School of Business & Management Studies

Rationale for the Programme

The Bachelor in Business Administration - Leadership and Change Management – (BBA - LCM) is an applied and tiered bachelor’s programme offered at three levels, described as entry and exit points. The programme of study is broken down as follows:

Level 1: 120 Credits.

Level 2: 240 Credits.

Level 3: 360 Credits.

The purpose of the BBA–LCM is to provide any leader tools to implement changes more smoothly and to have those changes better accepted as well as to provide students with an understanding of what change is; how it comes about; how it is implemented. Further, it facilitates understanding of the change management process and learning of some important change management tools. Students will have an appreciation of the three levels of change, namely, the individual, the team, and the organization levels. Finally, graduates will be able to integrate academic and practical ideas thereby enhancing rounded studentship.

 

Programme Structure

Level 1

Level 2

Level 3

Total Courses

8

8

8

Course Credits

120 Credits

120 Credits

98 Credits

Major Project Credits

   

22 Credits

Previous Level

 

120 CBE Credits

240 CBE & DBE Credits

Total Credits

120 Credits

240 Credits

360 Credits

 

BBA - LCM Curriculum Structure

Semester

Code

Title of Course

Credits

YEAR 1

 

 

 

1

LC 211

 Leadership, change management and entrepreneurship: Evolving notions

15

 

CA 211

Communication for Academic Purposes

 15

 

LM 211

Leadership and Change Models

 15

 

IL 211

Implementing leadership and change management

 15

2

IS 212

Business Information Systems

15

 

PA212

Power, Authority and Decision-making

15 

 

RK 212

Risk Management

 15

 

TM212

Team Management

 15

Total Credits

 

 

 120

YEAR 2

     

3

OB 221

OrganisationalBehaviour

15

PM 221

Principles of Management

15

MA 221

Business Management Accounting

15

BLAW221

Business Law

15

4

HM 222

Human Resource Management

15

MK 222

Principles of Marketing

15

PM 222

Project Management

15

MC 222

Mentoring, Coaching and Consulting

15

Total Credits

 

 

240

YEAR 3

     

5

SP 231

Strategic Planning

14

EM 231

E-Marketing

14

LO 231

Leadership in Organisations

14

FM 231

Financial Management

14

6

RM 232

Research Methods

14

CG 232

Corporate Governance

14

SB 232

Small Business Management

14

YEAR 4

     

7

RM241

 Final Research Project

22

Total Credits

360

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