Would you describe yourself as well-educated and well-rounded? Are you able to tackle the myriad problems facing managers in business? Do you care about the environment, understand global issues and conduct business in an ethical and sustainable way? Would you like to acquire advanced general strategic management skills and competencies to enhance your current qualification, knowledge and skills? If the above description applies to you, you are a perfect fit for Milpark Education’s flagship qualification, the MBA!
Milpark’s MBA curriculum consists of a purposefully selected blend of modules that ensure the development of managers skilled in the areas of social responsibility, the environment and corporate citizenship. At its core, the programme remains focused on the key management areas while paying sound attention to the critical skills that prepare our students to be ethical leaders for the common good in the context of the Fourth Industrial Revolution.
The principles underpinning our MBA degree are thus:
The MBA qualification will enable you to:
Milpark Business School empowers future leaders to pursue ethical and sustainable business practices informed by the sustainable development goals (SDGs). This vision is built on “phronesis” (practical wisdom), emphasising not only the development of great business leaders, but leadership for the #commongood. Ethical and sustainable business practices are therefore at the heart of our teaching and research philosophy and find expression in our AMBA-accredited multi-disciplinary MBA programme.
Milpark’s MBA curriculum consists of a purposefully selected blend of modules that ensure the development of managers who are skilled in the areas of social responsibility, the environment and corporate citizenship. At its core, the programme remains focused on the key management areas while paying sound attention to the critical skills that prepare our students to be ethical leaders for the common good in the context of the Fourth Industrial Revolution.
The MBA is aimed at middle to senior managers in possession of a postgraduate degree or equivalent, desirous of acquiring advanced general strategic management skills and competencies. The ideal MBA graduate is a welleducated and well-rounded individual able to tackle the myriad problems facing managers in business. S/he is respected by the community, cares about the environment, understands global issues and conducts business in an ethical and sustainable way.
The principles underpinning our MBA degree are thus:
Do you want to take your studies and career to the next level? If you have a recognised Honours Degree or Postgraduate Diploma, this MBA is for you. Our MBA offers a challenging interactive experience where students apply relevant business management aspects to real-world business challenges. This stimulating MBA programme incorporates a strategic approach to business through small classes, both online and face-to-face. It equips individuals who are self-driven, ambitious and career-oriented with the requisite knowledge and skills required to pursue their chosen career path in an uncertain and volatile environment.
Successful completion of this qualification should enable the student to:
The MBA programme is delivered in ten-week blocks per module, with students completing two modules at a time. Students will be able to complete eight modules per year, and hence the full qualification in the minimum time of two years.
|Business Report Writing, Quantitative Analysis and Presentation Skills
|General Management Environment||GENV01-8||-||15||Compulsory|
|Business Ethics and Corporate Governance||BECG01-8||-||15||Compulsory|
|Social Responsibility and Environmental Management||SREM01-8||-||15||Compulsory|
|Finance for Non-Financial Managers**||FNFM01-OS**||-||0||Bridging**|
|Operations and Technology Management||OTMA01-9||-||12||Compulsory|
|Marketing and Sales Management||MSMA01-9||-||12||Compulsory|
|Advanced Business Research Methodology||ABRM01-9||-||8||Compulsory|
|Management Accounting and Finance (Part 1)||MAFI1A-8||-||15||Compulsory|
|Leadership and Change Management||LCHM01-9||-||15||Compulsory|
|Global Trade (Macroeconomics – BRICS – Developing Markets)||GTRA01-9||-||15||Compulsory|
|Management Accounting and Finance (Part 2)||MAFI1B-9||MAFI1A-8||10||Compulsory|
|Integrated Business Strategy||IBST01-9||-||15||Compulsory|
|Elective (select one):
Entrepreneurship and Innovation
Business in Emerging Markets
|Dissertation (approved final submission)||DISSUB-9||DISSEX-9||1||Compulsory|
**This module is compulsory for all students who have not studied financial management at an undergraduate or postgraduate level or have no working experience in financial management.
This course must be successfully completed within the first two semesters of study and before students will be allowed to register for Management Accounting and Finance (Part 1) MAFI1A-8.
Admission to the qualification is subject to academic selection criteria. The applicant must:
In exceptionally limited cases, admission to the qualification may also take place via Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL).
*Kindly contact the relevant Programme Manager BEFORE applying online for admission on RPL grounds to determine availability, as RPL admissions are limited to 10% of the total intake and it is therefore continuously oversubscribed.
In addition to fulfilling the Entry Route 1 selection criteria, RPL applicants must meet the following criteria:
Note: only once all Entry Route 1 places have been finalised, can any RPL candidates be admitted onto the qualification.
International applicants whose first language is not English are required to provide proof of proficiency in English prior to admission to the qualification.
Any applicant who has a certificate other than a South African National Senior Certificate or a South African undergraduate degree must provide a SAQA Certificate of Equivalence, if they want to enrol for a postgraduate qualification (www.saqa.org.za).
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