A. Title of Course
Diploma in Business Management
The Diploma in Business Management course is designed to provide students with the theoretical and practical perspective of business management. Students will be trained to achieve competency in business management practices and knowledge through lectures, tutorials, discussions, researches and assignments covering subjects related to financial accounting, business, management, marketing and human resource.
The course is suitable for students who aspire to develop a successful business or venture in the arena of business development. It is also appropriate for industry personnel who wish to reinforce their knowledge and attain a professional qualification as a booster for their career advancement.
Upon successful completion of the course, students will be awarded the Diploma in Business Management by Exerceo Business International College (Exerceo). Successful students can continue their advancement in education through enrolling into Exerceo’s Higher Diploma in Business Management or look forward to performing their roles as business executives in various industrial sectors.
The course aims to:
- To equip students with knowledge and theories in the aspects of business management
- To develop students intellectual capabilities of interpretation and analysis, critical evaluation, selection and synthesis, research and problem solving skills
- To analyse the business management environment and adopt innovative approaches to the development of business management
D. Course Structure
a. Course Outline
The course consists of 5 modules:
Unit 1 – Financial Accounting
Unit 2 – Business Communication
Unit 3 – Principle of Management
Unit 4 – Marketing
Unit 5 – Human Resource Management
Module Outlines & Learning Outcomes
Unit 1 Financial Accounting
This module intends to help students learn about the basic accounting theory and accounting method so that they can account for actual business transactions in companies and provide the accounting report according.
Unit 2 Business Communication
This module aims to promote an understanding of key concepts of business communication as it applies to today’s organizations.
Unit 3 Principle of Management
This module equips the students with the explanation of the basic theory, knowledge, skills, and techniques of management, and combines with case study to enhance student’s ability of problem analyzing and solving.
Unit 4 Marketing
This module equips students with the basic theory, knowledge, skills and techniques of marketing, combines with case study to enhance student’s ability to problem analyzing and solving.
Unit 5 Human Resource Management
This module equip students with the basic theory and method of human resource management, and know the common procedure of human resource management in companies.
The delivery of modules is subject to change and may not follow the sequence as shown above.
b. Scope of Study
Principles, theories, methodologies and skills
c. Delivery Mode
Lectures, tutorials, discussions and researches.
d. Commencement Dates / Intakes
Please refer to the Academic Calendar.
e. Course Duration
The duration is as follows:
Part-time: 6 months
Maximum allowable period to complete the course is 12 months from date of course commencement
f. Class Period
1 sessions per week x 4 hours per session
Contact hours: 96 hours
g. Course Fees
Application fee ： $324
h. Payment Mode
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j. Assessment Methods
k. Assessment Grading Criteria
l. Expected Examination Results Release Date
Assessment results shall be released within 3 months upon completion of the last assessment.
m. Qualification Award
Diploma in Business Management awarded by Exerceo Business International College
n. Graduation Requirements
Achieved a ‘Pass’ for all units
o. Teacher Qualifications
The Committee for Private Education (CPE) is duly notified on all teachers in Exerceo Business International College. All teachers have the required qualifications. Please refer to Our Teachers list in the website for more details.
Average Teacher-Student Ratio is 1:30
Please note that the maximum number of students in the classroom is subjected to the maximum allowable seating capacity
p. Progression Pathway
Higher Diploma in Business Management awarded by Exerceo Business International College
E. Entry Requirements
Age: At least 16 years old
Minimum 3 Passes at GCE ‘O’ Level or Completion of Secondary or High School or
For mature candidates, at least 21 years old with 3 years of working experience.
Language Proficiency: Minimum must Pass in English at GCE ‘O’ Level or equivalent.