Business Management & Accounting

PIC Level4 – Higher National Certificate in Business Management

Higher National Certificate in Business Management has a strong managerial focus which helps successful candidates to progress to management roles. In addition, the wide range of options enables candidates to progress to specialist roles such as human resource management, marketing, budgeting and financial services.

Higher National Certificate in Business Management qualification consists of 8 mandatory units for a combined total of 120 academic credits. This curriculum is defined as being the number of credits that may be awarded to a learner for the successful achievement of the learning outcomes of a unit. One credit is equal to 10 hours of National Learning Hours.

1st Semester 
PIC/ HNCBM  /4021 Principles of Management and Leadership 15
PIC / HNCBM /4022 Workplace Communication 15
PIC / HNCBM /4023 Financial Awareness for Managers 15
PIC / HNCBM /4024 Management Organisational Activities 15
2nd Semester
PIC / HNCBM /4025 Management Decision Making 15
PIC / HNCBM /4026 Recruitment and Selection in an Organization 15
PIC / HNCBM /4027 Budget Management 15
PIC / HNCBM /4028 Marketing Essentials for Managers 15

This is a stand-alone qualification, but there are entry requirements. Applicants must have obtained one of the followings: General Certificate Educational (G.C.E) Advanced Level qualification with 3 passes or any qualification which is at Level 3 or foundation diploma course and General Certificate Educational (G.C.E) Ordinary level qualification or equivalent qualification with 06 subject’s passes.

This certificate qualification is expected to be provided minimum of 08 months for full-time study. PiC should make sure the time management and hours of program are covered as per the qualification requirements. This programme is flexible and delivered in person, virtual platform, through lectures, tutorial assignments and semester examination is required.