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

Duration:

3 Years (6 Semesters)

Degree Award:

APU

Intake: 

24th September 2019
19th November 2019

Study Loan Options:

PTPTN

Embracing the Wave of Industry Revolution 4.0

This programme is specifically designed to provide:

  • An understanding of the context, nature, role and significance of e-business activities as undertaken by managers in a range of organisations.
  • A comprehensive understanding and application of creating, funding and managing Internet businesses in a dynamic business world.
  • Exposure to theoretical and practical issues of conducting business over the internet and the Web.
  • A wide-range of employment skills such as critical thinking, problem solving and interpretive skills, effective written and oral communication, using IT in business applications, and the ability to conduct research into e-business issues.

Admission Requirements:

  • 2 Passes in STPM with a minimum Grade C (GP 2.0) and a Pass in English and Mathematics at SPM Level or its equivalent; or
  • 2 Passes in A-Level with a Pass in English and Mathematics at SPM/ O-Level/IGCSE or its equivalent; or
  • 5 Grade B’s in UEC with a Pass in Mathematics and English; 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
  • The APIIT/APU Foundation or equivalent with CGPA of 2.0; or
  • A qualification that APU accepts as equivalent to the above.

What You Will Study:

DEGREE LEVEL 1

YStudents will gain basic understanding of the context within which business operate – Management, Law, Accounting, Economics, Entrepreneurship and Marketing. We will also expose them towards business & communication skills, computing & IT skills and quantitative skills, independent learning. All Business Management programmes have a common first year so that they will get a solid grounding in business management theories and practices.

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.

DEGREE LEVEL 2

Students will be exposed to more advanced level of curriculum including behavioural science, business ethics & governance, critical thinking in management, and creativity and innovation. Besides, they will also specialise in the areas of e-business management, e-commerce and e-marketing. In-depth understanding in functional management in various areas will be developed as well. They will gain further understanding of core business processes through the industryleading software supported by SAP. We will further nurture their independent learning to prepare them for the workplace and for further researches.

Common ModulesSpecialised Module
  • Behavioural Science in the Organisation
  • Business Ethics and Governance
  • Business Research Methods
  • Delivering Customer Value
  • Integrated Business Process with SAP ERP System
  • E-Business Management
  • E-Commerce
  • Digital Marketing
  • Operations Management
  • Creativity and Innovation
Elective Modules (Choose 2)
  • Managing Finance OR Financial Management
  • Critical Thinking in Management OR Multimedia Application
INTERNSHIP (16 WEEKS)

Students will undertake an Internship / Industrial Training for a minimum period of 16 weeks to prepare them for a smooth transition from the classroom to the working environment.

DEGREE LEVEL 3

Students will make use of their previous studies and industrial experience to extend your familiarity in tackling more practical and modern issues of e-Business, such as search engine optimisation and techniques, understanding of e-business system operations and more. Leadership and strategic management skills will be taught, with aims to groom them as a business leader. A final year project requires them to explore a topic individually – they will demonstrate their academic and practical aspects of their ability in the chosen area of study.

Common ModulesSpecialised Module
  • Strategic Management
  • E-Business Strategy
  • E-Business Project
  • E-Business Procurement
  • Contemporary Management
  • Global Marketing
  • Investigation in E-Business
  • Managing Change
  • Internet Payment Systems

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

Elective Modules (Choose 2)
  • Corporate Finance OR Building Customer Relationships
  • Integrated Marketing Communications OR Retail Marketing Management
MQA Compulsory Subjects*
  • Ethnic Relations (M’sian Students)
  • Islamic & Asian Civilisation (M’sian Students)                                 
  • Malaysian Studies (Int’l Students)
  • Malay Communication Language (Int’l Students)
  • Workplace Professional Communication Skills
  • Employee & Employment Trends
  • Co-Curriculum

(*All students are required to successfully complete these modules as stipulated by the Malaysian Qualification Agency)


Career Options:

  • 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

Course Fees:

Malaysian Student FeesInternational Student Fees

Year 1: RM 26,700 
Year 2: RM 28,200 
Year 3: RM 29,400 
Total: RM 84,300

Year 1: RM 27,600 (USD 6,900)
Year 2: RM 28,900 (USD 7,230)
Year 3: RM 29,900 (USD 7,480)
Total: RM 86,400 (USD 21,610)

* Fees stated above do not include Deposits and other Miscellaneous Fees. Please refer to Fee Guide for details.

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