Programme: PGDip (Communication Management)

Code Faculty Department
07220038 Faculty of Economic and Management Sciences Department: Business Management
Credits Duration NQF level
Minimum duration of study: 1 year Total credits: 120 NQF level:  08

Admission requirements

  1. Relevant bachelor’s degree
  2. Weighted average of at least 65% at final-year level

Programme outline

The content of each module will consist of formal lectures, assignments and an examination. The examination for all modules will contribute 50% towards the final mark of a module. Students must pass all the modules. 

A student will not be allowed to register more than twice for the same module.
There are no supplementary examinations for any of the modules.

Examinations and pass requirements

  1. All the required reports must be submitted for the report module. A student will need an average of 50% for each report to pass the module.
  2. An average of 50% is required in each of the examinations.
  3. A maximum of two (2) years will be allowed for the completion of the diploma.
  4. In order to obtain the diploma with distinction an average of 75% must be obtained in each of the modules individually.

Minimum credits: 120

Core modules

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