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Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Hospitality Management

The Bachelor of Science with Honors in Hospitality Management is targeted at those who wish to enter the Hospitality and Tourism sector and build a career in Hotel Operations by carefully combining theoretical and practical learning to ensure that graduates have both the knowledge and the skills to succeed in Botswana’s Hospitality industry.

 

What we offer

As a student of BSc (Hons) in Hospitality Management you will:

  • Benefit from the holistic teaching approach that instills not just the knowledge but the practical skills that will be deployed throughout your career.
  • Leverage on opportunities to learn directly from peers and professionals in the industry through exchange programmes, internships and industrial training placements.
  • Graduate with an internationally recognized qualification from Botho University that will see you become a qualified and competitive professional in your respective industry.

 

Who is this course for?

Our BSc (Hons) in Hospitality Management course is a great fit if you’re:

  • Looking to build a career in the hospitality industry
  • In possession of good marketing and presentation skills
  • Curious about facts and figures

 

Career Prospects

  • Restaurant managers
  • Food and Beverage Managers
  • Guest Relations Managers
  • Front Office Managers
  • Executive Housekeepers
  • Rooms divisions Managers
  • Reservations Managers
  • Sales and Marketing Managers
  • Tourism and Hospitality Consultants
  • Researchers and Lecturers

 

* Important note: The programmes offered in this website/advert are accredited by BQA and offered at Botho University at the time of publication. Please refer to your offer letter from our admissions department for any changes in programme name or duration that may be affected due to regulatory requirements.

BSc (Hons) in Health Information Management

This course combines Science, Business and Information Technology to ensure that students who undertake it comes out furnished with the necessary skills they will need to work in middle to senior management grades in clinical and hospital settings or physicians’ offices as Health Data & Information Managers, Bio Statisticians, Medical Informaticians, Data Quality Managers, Researchers, and Public Health Information Managers or Officers.

 

What we offer

As a student of BSc (Hons) in Health Information Management you will:

  • Benefit from the holistic teaching approach that instills not just the knowledge but the practical skills that will be deployed throughout your career.
  • Leverage on opportunities to learn directly from peers and professionals in the industry through exchange programmes, internships and industrial training placements.
  • Graduate with an internationally recognized qualification from Botho University that will see you become a qualified and competitive professional in your respective industry.

 

Who is this course for?

Our BSc (Hons) in Health Information Management course is a great fit if you’re:

  • Interested in working in a hospital or clinical setting, or a physician’s office.
  • In possession of good research, data collection and analytical talents.
  • In display of great creative, critical, logical and analytical thinking skills.

 

Career Prospects

  • Health Data & Information Management Officer/Manager
  • Medical Informatician
  • Data Quality Manager & Researcher
  • Public Health Information Manager/Officer
  • Inpatient and Outpatient HIM Coder & Coding Educator
  • Director – Coding Operations Hospital
  • HIM Analyst/Coder
  • HIM Programme Director
  • Medical Coding Manager

 

* Important note: The programmes offered in this website/advert are accredited by BQA and offered at Botho University at the time of publication. Please refer to your offer letter from our admissions department for any changes in programme name or duration that may be affected due to regulatory requirements.

B.Ed. (Hons) in Primary Education

The Bachelor of Education with Honors in Primary Education is designed for those who would like to have a career in Education, specifically at the Primary level as a Teacher, Physical Education Trainer, Education Technology Specialist, Guidance Counsellor or School Administrator.

What we offer

As an online student of B.Ed (Hons) in Primary Education you will:

  • Enjoy the freedom and flexibility of studying whenever and wherever it suits you thanks to an easy-to-use, intuitive online learning platform which you can access from your desktop or mobile device – anytime, anywhere.
  • Access the same student benefits as on-campus Botho University students, such as a student ID card and eligibility to apply for an NUS student discount card.
  • Graduate with an internationally-recognised qualification identical in title and quality to that of an on-campus Botho University student.

Whom this course is for

Our B.Ed (Hons) in Primary Education course is a great fit if you are:

  • Passionate about children with a keenness to mould them into responsible members of society.
  • A good communicator with the relevant traits to thrive in this business such as patience, empathy and adaptability.
  • Have a strong foundation of knowledge and a good moral standing.

Career Prospects

  • Teacher
  • Primary School Administrator
  • Educational Technologist
  • Guidance Counsellor
  • Inspector of Schools
  • Physical Education Trainer

BSc in Computer Networking

This qualification is designed to produce graduates with the theoretical and practical skill set to apply the latest technologies and tools in networks. The graduate can be ready with the necessary skills to build small, mid and large enterprise network solutions for the organizations. In addition, it offers new applications which can be effectively used in Computer Networking.

What we offer

Some of the core concepts of BSc in Computer Networking are:

  • Basic networking topics (LANs, WANs, Ethernet, and so on)
  • Troubleshooting and solving network problems
  • Wireless technologies (such as Wi-Fi and Bluetooth) and security
  • Security for various network types, including basic computer forensics
  • Authentication types and their respective configurations and management
  • Network design and implementation

Who is this course for?

  • Wishing to build your career in the area of Network Infrastructure.
  • Have a knack for problem solving for network issues.

Career prospects

  • Network Specialist.  
  • Network Technician. 
  • Network Administrator. 
  • Network Analyst.  
  • Network Manager.  
  • Network Engineer.  
  • Network Solutions Architect.

 

* Important note: The programmes offered in this website/advert are accredited by BQA and offered at Botho University at the time of publication. Please refer to your offer letter from our admissions department for any changes in programme name or duration that may be effected due to regulatory requirements.

BSc (Hons) in Multimedia Systems

The Bachelor of Science with Honors in Multimedia Systems is designed especially for those who would like a career in the IT Sector through Multimedia Development, Digital Media Applications, Printing, Marketing, Photographic Services, Graphic Design, 2D and 3D Transformations, Web Technologies and Design, Video & Radio Production, and much more. Graduates of this programme can choose several career paths in fields such as Multimedia Entertainment, Multimedia Systems and Applications and Web-Based Development.

What we offer

As a student of BSc (Hons) in Multimedia Systems you will:

  • Benefit from the holistic teaching approach that instils not just the knowledge but the practical skills that will be deployed throughout your career.
  • Leverage opportunities to learn directly from peers and professionals in the industry through exchange programmes, internships and industrial training placements.
  • Graduate with an internationally recognized qualification from Botho University that will see you become a qualified and competitive professional in your respective industry.

Who is this course for?

Our BSc (Hons) in Multimedia Systems course is a great fit if you’re:

  • Looking to forge a career in the Information Technology Industry
  • Interested in developing advanced multimedia applications
  • Keen on working in the Multimedia space through entertainment, systems and application development or management.

Career options

  • Multimedia Developer
  • Digital Media Specialist
  • Digital Marketer
  • Photographic Editor
  • Graphic Designer
  • Multimedia Specialist
  • 2D and 3D Designer
  • Web Designer
  • Video & Radio Producer

 

* Important note: The programmes offered in this website/advert are accredited by BQA and offered at Botho University at the time of publication. Please refer to your offer letter from our admissions department for any changes in programme name or duration that may be affected due to regulatory requirements.

BSc (Hons) in Network Security and Computer Forensics

Students undertaking this programme gain a strong understanding of computer technology and networks as well as the skills and discipline required to protect these systems and data from malicious manipulation and attacks. With the acquired knowledge they can effectively address the rising need for cyber security in the corporate setting as technology continues to advance and get increasingly adapted in various processes.

What we offer

As a student of BSc (Hons) in Network Security and Computer Forensics you will:

  • Benefit from the holistic teaching approach that instils not just the knowledge but the practical skills that will be deployed throughout your career.
  • Leverage opportunities to learn directly from peers and professionals in the industry through exchange programmes, internships and industrial training placements.
  • Graduate with an internationally recognized qualification from Botho University that will see you become a qualified and competitive professional in your respective industry.

Who is this course for?

Our BSc (Hons) in Network Security and Computer Forensics course is a great fit if you’re:

  • Wishing to build your career in the Information Technology sector
  • Have a knack for problem solving
  • Set on rising to the task in a challenging work environment that requires diligence while handling of sensitive information.

Career prospects

  • Information Technology
  • Computer Forensics Analyst
  • Vulnerability Security Research Engineer
  • Digital Forensics Examiner
  • Malware Media Forensics Analyst
  • Forensics Auditor
  • Network Security Specialist
  • Computer Crime Investigator
  • Security Analyst

 

* Important note: The programmes offered in this website/advert are accredited by BQA and offered at Botho University at the time of publication. Please refer to your offer letter from our admissions department for any changes in programme name or duration that may be affected due to regulatory requirements.

BSc (Hons) in Computing

The Bachelor of Science with Honors in Computing allows the student to be proficient in the different facets of computing including programming, networking, designing, software engineering and hardware maintenance. It is a marketable course, producing candidates with the competencies to thrive in the Information Technology sector.

What we offer

As a student of BSc (Hons) in Computing you will:

  • Benefit from the holistic teaching approach that instills not just the knowledge but the practical skills that will be deployed throughout your career.
  • Leverage on opportunities to learn directly from peers and professionals in the industry through exchange programmes, internships and industrial training placements.
  • Graduate with an internationally recognized qualification from Botho University that will see you become a qualified and competitive professional in your respective industry.

Who is this course for?

Our BSc (Hons) in Computing course is a great fit if you’re:

  • Leaning towards creating a career in the Information Technology sector.
  • Keen on programming, development of software, websites and mobile applications.
  • Inclined towards innovation in the realm of Computer Science and Information Technology.

Career Prospects

  • Software Engineer
  • Network Engineer
  • Network Administrator
  • Database Designer
  • Database Administrator
  • Web Designer
  • System Administrator
  • IT Manager
  • Game Developer

 

* Important note: The programmes offered in this website/advert are accredited by BQA and offered at Botho University at the time of publication. Please refer to your offer letter from our admissions department for any changes in programme name or duration that may be affected due to regulatory requirements.

BBA in Small Business Management

The qualification is designed for prospective graduates seeking to develop business skills and competencies to start and grow small businesses and contribute to economic growth and the creation of sustainable job opportunities. Many big companies across the globe started small and grew into conglomerates.  Hence, the key thrust of the programme is to develop business owners or managers capable of scaling up business entities and transforming economies across the globe. The programme is underpinned by both theoretical and practical modules to enrich the learners’ experience and prepare them to make significant contributions to the economy as employers or employees.

What we Offer

As a student of BBA in Small Business Management you will:

  • Benefit from the holistic teaching approach that instils not just the knowledge but the practical skills that will be deployed throughout your career
  • Leverage opportunities to learn directly from peers and professionals in the industry through exchange programmes, internships and industrial training placements.
  • Graduate with an internationally recognized qualification from Botho University that will see you become a qualified and competitive professional in your respective area of interest.

Our BBA in Small  Management programme is a great fit if you’re:

  • Interested in establishing your own business
  • Seeking an Opportunity to grow and manage a business
  • Interested in pursuing a career in business development and management.
  • Looking to launch a business or are interested in running a company or startup.
  • Keen on developing and growing small businesses and impacting your community
  • Interested in acquiring research skills. 
  • Seeking acquisition of presentation skills, marketing intelligence and other competencies required to work effectively in any business setting

Who the course is for?

This programme is for those seeking to develop competency in business development especially of small businesses,  those that want to acquire skills and competencies in business development and management as well those who aspire to work in the business development area as well those that want to acquire skills and competencies in growing and upscaling small businesses, those seeking to acquire knowledge on the intricacies of starting, growing and sustaining small businesses. The programme will also be beneficial to those seeking personal and professional growth as well as those that aspire to impact their communities through imparting business development and management skills.  

Career Prospects

Graduates of this programme can become:

  • Entrepreneurs
  • Consultants
  • Business Analysts
  • Managers of Venture Capital Firms
  • Sales and Marketing Executives
  •  Internet marketing and sales
  •  Customer Relationship  Managers
  • General Managers
  • Business Development Managers
  • Small Business Owner/Operator  

 

* Important note: The programmes offered in this website/advert are accredited by BQA and offered at Botho University at the time of publication. Please refer to your offer letter from our admissions department for any changes in programme name or duration that may be affected due to regulatory requirements.

BCom in Investment and Banking

The qualification is designed for prospective graduates seeking to develop business skills and competencies to start and grow small businesses and contribute to economic growth and the creation of sustainable job opportunities. Many big companies across the globe started small and grew into conglomerates.  Hence, the key thrust of the programme is to develop business owners or managers capable of scaling up business entities and transforming economies across the globe. The programme is underpinned by both theoretical and practical modules to enrich the learners’ experience and prepare them to make significant contributions to the economy as employers or employees.

What we Offer

Candidates who enrol in this programme can benefit from:

  • A competency-based curriculum that places emphasis on the holistic acquisition of critical skills in corporate finance, investments, accounting, research and management, and banking.
  • Practically oriented learning in fully-fledged computer labs to apply relevant and upcoming software in the investment and banking field.
  • Qualified and BQA certified lecturers with vast experience
  • Guest lectures by leading banking and investment experts

Graduates of this programme can;

  • Develop strategies that drive the operations of financial institution
  • Effectively communicate financial information and its implications on investment decisions
  • Advise on mergers and acquisitions
  • Manage financial risk and advise in international trade transactions
  • Develop and implement credit policies for financial institutions
  • Evaluate macroeconomic factors and give advice on their effect on financial institutions
  • Analyse and evaluate the financial information
  • Manage investments and develop risk mitigation measures
  • Evaluate the long-term profitability of investments and provide advise to investors
  • Develop new businesses ideas and help improve existing ones
  • Develop and implement corporate governance guidelines for financial institutions

Skills you will need

  • An interest in the financial institutions and how they function
  • Willingness to work long hours
  • Excellent skills in excel
  • Good analytical skills, and the ability to see the big picture
  • Energetic and an intense desire to learn
  • Highly organised and effective decision making
  • Internet Savvy
  • Enthusiasm and dedication
  • Excellent mathematics skills
  • Good planning and organizational abilities
  • Strong personal and people skills
  • Effective communication skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Adaptability and flexibility

Career Prospects

Entry and operations level jobs in the finance industry, including:

  • Investment
  • Banking
  • Portfolio Management
  • Accounting
  • Estate Administration
  • Taxation
  • Auditing
  • Corporate Governance
  • Stock Brokers
  • Market Analyst
  • Consultancy: Public and private sector

 

* Important note: The programmes offered in this website/advert are accredited by BQA and offered at Botho University at the time of publication. Please refer to your offer letter from our admissions department for any changes in programme name or duration that may be effected due to regulatory requirements.

BBA in Business Management

What we offer

As a student of BBA in Business Management you will:

  • Benefit from the holistic teaching approach that instils not just the knowledge but the practical skills that will be deployed throughout your career.
  • Leverage opportunities to learn directly from peers and professionals in the industry through exchange programmes, internships and industrial training placements.
  • Graduate with an internationally recognized qualification from Botho University that will see you become a qualified and competitive professional in your respective industry.

Who is this course for

Our course is a great fit if you’re:

  • Passionate about the world of business, its makings and would like to forge a career in management.
  • Looking to launch a business or are interested in running a company or startup.
  • Interested in gaining presentation skills, marketing intelligence and other competencies required to work effectively in a business setting.

Career prospects

  • Operations Manager
  • Business Process Orchestration Analyst
  • Business Consultant
  • Business Lecturer
  • Branch Supervisor
  • Branch Manager
  • Country Manager
  • Change Management Consultant

 

* Important note: BBA in Business Management will be offered from July 2022