This is an entry-level higher education qualification. The qualification is primarily vocational, with a strong industry-oriented focus and it emphasises selected general principles together with more specific procedures and their application. The Higher Certificate typically includes a simulated work experience or work-integrated learning component.
Our Higher Certificate Programmes
Higher Certificate in Events Management
Affords students the perfect opportunity to develop the skills and knowledge required to succeed in the demanding and competitive industry of events management. This programme offers students the necessary current and practical theory needed to thrive in the work place.
Higher Certificate in Social Media and Communication
The Higher Certificate in Social Media and Communication aims to develop students’ social media communication skills within the growing, fast-paced industries influenced and impacted by social media and communications.
Higher Certificate in Tax Administration
Gain knowledge of applicable tax administration policy and relevant tax legislation. Be able to apply them in practice and provide assistance to a taxpayer, where necessary.
Higher Certificate in Public Sector Procurement
Build skills in public sector procurement and supply chain management to promote effective service delivery and economic development.
Higher Certificate in Human Resource Management
Provides an ideal platform for school leavers to develop basic human resource administration knowledge, skills and competencies. It offers up-to-date information on domestic and international human resource practices.
Higher Certificate in Marketing
Be able to think across different disciplines, as companies are confronted with a continuous process of developing and maintaining a feasible fit between organisations’ objectives, skills and resources and their changing marketing opportunities.
Higher Certificate in Project Management
Build a framework for understanding the dynamics of project management and covers all the essential elements and processes in project management.
Higher Certificate in Public Management
Develop an integrated conceptual understanding, synthesis and application of specific issues in public management.
Higher Certificate in Accounting
Develop an integrated conceptual understanding, synthesis and application of accounting principles.
Higher Certificate in Information Technology
The qualification aims to develop an integrated conceptual understanding, synthesis and application of information technology principles.
Higher Certificate in Supply Chain Management
This part time course equips students with a sound fundamental knowledge base and basic skills regarding supply chain management.
Higher Certificate in Local Government and Development Management
Empowers students with a high level of professional expertise together with a broad range of managerial skills in the local government sector.
Higher Certificate in Business Management
Develop skills, knowledge and values in the areas of team management, strategic management, project management, marketing, finance and people management.