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Course Overview

The Diploma in Business Studies provides opportunities for students to develop and demonstrate business working knowledge, creativity and innovation in business. It is designed to prepare students to be job-ready or/and further study.

On completion of the programme, students are equipped with abilities and skills as follows:

• Demonstrate sufficient knowledge and apply the linkage of business and interrelationship of various disciplines including accounting, economics, finance, and marketing and information technology

• Demonstrate a clear understanding of social, economic, and ethical issues and their inter-relationship in the business context

• Apply an effective approach to business presentations and in communicating clearly both visually and verbally

• Demonstrate proficiency in using analytical reasoning and creative thinking in identifying problems and issues related to businesses and how to solve them best

• Plan and manage information to demonstrate their value to their potential employers, highlight their work readiness and eligibility for admission to an organization or further study.

Diploma in Busines Studies

MQA (PA8128) | KPT (N/340/4/0717)
Awarded by Raffles College of Higher Education

Intakes: January / May / September
Duration: 24 months, Full-time
Entry Requirements: 3 SPM / 3 ‘O’ Level Credits or the International High School Equivalent
(for SPM – a Pass in Bahasa Malaysia and Sejarah are required)
English Requirement: IELTS 5.0 or GCE ‘O’ Level C6 Equivalent

Course Modules

Year 1

• Academic Writing
• Academic Reading
• Business statistics
• Introduction to Business
• Business Information Technology
• U1: Bahasa Komunikasi 1 / Pengajian Malaysia 2
• U2: Teamwork and Leadership
• English for Communication
• Learning Skills
• Management Essentials
• Business Mathematics
• Business Communication

Year 2

• Business Innovation & Creativity
• Fundamentals of Finance
• Introduction to Business Law
• Microeconomics
• Business Portfolio
• Human Resource Management
• Entrepreneurship and Small Business Operation
• Organisational Behaviour
• Financial Accounting Techniques
• U3: Malaysian Economy
• U4: Co-Curricular
• Macroeconomics
• Introduction to Marketing

Call us at +6 03 2164 1059 and have a chat with our Education Consultant to know more about this course or click here to send in an enquiry form.


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