Faculty of Economics & Information Technology Systems

Department of Management Studies

Vision:

To be a leading department in the province and beyond in the development and provision of high quality market driven and career focused professional programmes that are relevant, useful, and capable of producing a new generation of independent and creative thinkers with critical, scholarly and entrepreneurial attributes grounded on morally sound work ethics and responsible leadership. Such leaders will make meaningful contribution to local, regional and international imperatives through blended teaching and learning using appropriate technology, research, industry and community partnerships.

Values: 

  • Commit to offer quality education
  • Protect and uphold the integrity of the department
  • To ensure good moral conduct
  • Commit to professionalism and accountability
  • Subscribe to social, economic and environmental imperatives

 

Goals and Objectives: 

  • To provide a wide range of diploma and degree programmes in public affairs, commerce and people development.
  • To empower and produce aspiring graduates and professionals with appropriate knowledge and skills to address the real challenges locally, provincially and nationally.
  • Engage in developmental partnerships with stakeholders in the different disciplines embodied in the department.
  • Encourage integrated learning through the application of appropriate technology
  • To undertake research and community work.

 

PROGRAMMES IN THE DEPARTMENT

 Outline of programmes offered

 

Department

Programme Offered

Duration

Management Studies Department

BCom Honours in Business Management

1

Bachelor of Commerce (General)

3

BTech: Human Resource Management

1

BTech: Public Management

1

ND: Local Government Finance

3

ND: Local Government Finance (Extended)

4

ND: Public Management

3

Diploma: Human Resources Management

3

Diploma: Human Resources Management (Extended)

4

*Bachelor of Commerce: Entrepreneurship

3

*Bachelor of Commerce: Human Resource Management

3

*Programme may be offered in 2019 or 2020 upon the approval of DHET


NATIONAL DIPLOMA IN PUBLIC MANAGEMENT

Offering Place: Queenstown

Offering Type: Full -time


BACHELOR OF TECHNOLOGY IN PUBLIC MANAGEMENT

Offering Place: Queenstown

Offering Type: Full-time


DIPLOMA IN HUMAN RESOURCES MANAGEMENT and DIPLOMA IN HUMAN RESOURCES MANAGEMENT (Extended)

Offering Place: Queenstown

Offering Type: Full-time


NATIONAL DIPLOMA IN LOCAL GOVERNMENT FINANCE and NATIONAL DIPLOMA IN LOCAL GOVERNMENT FINANCE EXTENDED PROGRAMME

Offering Place: Queenstown

Offering Type: Full-time


BACHELOR OF TECHNOLOGY IN HUMAN RESOURCES MANAGEMENT

Offering Place: Queenstown

Offering Type: Full-time


BACHELOR OF COMMERCE (GENERAL)

Offering Place: Queenstown

Offering Type: Full-time


BACHELOR OF COMMERCE HONOURS (BUSINESS MANAGEMENT) 

Offering Place: Queenstown

Offering Type: Full-time


 

CONTACT DETAILS

Academic Secretary                     :    Mr. Lukhanyo Sixhoka, ND: OMT (WSU)

Email                                              :    lsixhoka@wsu.ac.za

Telephone                                      :    0408426839