibly and successfully in the general banking, private banking, investment banking and investment management environment at a junior level.

The qualification will function as articulation into a Postgraduate Diploma in Investment Management/Banking, which most financial institutions require for a further career in the sector. As the course curriculum offers some investment modules, it will also assist with the preparation for the CFA Level 1 exam.... [-]


Bachelor of Commerce (with major in Compliance and Risk Management)

Milpark Education
Online Campus Full time Part time 3 - 9 years February 2019 South Africa Johannesburg + 2 more

The purpose of the Bachelor of Commerce (BCom) degree is to provide a broad but solid educational foundation to students in the field of commerce, including various key discipline areas such as business management, accounting, and law. The qualification has been designed to provide the knowledge base, practical competence and application skills that will enable students to either enter the labor market or to pursue further studies in this field. As an alternative to a general commerce major, students are able to select from various areas of specialization, namely Banking, Banking and Investment Management, Credit, Financial Planning, Human Resource Management, Investment Management, Marketing Management, Short‐term Insurance, Taxation as well as Compliance and Risk Management. [+]

The Milpark Education School of Commerce Bachelor of Commerce qualification has been rigorously developed to ensure market relevance and academic integrity. It is designed to provide graduates with the knowledge base, practical competence and application skills required to either enter the labor market or pursue further studies in this field.

PROGRAMME STRUCTURE YEAR 1 Induction to Business Studies Principles of Microeconomics Principles of Accounting Introduction to Business Management Business Mathematics Economics 1B Accounting 1B Business Law Fraud Detection YEAR 2 Economics 2A Compliance Techniques andStrategies Global Corporate Citizenship Business Management 2B Interpretation of Statutes ELECTIVES YEAR 2 Fraud Examination Accounting 2 Financial Management 1 YEAR 3 Business Management 3A Economics 3A Risk Management Business Research Methods ELECTIVES YEAR 3 Financial Services RiskManagement Public Administration RiskManagement LANGUAGE REQUIREMENTS ... [-]

Bachelor of Commerce

University of Fort Hare
Campus Full time February 2019 South Africa Alice

Learners exiting from this programme will be able to demonstrate management knowledge, skills and applied competency in a large number of fields of the Economic and Management Sciences specifically directed to the private sector. [+]

Learners exiting from this programme will be able to demonstrate management knowledge, skills and applied competency in a large number of fields of the Economic and Management Sciences specifically directed to the private sector. Learners could enter various employment opportunities as business managers as well as self-employed entrepreneurs in highly competitive multi-cultural business environments.

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Bachelor of Commerce (with a major in Human Resources)

Milpark Education
Online Full time Part time 3 - 9 years Open Enrollment South Africa Johannesburg + 1 more

Bachelor of Commerce with a major in Human Resource Management will provide a solid basis to enable graduates to operate responsibly and successfully in roles that contribute to their organizations' performance. Global developments, together with the current drive to expand the South African economy, require people with business management skills who can be accommodated in any economic sector. In line with this national imperative, the Milpark Education School of Commerce BCom degree provides practical skills and a broad understanding of the international business environment. [+]

Bachelor of Commerce with a major in Human Resource Management will provide a solid basis to enable graduates to operate responsibly and successfully in roles that contribute to their organizations' performance.

The Milpark Education School of Commerce Bachelor of Commerce qualification has been rigorously developed to ensure market relevance and academic integrity. It is designed to provide graduates with the knowledge base, practical competence and application skills required to either enter the labor market or pursue further studies in this field.

The outcomes of the programme include demonstrating a functional knowledge of human resource management and demonstrate the functional knowledge of economics and business.... [-]


Bachelor of Commerce in General Accounting

University of Fort Hare
Campus Full time February 2019 South Africa Alice

This programme is aimed at students who may wish to become a member of an accounting professional institute (other than SAICA), or who do not wish to become professional accountants yet wish to major in accounting. [+]

This programme is aimed at students who may wish to become a member of an accounting professional institute (other than SAICA), or who do not wish to become professional accountants yet wish to major in accounting.

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Bachelor of Commerce (General)

University of Johannesburg
Campus Full time 3 years February 2019 South Africa Johannesburg

With a General Bachelor of Commerce, you can have a career as a Training Manager, HRD Manager, Employment Relations Manager, Product Development Manager, Branch Manager, General Manager, Change Facilitator, Management Consultant, Entrepreneur, Business Innovator [+]

With a General Bachelor of Commerce, you can have a career as a Training Manager, HRD Manager, Employment Relations Manager, Product Development Manager, Branch Manager, General Manager, Change Facilitator, Management Consultant, Entrepreneur, Business Innovator.

Admission requirements Minimum APS: 26 English: 4 (50%+) Mathematics: 4 (50%+) Mathematical Literacy: Not Accepted

Meeting the Faculty’s minimum requirements for a particular programme does not necessarily guarantee admission to that programme as specific selection criteria may be applied and due to space constraints.

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