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BACHELOR OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION IN FINANCE (BBA-FINANCE)

The Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance (BBA-FINANCE) course is designed to meet the need to formally focus our quality economic development on the period . It is a Three years course.

 



Programme Summary

Course Name:BBA Finance
Course Initials:  BBA-FINC
Duration:  3 years
Total Units:  36
Mode of Deliverence:
 

Programme Informations

Applicant should fulfil the following conditions

Option

Certificate of secondary education examination (C.S.E.E) or east Africa certificate of education (ordinary level) or equivalent with passes in four approved subject, obtained prior to the sitting of the advanced certificate of secondary Education Examination (A.C.S.E.E) or equivalent

And

Either

Two principal level passes in advanced certificate of secondary education examination (A.C.S.E.E.) or equivalent where the 

Or

An appropriate equivalent Diploma/Certificate approved by the senate of the open university of Tanzania. (The sum of points in Diploma must be 3.0 and above)

 Duration

The course shall be completed in three years in all modes. However a student can extend to a maximum of eight years for a distance mode.

The programme structure has three levels. Each level is equivalent to two academic years, assuming an average learner. Details of the courses in each level are provided in the table below

 

Level One

Code

Course Title

Units

OCP 100

Introduction to Computer

1

ODS 101A

Concepts and Theories of Social Development

1

ODS 101C

Political and Social Development in Africa

1

OFC 017

Communication Skills

1

OLG 111

Principles of HRM and Administrations

2

OAF 111

Principles of Accounting

2

OAF 112

Business Mathematics and Statistics

2

OAF 121

Finance I

2

 

Total units for level 1

12

Level Two

OME 212

Business Environment and Strategies

2

OME 213

Principle of Economics

2

OLG 221

Business Research Methods & Philosophy

2

OLG 222

Business Law and Ethics

2

OME 312

Entrepreneurship and Business Planning

2

OAF 211

Intermediate Accounting

2

 

Total units for level 2

12

Level Three

OAF 221

Management and Cost Accounting

2

OAF 311

Advanced Accounting

2

OAF 312

Auditing

2

OAF 321

Taxation and Public Finance

2

OAF 322

International Finance

2

OBM 399

Field Practice

2

 

Total units for level 3

12

Note: Total units for completing BBA (Accounting) = 36

S/No

Item

Local

TShs

EAC/SADC

(USD)

NON SADC (USD)

1

Registration fees

30,000

30

30

2

Student organization fees (Annually)

20,000

20

20

3

Student identity card

20,000

20

20

4

Quality Assurance fees (Annually)

20,000

20

40

5

Tuition fees per unit course

60,000

40

80

6

Field practical per unit

100,000

70

140

Note:

  1. Registration fees, student organization fees, identity fee, and quality assurance fees are paid during registration.
  2. Tuition fee is paid on instalment dependents on the number of units the student intend to study in a particular academic year
  3. Field practical fees is paid when student is due to go for industrial training
NAMECONTACTS
Mr Michael Mwacha

Email:michael.mwacha@out.ac.tz

Phone No.

The programme aim to enable student to acquire relevant knowledge and skills for making better financial decisions that will be in the best interest of their businesses, organizations and the country’s economy at large. Graduates are expected to be able to apply such knowledge and skills in public and private sector organizations.

It is also designed in a way that will earn graduates some exemptions on the professional examinations. Upon completion and passing all courses including field practical, a student will be awarded a Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance degree of the Open University of Tanzania.

All courses are examined during the academic year in which they are studied

Examination consist of one timed test and written examination

  • Test account for 30%
  • Written examination account for 70%