Umgungundlovu TVET College

Umgungundlovu Logo web

Faculty of Business Studies

Faculty of Business Studies Diploma Programmes.
Entry requirement: Grade 12
Business studies operates in semesters.

To qualify for a diploma , students do N4, N5 and N6 at the College, they are then required to do in-service training for 18 months.

Fields of study include

Business Management (Full-time & Part-time)
N4 (6 Months)N5 (6 Months)N6 (6 Months)
• Entrepreneurship & Bus. Mgt N4
• Management Communication N4
• Intro Accounting N4
• Computer Practice N4
• Computer Practice N4/N5
• Entrepreneurship & Bus. Mgt N5
• Sales Management N5
• Cost and Management Accounting N5
• Entrepreneurship & Bus. Mgt N6
• Sales Management N6
• Cost and Management Accounting N6
• Computer Practise N6

This course equips a learner with the required knowledge and understanding of general principles of Business Management.

Financial Management (Full-time & Part-time)
N4 (6 Months)N5 (6 Months)N6 (6 Months)
• Entrepreneurship & Bus. Mgt N4
• Management Communication N4
• Financial Accounting N4
• Computerized Financial Systems N4
• Entrepreneurship & Bus. Mgt N5
• Financial Accounting N5
• Computerized Financial Systems N5
• Cost and Management Accounting N5
• Entrepreneurship & Bus. Mgt N6
• Financial Accounting N6
• Computerized Financial Systems N6
• Cost and Management Accounting N6

During this course learners are equipped with the required knowledge and understanding of the general principles of Financial Management.

Human Resources (Part-time Only)
N4 (6 Months)N5 (6 Months)N6 (6 Months)
• Entrepreneurship & Bus. Mgt N4
• Management Communication N4
• Computer Practice N4
• Personal Management N4
• Personnel Management N5
• Labour Relations N5
• Personal Training N5
• Computer Practice N5
• Personnel Management N6
• Personal Training N6
• Labour Relations N6
• Computer Practice N6

During this course learners are provided with the necessary knowledge about major functions of Human Resources Department, Personnel matters & Industrial Relations.

Management Assistant (Full-time Only)
N4 (6 Months)N5 (6 Months)N6 (6 Months)
• Office Practice N4
• Communications N4
• Intro Information Processing N4 or Information Processing N4
• Computer Practice N4
• Information Processing N4/N5
• Office Practice N5
• Communication N5
• Computer Practice N5
• Information Processing N5/N6
• Office Practice N6
• Communications N6
• Computer Practice N6

Learners are trained to become efficient and professional Secretaries or Management Assistants.

Marketing Management(Part-time in Second Semester)
N4 (6 Months)N5 (6 Months)N6 (6 Months)
• Entrepreneurship & Bus. Mgt N4
• Management Communication N4
• Marketing Management N4
• Computer Practice N4
• Marketing Management N5
• Sales Management N5
• Entrepreneurship & Bus. Mgt N5
• Computer Practice N5
• Marketing Management N6
• Marketing Communications N6
• Sales Management N6
• Marketing Research N6

Throughout this course the learners are provided with the marketing principles and knowledge to effectively market a product or service.

Public Management (Part-time Only)
N4 (6 Months)N5 (6 Months)N6 (6 Months)
• Entrepreneurship & Bus. Mgt N4
• Management Communication N4
• Computer Practice N4
• Public Administration N4
• Computer Practice N4/N5
• Public Administration N5
• Municipal Administration N5
• Public Finance N5
• Public Administration N6
• Municipal Administration N6
• Public Law N5
• Public Finance N6

During this course the learners are provided with the necessary knowledge about functions and responsibilities of Government.

Public Relations (Part-time Only)
N4 (6 Months)N5 (6 Months)N6 (6 Months)
• Intro Information Processing N4 or Information Processing N4
• Communication N4
• Office Practice N4
• Computer Practice N4
• Information Processing N4/N5
• Communication N5
• Office Practice N5
• Public Relations N5
• Information Processing N5/N6
• Communication N6
• Office Practice N6
• Public Relations N6

During this course the learners are provided with the necessary knowledge about functions and responsibilities of Government.

Educare (Full-time)
N4 (6 Months)N5 (6 Months)N6 (6 Months)
• Educare Didactics N4
• Day Care Personnel Development N4
• Education N4
• Child Health N4
• Educare Didactics N5
• Day Care Communication N5
• Educational Psychology N5
• Entrepreneurship N4
• Educare Didactics N6
• Day Care Communication N6
• Educational Psychology N6
• Day Care N6

Learners can work in playgroups or creches once they have completed this qualification. * Learners who have passed N6 educare are NOT eligible to teach grade R/0.

Legal Secretary (Full-time Only)
N4 (6 Months)N5 (6 Months)N6 (6 Months)
• Office Practice N4
• Communications N4
• Intro Information Processing N4 or Information Processing N4
• Public Administration N4
• Information Processing N4/N5
• Office Practice N5
• Communication N5
• Legal Practice N5
• Information Processing N5/N6
• Office Practice N6
• Communications N6
• Legal Practice N6
Tourism (Full-time Only)
N4 (6 Months)N5 (6 Months)N6 (6 Months)
• Travel Office Procedures N4
• Tourism Communications N4
• Tourist Destinations N4
• Travel Services N4
• Travel Office Procedures N5
• Tourism Communications N5
• Tourist Destinations N5
• Travel Services N5
• Travel Office Procedures N6
• Tourism Communications N6
• Tourist Destinations N6
• Travel Services N6

 Course Fees  Brochure