BBA International Business Management

BBA INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS MANAGEMENT

The programme shall be a student centre approach aimed at creating practical based learning with support of scholarly models to allow participants to make their own discoveries. The design of the curriculum provides participants with perspective of international businesses by focusing on overview of economic, social, cultural and political/legal forces and factors influencing cross border businesses. It exposes students to a global view on businesses, investigating why and how companies go international. Participant are equipped with strategies to become international business expert and managers in a global market economy. The programme seeks to produce enhance the competencies of graduates to be middle managers, entrepreneurs with the ability to bring global perspective to business.

 

 

BACHELOR OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION (BBA) – FINANCE AND ACCOUNTING

 

Summary of Graduation Requirements

 

Programme Requirements Credit Hours (Normative 4 year) Level 100 Advance Standing 1

Level 200

Advance Standing 2

Level 300

General Education (BGE) 16 12
Professional Core (BCC) 60 32 24
Laweh Requirements (BLR) 12 12 12
Elective (BIC) 40 40 40
Project Work 8 8 8
Maximum Credit Allowed 136 104 84
Major 32 32 32
Minor Optional Optional Optional
Minimum Credit Pass for graduation 124 92 72

 

NB       Advance Standing 1 represents students who enter at level 200

Advance Standing 2 represents students who enter at level 300

 

  • Employment:

List the areas in which the students are likely to be employed

The target market is students already in employment, however, upon completion students could be employed in the following strategic areas;

  • Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs)
  • Local Government Institutions (Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assemblies)
  • Small and Medium Scale Enterprises (SMEs)
  • Manufacturing Enterprises
  • Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs)
  • Media Houses
  • International Governmental Organizations
  • Financial Institutions
  • Educational Institutions
  • Entrepreneurs
  • Construction and Pharmaceutical Companies
  • Security Agencies
  • Consultations:

State the levels of consultations for the design of the programme including consultations with the appropriate professional and/or relevant supervisory body where applicable.

The programmes were developed in consultation with industrial practitioners, partnership institutions as well as the mentoring institutions. These programmes are already being run by the mentoring institutions and they have a lot of experience in this field, hence substantial part of the content was provided by the mentor institution.

 

  • Components of the programme:

Provide details of the curriculum and mode of delivery to include the following:

  1. Required (core) course(s)
  2. Elective course(s)
  3. Research component
  4. Practical training, industrial attachment, internship, clinical experience, etc.
  5. Semester-by-semester structure/schedule of course, showing the credit value of each course

 

Details of the Curriculum

 

This is a normative 4-year Programme taken over 8 semesters. It consists of core courses, prescriptive mandatory courses, research component, competency-based learning, practical-based learning and problem solving components incorporated into specific courses. General skills are also assessed through the interim and final assessments.

 

Below is the structure of the Programme

 

Programme Structure for BBA INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS MANAGEMENT

GENERAL EDUCATION COURSES (GE: 16 Credits)

  Course Code Course Title Course Code
  1. 1
BGE 102 Communication Skills 4

 

BGE 104 Political and Social Development of West Africa 4
BGE 106 Introduction to Psychology 4
BGE 107 Business Statistics 4
Total 4 Credits for each course           16

 

LAWEH REQUIREMENTS (LR: 12 Credits)

  Course Code Course Title Course Code
BLR  101 Principles of Leadership Development 4
BLR 103 Digital Fluency 4
BLR  105 Scholarly Writing 4
Total 4 Credits for each course               12

 

PROFESSIONAL CORE (PC: 60 Credits)

  Course Code Course Title Course Code
BCC 207 Quantitative Methods 4
BCC 108 Principles of Management 4
BCC 201 Principles of Microeconomics 4
BCC 203 Business Law 4
BCC 205 Business Finance 4
BCC 208 Organizational Behaviour 4
BCC 202 Principles of Macroeconomics 4
BCC 204 Principles of Marketing 4
BCC 206 Principles of Accounting 4
BCC 301 Management Information System 4
BCC  302 Entrepreneurship and Business Planning 4
BCC 303 Managerial Economics 4
BCC 305 Research Methods 4
BCC 313 Company and Partnership Law 4
BCC 404 Business Policy and Strategy 4
Total 4 Credits for each course           60

 

 

ELECTIVES (ET: 40 Credits)

1.        BIC 302 Regional Economic Integration 4
2.        BMC 304 Quality Management 4
3.        BIC 306 French Language 4
4.        BIC 317 Marketing Management 4
5.        BIC 309 Business Communication 4
6.        B1C 402 Negotiation in International Business 4
7.        BMC 404 E- Commence 4
8.        BIC  406 International Communications and Diplomacy 4
9.        BIC 401 Legal Aspect of International Trade 4
10.    BMC 403 International Marketing 4
  Total 4 Credits for each course 40

 

(g) Practical training, industrial attachment, internship, clinical experience, etc

 

  Course Code Course Title Total Credits
1. BCC 410 Project Work 8
  Total Credits hours  

 

(h) Structure of the Programme: (Semester-by-Semester schedule/structure of course, showing the credit value of each course).

 

The BBA Programme Structure is in a format of semester by semester as presented below.

 

  Course Code Course Name Credit
  Level 100 First Semester
1.        BLR 101 Principles of Leadership Development 4
2.        BLR103 Digital Fluency 4
3.        BLR 105 Scholarly Writing 4
4.        BGE 107 Business Statistics 4
  Level 100 Second Semester
5.        BGE 102 Communication Skills 4
6.        BGE 104 Political and Social Development of West Africa 4
7.        BGE 106 Introduction to Psychology 4
8.        BCC 108 Principles of Management 4
  Level 200 First Semester
9.        BCC 201 Principles of Microeconomics 4
10.    BCC 203 Business Law 4
11.    BCC 205 Business Finance 4
12.    BCC 207 Quantitative Methods 4
  Level 200 Second Semester
13.    BCC 202 Principle of Macroeconomics 4
14.    BCC 204 Principles of Marketing 4
15.    BCC 206 Principles of Accounting 4
16.    BCC 208 Organisational Behaviour 4
  Level 300 First Semester
17.    BCC 301 Management Information System 4
18.    BCC 303 Managerial Economics 4
19.    BCC 305 Research Methods 4
20.    BCC 307 Company and Partnership Law 4
  Level 300 Second Semester
21.    BCC 302 Entrepreneurship and Business Planning 4
22.    BIC 304 Regional Economic Integration 4
23.    BMC 306 Quality Management 4
24.    BIC 308 French Language 4
  Level 400 First Semester
25.    BIC  401 Marketing Management 4
26.    BIC 403 Business Communication 4
27.    BIC 405 Negotiation in International Business 4
28.    BIC 407 Legal Aspect of International Trade 4
  Level 400 Second Semester
29.    BCC 410  Project Work (Field Practice) 8
30.    BMC 404 E- Commence 4
31.    BMC 406 International Marketing 4
32.    BIC 406 International Communications and Diplomacy 4
  Total Credit hours           136

 

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