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Business Management, Entrepreneurship and New Technologies Certification

Overview

This course is especially adapted to those students who dream of opening their own business one day and who want to make a positive difference in the lives of others. Students also understand the impact of new technology in our world and the power of exponential growth.

 

Students will be able to learn and gain exposure to valuable material in lectures and to apply it in a business or non- profit organization once graduated. Many students may also opt to take a gap year and study this course in order to gain a more in- depth insight into the topics offered.

 

Throughout the course, students are encouraged to build plans on how they see challenges, at local or regional level, and what needs to transpire in order for these challenges to be addressed and solved. Once reviewed by the panel, students will be given Tier 1 or Tier 2 status that will see a valid company being registered, appointed as a director on that company, develop the entity further for commercial viability and receive ongoing mentorship by top directors until such time that the newly formed idea has matured into a firm business plan ready for funding.

 

The course equips students with the skills to effectively communicate with scientists, engineers and business leaders, whilst themselves not needing to understand the depths of content of those disciplines. The course also covers creative and critical thinking as well as emotional and social intelligence introducing students to a wider range of relevant topics and subjects that impact on day to day inter-personal interaction.

 

 

Features and Benefits

 

  • We work with leading international universities and partners to deliver specialized and focused content including University of Leeds, Kings College London, The Open University UK, University of Virginia, Darden school of business.  

  • As a student you will receiving 7 different certificates from both local and international partners. 
  • Students will build their own business plan throughout the year. Those who come up with a viable business plan and opt to open their own business will join both a Tier 1 or Tier 2 business support system and mentorship programme. 
  • Skill based courses that prepare the student for the working environment and suitable salary expectations. 
  • Tier 2 students will get additional support from industry experienced directors to mentor your business plan, should the business plan be approved and successful 
  • Get exposure to guest lecturers from relevant external companies and organizations both on campus and online.  
  • Get a 1-week Guaranteed internship opportunity. 
  • Through our myWay learning methodology, a unique and modern approach to blended learning we deliver our programmes via fflexible study method options including class based sessions and blended learning for online student.  
  • For online students, we ensure that you are supported by technology and people throughout your academic journey. We focus on a blended learning approach, combining online Virtual Classrooms, at home exercises, activities and project-based assignments bundled with fully developed video lectures, all managed by our student learning platform.

Admission Requirements:

  • Students are expected to have passed matric or the equivalent (this requirement can be waived in special circumstances). 
  • Although subject choice will not detract from qualification entry, the subjects Mathematics and English are an advantage. 
  • Students should also have passed Matric maths at a minimum level of 60%. Students who did not achieve 60% in maths will be required to write a Concept Interactive “Entrance Assessment”. Please contact a student advisor for more information. 
  • Students should be able to use basic computer applications and thus should have basic computer literacy. If this is not the case, proof of training in basic computer literacy will be required in order to be eligible for this course. 

 

Assessment

  • Continual Integrated Formative Assessment: As you finish your modules you will be assessed in the form of practical exercises: two assessments per subject that will count towards your term mark.  
  • Exams: Each subject will require you to write and pass one internal exam and one external exam (should you choose to write external exams). Term Mark Calculation: Assignments = 40%, Exams = 60%
  • Optional Exams: City & Guilds optional assessments should you want to get the international City & Guilds CAD Operator qualification.

Salaries & Skills

 

* All statistics are derived from www.payscale.com

  • Pricing & Payment Options

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  • Duration

    Full Time

    • 10 months (5 Sessions/Week, 3:00 hours each, class times are between 08:30 – 12:00 or 12:30 – 16:00)
    • All hours are achieved via your study duration at the institute and project-based assignments.

    *Sessions will be grouped together to lower cost of traveling, however, in some cases classes may not follow this convention and schedules are subject to change.

     

    Online

    • Online = 10 Months (Online live Q&A classes, once/week, 17:00 - 18:00)
    • Hours are obtained through a combination of live virtual Q&A sessions, pre-recorded video lectures and project-based tasks.
  • Career Options

    • Small Business Owner/ Operator
    • Business Manager
    • Business Development
    • Manager Project Manager (General)
  • Study Kit

    Your study kit is included in your fees and will contain:

     

    • Free WIFI (10GB/Month, On Campus only). 
    • Electronic study guides and textbook for online students. 
    • A prescribed textbook list and a recommended reading list will be issued to face to face students. 
    • Orientation kit including: Student Card, Welcome Letter, and Getting Started Guide. 
    • Access to our myAcademy student portal and student support team via phone, email and tickets.  
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What you get

  • Business Management, Entrepreneurship and New Technologies certificate (Concept Interactive)
  • Entrepreneurship and Project Management certificate (Concept Interactive)
  • Strategic Business Management certificate (Concept Interactive)
  • New Technology certificate (Concept Interactive)
  • Introduction to Project Management Principles and Practices certificate (University of California, Irvine, US)
  • The Internet of Things certificate (King’s College, London)
  • Financial Management (Concept Interactive)

 

* Please note that external modules may change in wording and institution based
on availability and relevance of the module.

Our Learning Methods

At Concept Interactive we understand that that each person prefers different learning styles and techniques. This is influenced by many factors including, circumstances, location, field of study and learning preference. It is for this reason that we have developed our myWay learning methodology, a unique and modern approach to blended learning that encompasses multiple delivery methods, involving our three main channels.

Full Time

Reach your full potential through our myWay Instructor-led or Mentorship based classes combined with interactive lessons, practical assignments and in-field experience, combined with our blended platform to make up a full day or selective days within a week.

Part Time

Designed for the working professional, our part time programmes provides you with the flexibility and benefit of our myWay Blended Learning with at home exercises/assignments and mentored or in-class lectures at a manageable schedule and pace.

Online

We have re-defined online learning. Our myWay Online Learning ensures that the student is supported by technology and people throughout his academic journey. We focus on a blended learning approach, combining online Virtual Classrooms, at home exercises, activities and project-based assignments bundled with fully developed video lectures, all managed by our student learning platform.

Career Video

Watch this video to understand a day in the life of a Business Owner. 

Important Notes

Much of the content of the new technologies above will be taught as soon as the new technology unfolds. In today’s exponential world, new technologies emerge daily. This content will be brought into the lecture room as it unfolds. Upon successful completion of the above curriculum, students will be awarded three local certifications conferred by Concept Interactive. Where applicable, students who successfully complete the external certification requirements will be granted additional certifications. *Management and business applications. Please note that start dates and timetables are subject to change.

ENTREPRENEURSHIP AND PROJECT MANAGEMENT CERTIFICATE:

 

  • Critical and Creative Thinking (Concept Interactive) 
  • Entrepreneurship (Concept Interactive) 
  • Business Communication (Concept Interactive) 
  • Project Management Principles (PMI, Project Management Institute) 
  • Project Management Practices (PMI, Project Management Institute) 
  • Business Mathematics incorporating Microsoft Applications (Concept Interactive) 

 

STRATEGIC MANAGEMENT CERTIFICATE:

 

  • Business Information Systems (Concept Interactive) 
  • Micro and Macro Economics (Concept Interactive) 
  • Business Strategy (Concept Interactive) 
  • Human Resource Management (Concept Interactive) 
  • Marketing Strategy (Concept Interactive) 
  • Corporate Governance (Concept Interactive) 
  • Small Business Finance (Concept Interactive) 
  • Business Law (Concept Interactive) 

 


 

NEW TECHNOLOGY CERTIFICATE:

 

  • Computer Technologies and Internet of Things (Kings College, London) 
  • Robotics and Artificial Intelligence (Concept Interactive) 
  • Blockchain Technology (Concept Interactive) 
  • Biotechnology (Concept Interactive) 
  • Virtual and Augmented Reality, Networks and Sensors (Concept Interactive) 
  • Space Technologies (Concept Interactive) 
  • Smart Energy (Concept Interactive) 
  • Campus
    Registration Close Date
    Start Date
    Type
  • 30 January 2019
    04 February 2019
    Part Time
  • 30 January 2019
    04 February 2019
    Full Time
  • Campus
    Registration Close Date
    Start Date
    Type
  • 30 January 2019
    04 February 2019
    Full Time
  • 30 January 2019
    04 February 2019
    Part Time
  • Campus
    Registration Close Date
    Start Date
    Type
  • 28 January 2019
    04 February 2019
    Correspondence

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