BA (Hons) in Business Management with specialism in E-Business | Asia Pacific University (APU)

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BA (Hons) in Business Management with specialism in E-Business

Duration:

3 Years (6 Semesters)

Dual Degree Award:

APU, Malaysia & Staffordshire University, UK

Intake:

08 November 2016

14 February 2017

Study Loan Options:

PTPTN

This programme is specifically designed to provide:

  • Focus on different aspects of E-Business including modules in topics such as e-commerce, e-business, e-tourism, e-marketing, internet payment systems, e-procurement and e-business strategy.
  • Students with more in depth understanding and to undertake a project which explores this area in a more analytical and in-depth way.

Admission Requirements:

  • 2 Principal Passes at STPM level and with 4 Credit Passes at SPM; or
  • 2 Passes at ‘A’ Levels; or
  • The APIIT/APU Foundation or equivalent with CGPA of 2.0; or
  • 5 Grade B's in UEC; or
  • Canadian Pre-University (CPU) with minimum average of 50%; or
  • Australian Matriculation (AUSMAT) with minimum average of 60%; or
  • South Australian Matriculation Certificate (SAM) with minimum of 60%; or
  • International Baccalaureate with minimum 24 marks;
  • Victorian Certificate of Education with minimum average of 50%;
  • Ontario Secondary School Diploma with minimum average of 50%; or
  • A qualification that APU accepts as equivalent to the above.

What you will study

LEVEL 1

Level 1 comprises 10 common modules within all management awards. The Legal, Business Environment and Computing & IT in the Workplace modules provide a context within which businesses operate.

The Business & Communications Skills and Introduction to Services Management modules provide the skills and competence that will be used throughout the programme.You are then introduced to the four principal functions of a business - Management, Marketing, People Management and Accounting. Important and relevant skills for independent learning are also introduced.

Common Modules

  • Introduction to Management
  • Accounting Skills
  • Business and Communications Skills
  • Business Economics
  • Business Law
  • Computing and IT in the Workplace
  • Fundamentals of Entrepreneurship
  • Marketing
  • People Management
  • Quantitative Skills

In addition to the above, all students are also required to successfully complete General Studies modules as stipulated by the Malaysian Qualification Agency, as well as fulfill credit requirements for Co-Curricular Activities.

LEVEL 2

Two modules deal with organisational issues and two with customer related issues designed to deliver value. These are common to all management courses. The other modules provide a broad understanding of the Accounting, Operations and Management issues in an organization. The specialism contains 4 modules which explore Electronic aspects of Commerce, Business, Tourism and Marketing. Independent learning continues in all modules but is a particular focus and requirement in Research Investigations.

Independent learning continues in all modules but is a particular focus and requirement in Research Investigations.

Common Modules

  • Behavioural Science in the Organisation
  • Business Ethics and Governance
  • Business Research Methods
  • Delivering Customer Value
  • Integrated Business Process with SAP ERP
  • Managing Finance

Specialised Modules

  • E-Business Management
  • E-Commerce
  • E-Marketing
  • Critical Thinking in Management
  • Operations Management
  • Creativity and Innovation

INTERNSHIP

After the completion of Level 2 students will undertake a short Internship/Industrial Training. This will prepare them for a smooth transition from the classroom to the world of Business Management.

LEVEL 3

The emphasis is on strategy and decision making alongside the more practical issues of managing for enterprise, performance and problem solving. The specialism explores specific E-Business aspects such as Internet Payment Systems and Promotion as well as E-Business Strategy.

The Project further develops the student’s academic and practical aspects of their areas of study in E-Business and reinforces their independent learning skills.

Common Modules

  • Corporate Finance
  • Strategic Management

Specialised Modules

  • E-Business Project
  • E-Business Procurement
  • E-Business Strategy
  • Contemporary Management
  • Global Marketing
  • Investigation in E-Business
  • Managing Change
  • Integrated Marketing Communications
  • Internet Payment Systems

Note: The specialism will appear only in the academic transcript.

MOHE Compulsory Subjects

  • Malaysian Studies
  • Moral Studies
  • Bahasa Malaysia
  • Co-Curriculum
  • Tamadun Islam dan Tamadun Asia (TITAS)

*All students are required to successfully complete the General Studies modules as stipulated by the Malaysian government.

CAREERS IN E-BUSINESS

  • New Business Development Manager
  • Marketing Manager
  • E-Business Consultant
  • Technopreneur
  • Online Marketing Specialist
  • Digital Advertising Specialist
  • Digital Marketing Manager
  • Sales and Marketing Manager
  • E-Commerce Specialist
  • Digital Marketing Analyst
  • Web Analytics Manager
  • Social Media Evangelist
Malaysian Student Fees:
Course Fees:
Level 1: RM 24,200 + £190
Level 2: RM 26,200 + £190
Level 3: RM 26,800 + £190
Total: RM 77,200 + £570
International Student Fees:
Course Fees:
Level 1: RM 25,200 (USD 6,000) + £190
Level 2: RM 26,800 (USD 6,390) + £190
Level 3: RM 27,300 (USD 6,500) + £190
Total: RM 79,300 (USD 18,890) + £570

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All information is correct at the time of publication, but is subject to change in the interest of continuing improvement.