Higher National Diploma Procurement And Supply Science (HND)

Structure of the Programme (Semester-by-semester schedule/structure, of course, showing the credit value of each course). These are presented in the tables below

First Year, First Semester
Code Title Credits
CLT101 Computer Literacy I 2.0
PUS101 Quantitative Methods I 3.0
PUS103 Economics I 3.0
PUS105 Introduction to Procurement Mgt I 3.0
PUS107 Internal and External Relationships in Procurement 3.0
PUS109 Procurement Context I 3.0
PUS111 Communication Skills 2.0
PUS113 African Studies 2.0
Totals 21.0

 

First Year, Second Semester
Code Title Credits
CLT102 Computer Literacy II 2.0
PUS102 Quantitative Methods II 3.0
PUS104 Economics II 3.0
PUS106 Introduction to Procurement Management II 3.0
PUS108 Internal and External Relationships in Procurement II 3.0
PUS110 Procurement Contexts II 3.0
PUS112 Business Communication 2.0
PUS114 Cost and Business Accounting 3.0
PUS116 Industrial Attachment 2.0
Totals 24.0

 

Second Year, First Semester
Code Title Credits
PUS201 Business and Public Administration I 6.0
PUS203 Managing Purchasing/Supply Relationship I 3.0
PUS205 Information Communication Technology I 2.0
PUS207 Commercial Law I 3.0
PUS209 Public Procurement Practice/ Contracts I 6.0
PUS211 Managing and Securing Supplies I 3.0
PUS213 Understanding the Procurement Environment I 3.0
PUS215 Negotiations in Procurement 3.0
Totals 29.0

 

Second Year, Second Semester
Code Title Credits
PUS202 Business and Public Administration II 3.0
PUS204 Managing Purchasing and Supply Relationship II 3.0
PUS206 Information Communication Technology ICT II 2.0
PUS208 Commercial Law II 3.0
PUS210 Public Procurement: Act 663 3.0
PUS212 Managing and Securing Supplies II 3.0
PUS214 Understanding the Procurement Environment II 3.0
PUS216 Research Methodology 2.0
PUS218 Industrial Attachment 2.0
Totals 24.0

 

Third Year, First Semester
Code Title Credits
ETP313 Entrepreneurship and small business management 3.0
PUS301 Strategic supply chain management 1 3.0
PUS303 International business management 1 3.0
PUS305 Organisational Behaviour 1 3.0
PUS307 Marketing 1 3.0
PUS309 Procurement in action 3.0
PUS313 Managing procurement performance 3.0
Totals 21.0

 

Third Year, Second Semester
Code Title Credits
PUS302 Strategic Supply Chain Management II 0.0
PUS304 International Business Management II 0.0
PUS306 Organizational Behaviour II 0.0
PUS308 Marketing II 0.0
PUS310 Analyzing Risk in Procurement 0.0
PUS312 Procurement Ethics 0.0
PUS314 Project Work 0.0
Totals 0.0