Management is the art and science of planning, coordinating and leading group efforts. If you are interested in mobilising human and material resources to achieve organisational goals, the Bachelor of Commerce (BCom) in Management will give you a fundamental understanding of how to apply key managerial concepts and theories in the contemporary work environment. At UOWD, the BCom in Management program will provide you with the opportunity to analyse, diagnose and execute judgments across a broad range of technical and management functions. It will help you develop an understanding of how group dynamics affect individual and group behaviour, and to identify barriers to change and effective ways of overcoming them. The program of study provides a comprehensive overview of the management function, which is applicable to a range of business sectors.
UOWD’s Bachelor of Commerce (BCom) in Management program provides a comprehensive overview of the management function, which is applicable to a range of business sectors. Graduates of the BCom in Management can undertake professional roles such as:
- Management Consultants
- Advertising Managers
- Marketing and Public Relations Managers
- Administrative Services Managers
- Property Managers
- Human Resource Managers
- Labour relations Managers
- Strategic Business Analysts.
Accreditation and Recognition
This program is accredited by the UAE Ministry of Education - Higher Education Affairs and is fully recognised within the UAE, GCC nations and internationally for further education and employment in the private and public sectors.
In addition, the program is quality assured by UOW, which is registered with the Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency (TEQSA), the national regulator of the higher education sector in Australia. UOWD graduates have the opportunity to exchange their UOWD degree for the equivalent UOW degree after completion.
To qualify for award of the degree of Bachelor of Commerce (Management), a candidate shall accrue an aggregate of at least 204 Credit Points (cp) which include 60 cp of General Education 78 cp from Program Core, 48 cp from Major and 18 cp of Electives.
1. General Education (GED)
Students are required to complete 60 credit points of General Education from the following six (6) categories: (a) Information Technology and Mathematics (18 cp), (b) English, Arabic or other languages (18 cp), (c) Islamic Studies or History or Culture (6 cp), (d) Natural Sciences (6 cp), (e) Humanities or Arts (6 cp) and (f) Social or Behavioural Sciences (6 cp).
2. Program core
|Subject code||Subject title||Credit points|
|ACCY111||Accounting Fundamentals in Society||6 cp|
|ACCY112||Accounting in Organizations||6 cp|
|COMM101||Principles of Responsible Commerce||6 cp|
|COMM113||Business Oriented Information Systems||6 cp|
|COMM121||Statistics for Business||6 cp|
|ECON101||Macroeconomic Essentials for Business||6 cp|
|ECON111||Introductory Microeconomics||6 cp|
|FIN111||Introductory Principles of Finance||6 cp|
|MARK101||Marketing Principles||6 cp|
|MGMT102||Business Communications||6 cp|
|MGMT110||Introduction to Management||6 cp|
|MGMT316||Operations Management||6 cp|
|COMM334 (Capstone)||Intercultural Applications of Socially Innovative Business||6 cp|
|Subject code||Subject title||Credit points|
|MGMT201||Organisational Behaviour||6 cp|
|MGMT206||Managing Human Resources||6 cp|
|MGMT311||Management of Change||6 cp|
|MGMT314||Strategic Management||6 cp|
|MGMT351||Responsible Leadership||6 cp|
|MGMT215||Small Business Management||6 cp|
|MGMT220||Organisational Analysis||6 cp|
|MGMT350||Continuous Quality Improvement||6 cp|
Students are expected to complete 3 electives (18 cp) from 100, 200 or 300 levels.
General Education Subjects
Information Technology or Mathematics (18cp)
|MATH015*||Foundation Mathematics A||6 cp|
|STAT015*||Introduction to Statistics||6 cp|
|CSCI015*||Computer Applications||6 cp|
*Challenge Tests are available in MATH 015, CSCI 015 and STAT 015. The tests are held in the first week of the semester and exemption from a subject will be granted on attaining a mark of 60% or above.
English, Arabic or other languages (18 cp)
|GED010||Academic Study Skills 1||12 cp|
|GED020||Academic Study Skills 2||6 cp|
Islamic Studies, History or Culture (6 cp)
|ARTS017||Islamic Culture||6 cp|
Social or Behavioural Sciences (6 cp)
|PSYC015||Introduction to Psychology||6 cp|
|SOC103||Introduction to Sociology||6 cp|
Natural or Physical Sciences (6 cp)
|ENVI030||Environmental Sciences||6 cp|
|PHYS030||Foundation Physics||6 cp|
Humanities or Arts (6 cp)
|ARTS035||Introduction to Philosophy||6 cp|
|LAW101||Law, Business and Society||6 cp|
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