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Diploma in Business Administration

Students enrolled in this two-year program earn a Diploma in Business Administration. The program is designed to prepare students for entry-level positions in private and public organizations and for higher studies in business.

 

Aims and Objectives

 

The aims and objectives of the program are: 

  • To enhance the students’ critical thinking and develop their basic analytical and decision-making skills.
  • To provide students a broad understanding of the fundamental principles and theories of the basic areas of business including economics, accounting, finance, management and marketing.
  • To equip graduates with a solid academic, technical and intellectual background that would enable them to pursue higher studies in undergraduate and professional schools.

 

Learning Outcomes

 

Upon successful completion of this program of study, its graduates will:

 

  1. Demonstrate critical thinking in examining, analyzing, recommending and applying actions based on business concepts and models to address real-world business issues, through an effectual assessment of global issues facing organizations.
  2. Apply fundamental concepts and practices of business to manage information in order to solve problems and identify business opportunities.
  3. Manage individual and team projects, workplace relationships, and customer service strategies by using effective interpersonal skills.
  4. Anticipate problems and prepare contingency plans, control budgets, design and develop documentation and related processes, and follow legislative and regulatory requirements.

 

Credit Requirements

 

The program requires a minimum of 120 ECTS credits as follows:

 

 

 

 

Credits

 

 

 

General Education Requirements

42

 

Business Core Requirements

42

 

Major Requirements

36

 

Total

120

 

 

 

COURSES OFFERED

 

General Education Requirements           
 

ECO101 Principles of Microeconomics (6)     

ECO201 Principles of Macroeconomics (6)    

ENG101 English Communication (6)              

ENG102 English Writing (6)

ENG201 Advanced English (6)                     

GRE101 Modern Greek (6)                          

GRE201 Modern Greek II (6)                                                     

HST101 European History (6)                       

HST102 History of Cyprus (6)                      

MTH101 Mathematics (6)                             

MTH102 Statistics (6)

MTH201 Finite Mathematics (6)

MTH204 Statistics II (6)

PHI101 Introduction to Philosophy (6)

POL101 Political Studies (6)

PSY101 Introduction to Psychology (6)

SOC101 Principles of Sociology (6) 

 

Business Core Requirements                         
 

ACC101 Financial Accounting (6)

ACC401 Managerial and Cost Accounting (6)

CSC101 Introduction to Computing (6)

CSC102 Computer Applications (6)

CSC203 Management Information Systems (6)

FIN101 Principles of Financial Management (6)

LAW101 Business Law (6)

MAR101 Principles of Marketing (6)

MGT101 Principles of Management (6)

MGT302 Organizational Behavior (6)

MGT401 International Business (6)

MGT403 Business Policy and Strategic Management (6)

 

Major Requirements                                                            
 

ACC201 Financial Accounting II (6)

ECO301 International Economics   (6)

MAR204 Consumer Behavior (6)

MAR205 Public Relations (6)

MAR308 Strategic Marketing (6)

MGT201 Production and Operational Management (6)

MGT203 Management Theory and Practice (6)

MGT303 Management Science (6)

MGT402 Human Resource Management (6)

MGT404 Business Ethics (6)

 

The number of teaching hours (TH) for each course is 3 except when otherwise stated.


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